How to Download E-books to you Kindle device

You’ll begin by following the same instructions for finding and downloading an e-book using OverDrive. When it comes time to download the e-book, you will follow these steps to get it to your Kindle device, instead of in the OverDrive app:

Borrowing and Downloading an E-book to your Kindle device

  1. Once you see the title you want, click on it
  2. Click the orange Borrow button; or click the orange Place a Hold button if the title is unavailable
  3. For available titles, after you click Borrow, you will have the option to borrow for 7, 14, or 21 days. Click 14 days to change this timeframe
  4. Click Borrow again
  5. Click Read now with Kindle
  6. If you’re already logged into your Amazon account, click Get Library Book


  1. Log in to your Amazon/Kindle account.
  2. Click Get Library Book

It’s that easy!