Download audiobooks, eBooks, music and videos directly to your computer or for use with a variety of devices, including iPhones, iPads, Android devices, Nooks, Kindles, and more.
What Is OverDrive?
OverDrive is a library-purchased subscription to eBook, audiobook, and video content. Madison Public Library, as part of the Wisconsin Public Library Consortium, has access to this shared collection. Using your library card, you can browse for titles to download to your computer or a variety of portable devices including MP3 players, iPods, iPads, Nooks, Kindles, and smartphones.
How Can I Use It?
OverDrive Help has a number of tutorial and overview videos that may help if you are having trouple.
Using it on your mobile device? Check out the mobile app overview video.
Troubleshooting OverDrive may involve checking several layers of software and hardware. Start with OverDrive's Help pages for the most accurate information on device compatibility and troubleshooting. If you need further assistance, please contact any of our libraries. If the staff are unable to help you with your specific question, they can refer you to someone who can.
Below are some Step-By-Step Guides specific to the device that you may have.
Mobile web site and apps available. See the mobile app overview video to get started.