OverDrive/Libby for Kids

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OverDrive allows you to download eBooks and audiobooks for children directly to your computer, tablet, eReader, or smart phone.

Get the App

We recommend Libby by OverDrive for new users on devices other than Kindle Fire.

Libby for iOS

Libby for Android

OverDrive for Kindle Fire

Using the App

  1. Find eBooks and audiobooks using either our library catalog or OverDrive’s website, as well as within the OverDrive and Libby apps. Magazines may be browsed on OverDrive’s website or in the OverDrive or Libby apps.
  2. Log in to OverDrive’s website or the OverDrive or Libby app using your library card. If you don’t have a library card, get one now.
  3. Check out and download your titles on the appropriate app for your device. You can also read or listen using your personal computer.
  4. Once you check out a title, it will be available immediately. It will return automatically on the due date.

Need help?

Try OverDrive’s help page. New users may want to start with their Getting Started guide or their Device Profiles. If you still need help, you can use OverDrive’s customer support form, which goes to a Cecil County Public Library staff member, or contact the Cecil County Public Library at (410) 996-5600 x1420 or ask@cecilcountylibrary.org.