Overdrive – Audiobooks, ebooks

Welcome to Overdrive

Start downloading Audiobooks, eBooks, Music and Videos. Titles from OverDrive-powered sites can be enjoyed at your computer plus a wide variety of devices.

OverDrive Media Console™ is available for popular devices, allowing you to download titles directly to your device. Click here to view the list of compatible devices.

OverDrive Help provides great explanation on how to download e-resources on a compatible e-Readers.


With OverDrive Read, you can borrow eBooks and read them right in your browser with a single click – no software or downloads required.

This is because OverDrive Read is a browser-based eBook reader that works on most computers, tablets, and mobile devices running web browsers with HTML5 support.

OverDrive Read has many of the same features as popular eBook readers, like the ability to add bookmarks, search for terms, add notes and highlights, look up words, and change the font.

As long as you have an active Internet connection, you can return to an OverDrive Read eBook at any time during your lending period and your place will be saved.

You can also select the Download button to cache an OverDrive Read eBook and read it offline.

The support of Southern Ontario Library Service is gratefully acknowledged. SOLS