Kindle

Kindle Devices

Compatible Formats

Kindle and Kindle Paperwhite will work with the following Overdrive formats:

  • Kindle 
  • PDF
  • Open PDF

Kindle Fire e-readers will work with the following Overdrive formats:

  • Kindle 
  • PDF
  • Open PDF
  • EPUB (through the Overdrive Media App)
  • Open EPUB (through the Overdrive Media App)
  • Overdrive Read 

Checking Out E-Books

What you need

  • Kindle Device
  • Wi-Fi
  • Amazon Account
  • Access to Overdrive
  • Valid Library Card Number

How it works

  • Register your kindle
  • Browse/Checkout/Download from Overdrive
  • Transfer the Kindle file through the Amazon website for your Wi-Fi enabled device

Notes

  • If you do not have a Kindle device, you still can check out Kindle format e-books to other devices that allow you to download the Kindle app (Windows, Mac, iPhone, iPad, Android).
  • You can browse, check out, and download Kindle e-books from your library using your Kindle Fire - you don't need to use a computer.