Downloadable ebooks and audiobooks
To browse OverDrive for
downloadable audiobooks and ebooks for kids and adults,
links below for information on how to set-up your downloadable book
accounts, how to download books, and more.
We are able to offer these
downloadable audiobooks and ebooks thanks to an agreement through the Washington State Library.
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Audiobooks and ebooks from OverDrive now available through the Washington Anytime Library.
The following are illustrated guides we've created to help you get started
with library audiobook & ebook downloads with OverDrive. If your specific device
is not represented here, you may still learn the basics of how the download
process works. (Guides are formatted for printing to have on hand near your
Please note: As of 17 November, 2011 Penguin sent notice to OverDrive that it is reviewing terms for library lending
of their eBooks. In the interim, OverDrive was
instructed to suspend availability of new Penguin eBook
titles from our library catalog and disable “Get for
Kindle” functionality for all Penguin eBooks. We
apologize for this abrupt change in terms from this supplier. We are actively
working with Penguin on this issue and are hopeful Penguin will agree to restore
access to their new titles and Kindle availability as soon as possible.
This only applies to titles from Penguin Books.