Audiobooks, and now Video!
An eBook is
an electronic version of a printed book published
in format that can be
read on a computer, iPad, Kindle, etc. An audiobook is
a spoken version of a book published in an electronic
listened to on a computer, smartphone, or handheld
Jericho High School Library provides access to eBooks,
audiobooks, and now video, through Overdrive.
downloaded from Overdrive can
never be overdue - they "return themselves" (disappear
from your device)
on their due date!
order to download material to your device
you will need:
Overdrive powered web site
username and password
free software (depending on your device)
on your device, you may need:
eBooks come in three formats: Kindle
Books, EPUB, and PDF. When you search
be sure to download the correct format
for your device. Not every book comes
in every format.
Books can be delivered to Kindle
devices and Kindle reading apps.
are for mobile devices and other eBook
have fixed text, but the page can be
zoomed to create a large print eBook.
Media Console This is the app
used to read the eBook on your smartphone
or iOS device
iPhone, iPod Touch). It is available for
free from the Overdrive web
site or from the App store for your device.
Digital Editions Adobe Digital
Editions is what manages your downloads
and checks them back
in at the end of the loan period. The
first time you use the Overdrive Media
Console you will be prompted
to sign up for an Adobe
Digital Editions ID.
You will not need Adobe Digital Editions
if you are using a Kindle or using the Kindle App
iPhone, iPod Touch) because Amazon handles both
and borrowed materials.
audiobooks come in two formats: MP3 and WMV (WMA titles
require a Windows computer).
site - enter "library card number"
and "pin" - confirm check out (make sure you
selected correct format) - at this point you can
download the item or, if this is your first time downloading,
download and install the software you need.
High School Library * 99 Cedar Swamp Road * Jericho,
New York 11753 (516) 203-3600 x3209
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