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Kindle Fire for Overdrive

KINDLE FIRE (Nassau Digital Doorway Overdrive Ebook Instructions)

View video tutorials on ebook devices and borrowing at http://www.overdrive.com/help-videos


NOTE 1)    Click Means (Click with mouse if available or Tap gently on screen)

NOTE 2)    Hold down click to return or delete book from your device when you're done with it.

Connect to Wifi (If Not Already Connected):

  • Click top right edge of device battery icon
  • Click Wifi
  • Choose a wifi antenna and type in password if necessary (not needed in library)
  • If your password is correct and you're in close proximity to wifi you're ready.
  • Click Home Icon

First Time Sign In:

  • Click Apps             
  • Click Cloud
  • Click Store
  • Type "Overdrive" inside "Search in Appstore" textbox
  • Click Overdrive Media Console
  • Click Free then Get App beside Overdrive Media Console
  • After installed, Click Home Icon, Click Apps, Click Device & Click Overdrive
  • Click Close if you're confronted with an About... screen.
  • Click Top Left "O" overdrive Icon (or older devices click menu on bottom)
  • Click Settings (or older devices click More Options then App Settings)
  • Click Get A Free Adobe ID
  1. -Fill in form and make sure you click Authorize or Create instead of DONE
  • Restart Overdrive [Click Home Icon, Click Apps, Click Device & Click Overdrive)
  • Click Top Left "O" overdrive Icon (or older devices click menu on bottom)
  • Click Settings (or older devices click More Options then App Settings)
  • Type in the Adobe ID (email address you just used above) & Password then Authorize
  • Click Top Left "O" overdrive Icon (or older devices click menu on bottom)
  • Click Add Library (or older devices click Get Books then Add Library)
  • Type in Your Zipcode over the greyish word Search and choose Plainedge
  • Click the greyish Star to the left of "Nassau" to make it yellow
  • Click Nassau Digital Doorway to open our book search
  • Click The Person Icon (Account)
  • Click Select Library
  • Click Plainedge
  • Type in your Library Card # (Found on back of library card)
  • Click Go

Find A Book:

Make sure you're inside OVERDRIVE (If not Click Home Icon & Apps/Device & Overdrive)

  • Option 1) Click on the Magnifying Glass to search by name
  • Option 2) Click on the Category (Menu) Icon to search by category
  • Option 3) Click on Advanced Search to search by Author

Suggestion: Click large blue button titled "Show me only copies available"

Get The Book:

Option 1) The top right corner shows a black book icon means it's available

  • -Click Borrow (or Sign-In for Availability first then Borrow after signing in)
  • -Click Download (Select One Format)
  • -Click Adobe EPUB eBook Checkbox
  • -Click "Confirm & Download"
  • -Click Top Left "O" overdrive Icon (or older devices click menu on bottom)
  • -Click Bookshelf to see it

Option 2) The top right corner shows a white/greyish book icon means it's not available at the moment

  • -Click Place a Hold (If you want to wait for it)
  • -Click Sign In
  • -Confirm your email address is correct then click "Place A Hold"