Download all required software before attempting to download titles from the digital catalogs.

Each software program allows your computer to open and/or play specific file types.

 

Step 2 - Download Required Software

Click on a tutorial link to view step-by-step instructions on downloading software.

Operating System

Software Required

File Format

Tutorial

Mac
O SX 
OverDrive

MP3

OverDrive Download
tutorial

Adobe Digital Editions (ADE)

EPUB
PDF

Adobe Digital Editions (ADE) Download
tutorial

Kindle for Mac App Kindle Book 

tutorial
coming soon
 

Mac computers do not support WMA eAudio, WMA Music or WMV Video files.  

 

Step 3 - Checkout eBooks and More 

EBSCO eBook Collection Help

The EBSCO eBook collection offers thousands of books, mostly nonfiction, covering a variety of subjects. All books can viewed online, a large selection can be downloaded.

Find File Format Software Required  
eBooks PDF Adobe Digital Editions (ADE)  

HCPL Digital Media Library FAQs How to Checkout eBooks & More

The HCPL Digital Catalog offers thousands of books, fiction and nonfiction as well as music and movies. The file formats below are compatible with the Mac operating system.

Find  Format  Software Required
eAudio MP3

OverDrive

eBooks EPUB
PDF
Adobe Digital Editions (ADE)
Kindle Books
(select Kindle titles)
Kindle Book Kindle for Mac App

Step 4 - Download eBooks and More to Computer

Software

Download

 File Format

Tutorial

OverDrive eAudio

MP3

eAudio Download with OverDrive tutorial

Adobe Digital Editions (ADE)

eBooks

EPUB
PDF

eBook Download with ADE
tutorial

Kindle for Mac App

eBooks

Kindle Book

tutorial
Coming Soon




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