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Lowther Hall LRC: Overdrive eBooks (Fiction)

How do I borrow an eBook?

1. Go to the Overdrive website http://lowtherhall.lib.overdrive.com

2. Search or browse for the book you want to read

3. Tap 'borrow' and enter your Lowther Hall ID and pin

4. Tap 'read in browser'

5. The book will start to download in Safari. Tap the 'share' button and select 'Add to homescreen'

6. To read offline, open the book from your home screen prior to going offline to complete the download. You will be asked to sign in again. Tap the middle of the screen to bring up the menu, then from the dropdown menu tap Offline Access. Wait for the book to download.

7. Once you're finished with the title, you can delete it from your home screen like a normal app. Just tap and hold the icon until it begins to shake, then tap the X to delete it.

1. Go to the Overdrive website http://lowtherhall.lib.overdrive.com

2. Search or browse for the book you want to read

3. Tap 'borrow' and enter your Lowther Hall ID and pin

4. Tap 'read in browser'

5. At the bottom of the OverDrive Read menu, there's a box labeled "Your book, everywhere." Click Download to save a book for offline reading.

6. To read offline, bookmark the webpage or save it to your desktop. You can then return to that URL without an internet connection to continue reading.

7. If you need to save some space on your device, click the X next to "Downloaded" to clear a book from your browser cache

Q. Where do I find my library ID number?

A. Your ID is on your library card, or you can ask the LRC staff

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Download the Overdrive eBook app

The app, available through the iTunes and Google Play store for phones and tablets, supports the complete Overdrive eBook experience, allowing users to discover e-books in your library's collection, download them to their mobile devices and begin reading ebooks or listening to audiobooks immediately.

 

 

A snapshot of our eBook collection

Light
Fear
Plague
Lies
Hunger
Gone
The Two Towers
The Return of the King
The Fellowship of the Ring
The Bad Beginning
Hollow City
Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children
Watched
On the Fence
City of Fae
Made You Up
Things We Know by Heart
My Love Lies Bleeding
The Fill-In Boyfriend
The Sacred Lies of Minnow Bly


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