Overdrive is our digital service that allows you to download a variety of audiobooks and eBooks to use on your computer or compatible mobile device. Vists us on http://kcc.lib.overdrive.com and see what's on offer.
What You Need
• An Internet connection via PC, Mac®, or select mobile phones.
• A valid student ID.
• Free, required software available at your library’s website.
- For audiobooks on PC, Mac®, and mobile phones:
OverDrive® Media Console™
- For PDF and EPUB eBooks on PC, Mac®, and many eBook phones:
Adobe® Digital Editions
How It Works
Step 1: Browse
1. Browse your library’s website at http://kcc.lib.overdrive.com.
2. Search by title, subject, author, or format.
Step 2: Check Out
1. Add selections to your ‘Cart’. Note: If a title is not available, you
may place a hold. You’ll receive an email when the title is
2. Click on the ‘Proceed to Checkout’ link.
Step 3: Download ... enjoy!
1. Click the ‘Download’ button under each title to launch
the software. See ‘What You Need’ (above) for required software.
2. Once downloaded, enjoy immediately or transfer to a variety of
devices, including iPod®, Sony® Reader™, and other devices.
Titles will automatically expire at the end of the lending period.
There are no late fees!
Transfer to a Mobile Device
After download, most titles can be transferred to a mobile device such as
iPod® or Sony® Reader™. First connect your device, then:
1. For audio and video, click the ‘Transfer’ button in OverDrive® Media
Console™ to launch the Transfer Wizard and follow
the onscreen prompts.
For eBooks in Adobe® Digital Editions, drag and drop the title
onto the device name on the left panel.
2. After transfer is complete, you may disconnect your device and
enjoy your title on the go.
for a list of compatible devices.
Burn to CD
After download, many audio titles can
be burned to CD. First insert your CD, then:
1. Click the ‘Burn’ button in
OverDrive® Media Console™ to
launch the Burn Wizard.
2. Select the part you wish to burn. When the burn
process is complete, you may enjoy your title on the go.