Libby by OverDrive



Libby is OverDrive’s new app that lets users quickly and seamlessly access the same eBooks and audiobooks as the website and original app. There’s no cumbersome registration process and no need to choose a format when downloading – simply borrow and start reading or listening!

If you’ve never used our downloadable eBooks and audiobooks, we recommend Libby; its intuitive and simple interface is a snap. The original OverDrive app, which will remain available.

While a Kindle Fire version is not yet available, Libby, once downloaded on an Android, iOS, or Windows 10 device, has a setting to make your Kindle your preferred way to read, and send books to your Kindle.

For more information, visit help.libbyapp.com

Getting Started with Libby:

1. Install the Libby app on your device (available through the Apple App Store, Google Play, and Microsoft (for Windows 10 devices).

2. Open the app and tap the blue “Hi” button.

3. Click “Find My Library.” You can search by library name, city, or zip code. Baldwin is part of the Nassau Digital Doorway.

4. Select “Add a Card.” Choose Baldwin from the dropdown menu, enter your library card number, and sign in.

5. Search or browse the Library’s collection. Select “Borrow.” NOTE: All your borrowed titles will automatically download to the app after you sign in. To turn off automatic downloading, go to "Download Settings."

6. Borrowed titles appear on your Shelf. Click “Open” to start reading.