eBook Instructions

Instructions for using Overdrive

 

Are you new to downloadable media?  Using Library2Go! is easy with the OverDrive app or the Libby, by OverDrive app!  In just a few clicks you can browse, check out, and download the titles available at this site through the Gentry Public Library for your mobile device, eReader, or home computer using your patron library number (on your library card).  Patrons have access to eBooks, audiobooks, music, and video, and the best part … it’s free!

 

To see a complete list of compatible devices, please visit http://www.overdrive.com/resources/drc/.  Or, if you need assistance, please contact the library at 479-736-2054 or email bookmark@gentrylibrary.us.

 

iPhone / iPod Instructions:

 

To load the Overdrive App onto your iPhone or iPod Touch device:

 

  • Download from the App Store by searching for the Overdrive app or the Libby app.

  • From the results list, click Overdrive app or the Libby app.

  • The Overdrive icon displays with a description page.  Click Free.

  • The Free button changes to Install..  Click Install.  At this point,, follow the Apple instructions.

  • You will be asked to provide your Apple ID.  Installation takes about 30 seconds.

  • Click the Overdrive icon or the Libby icon on your phone to start the application.

  • You will need to click on Get Books+ in upper right-hand corner, click Add a Library, and search for Gentry Public Library the first time you access the application.  Once the information description page appears for Gentry Public Library, click on Arkansas Library2Go!  You will be redirected to the Library2Go! Mobile website, where you can begin searching for items to download!

  • Your Library Card Number and PIN number are both your current Gentry Library Card Number.

 

NOTE:  In order to view streaming videos, the Overdrive app is required (Libby will not stream videos).

 

Android device:

 

  • From the Google Play Store, search for Overdrive or Libby.  Either or both of these apps will download onto your device.  The difference is that Overdrive is needed to stream videos, Libby will not stream videos.

 

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Wednesday 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

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Phone: (479) 736-2054

Fax: (479) 736-8567

bookmark@gentrylibrary.us

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Gentry, Arkansas 72734

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