OverDrive provides a collection of popular fiction and nonfiction e-book and audiobook titles. It is compatible with Kindle, iPad, and a variety of mobile and non-mobile devices.
Libby, the popular OverDrive app used by public libraries across the country is available for Kutztown University users. This free app offers an intuitive interface for reading ebooks or listening to audiobooks checked out on OverDrive.
First time Libby users:
Now you're free to browse our collection in the app.
Existing Libby users (you've already signed up through a public library):
If you are unsure how to navigate the Libby app, try visiting the Libby Help site for basic instructions: https://help.libbyapp.com/
If you're still stuck, feel free to contact Bob Flatley for help.
How do I download an OverDrive ebook?
The following is a general description of the steps for downloading an OverDrive ebook.
1. Browse for a book.
2. Borrow the book
3. Download the book
4. Return a book
Can I print pages from an OverDrive ebook?
Overdrive does not support printing pages from ebooks.
To recommend a book to be added to the library simply:
1. Search for the title
2. If you do not see the title on the results page, click on Recommend to Library under Availability on the left side:
3. This will then display all books available in the OverDrive catalog, click on Recommend and enter your email address in the form.
Overdrive links are permalinks, you can simply copy and paste the link from the browser to share: