Download eBooks for your Nook

Get free ebooks from Bibliomation's OverDrive site!

1. Go to Bibliomation's OverDrive site.

From your home computer, go to http://bibliomation.lib.overdrive.com, or access Bibliomation’s OverDrive site from you library’s website.

If you are a first-time user, proceed to step 2. If not, skip to step 4.

2. Install the software

On the OverDrive site, click on "Help." Click on "Applications." Then click "Adobe Digital Editions." This will bring you to the Adobe website. Look for a link that says "Download Now" and click it. Choose the appropriate version of Adobe Digital Editions for your computer (either Mac or PC), and follow the prompts to install the software.

3. Authorize your Computer

In Adobe Digital Editions, go to the "Help" menu and choose "Authorize Computer." Click "Create an Adobe ID." Your browser will open the sign in page for Adobe. Click "Get an Adobe ID." Fill in the form and click "Sign up." Go back to Adobe Digital Editions and enter your Adobe ID (your email address) and the password that you just created.

4. Sign in

Close Adobe Digital Editions and return to Bibliomation’s OverDrive site.

Click “Sign In” to access your account.

Begin typing your library’s name. Choose it from the list when it appears. Then, type in your library card number.

5. Find a book to check out

You can browse the collection by choosing a category from the home page, or by clicking in the “Search” box and entering a title, author, or keyword.

6. Check out your book

Hover over the book cover. Click "Borrow" to check out the book.

If all copies of the book are checked out, you will see a "Place Hold" button instead. Click here and enter your email address to be notified when the book is available to check out.

6. Download your ebook

Once the book is checked out to you, it will appear under Check Outs in your account. Click the “Download” button. Select "EPUB eBook," then tap "Confirm and Download."

Transfer the book to your Nook

Connect your Nook to your computer. When your Nook has been detected by your computer, it will appear under “Devices” in Adobe Digital Editions.

Click on the book and hold down the mouse button. Drag the book over to your device and release the mouse button when a green plus sign appears. Once the transfer is complete, you can disconnect your Nook and start reading!

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If you don’t see the book on your home screen, go to My Files/Stuff > Documents > Digital Editions.