How to get started with OverDrive

What you Need

  • A Queens Public Library Card
  • A Queens Public Library PIN
  • An Android, iOS device, or Kindle Fire with the OverDrive mobile app, or compatible web browser

Installing OverDrive

Download the OverDrive  mobile app from the Google Play store (Android) and App Store (iOS).

To install using iOS, click here.

To install using Google Play, click here.

To install using Microsoft, click here.

Logging In & Checking out on OverDrive

Step 1: Once installation is completed open an app.

Step 2: Sign in with your library card.

Step 3: Enter your Library Card Number and PIN and tap "Login." Go to preferences on the left to change the format, language, audience, compatibility, availability, and sorting.

Step 4: Start browsing for your next read!

Accessing OverDrive from a Web Browser

You can also access, browse, and checkout on OverDrive from a web browser by visiting the OverDrive website here.