OverDrive eBooks Overview

JSOU Library patrons have 3 options for accessing eBooks through our OverDrive collection: read in the browser, download using the Kindle App, or download using Adobe Digital Editions. 


1. Read in the browser, no download necessary (this is the only option on a government computer)

2. Download eBooks using the Kindle App

3. Download  PDF eBooks using Adobe Digital Editions (ADE)

OverDrive Listen: Streaming eAudiobooks

Learn More

All of these tutorials are adapted from OverDrive's help guides.

Find more at help.overdrive.com


*Due to security restrictions, the JSOU Library cannot utilize the OverDrive App. For this reason eBooks can only be downloaded using the Kindle App and eAudiobooks can only be streamed, not downloaded.

*Options requiring software download cannot be used on a government computer.