Note: The OverDrive App is now available for the NOOK Color/Tablet/HD from the Barnes & Noble app store. The app requires authorizing Adobe Digital Editions.


Step 2a - Nook Color/Tablet/HD - Checkout and Download via OverDrive App

> EPUB and MP3 files can be downloaded directly to the Nook via the OverDrive app.
> To checkout and download PDF files or if the NOOK is unable to connect to a wireless network, skip to Step 2b.


Step 2b - NOOK Simple Touch/1st Edition - Download Required Software to Computer

Click the tutorial links to view step-by-step instructions on downloading software. 

Software Required

Options

File Format*

Tutorial

Adobe Digital Edition ADE

Read

EPUB
PDF


Adobe Digtial Editions (ADE)
Download tutorial

OverDrive

Listen or
Watch

MP3
WMA
WMA music
WMA video

OverDrive Download tutorial

*All file formats are compatible with a Windows PC.
*EPUB, PDF and MP3's are compatible with a Mac computer.
*Only EPUB, PDF, and MP3's will transfer to a NOOK.

 

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

Music
Video 
WMA Music
WMA Video 
OverDrive
eBooks EPUB
PDF
Adobe Digital Editions (ADE)
*All file formats are compatible with a Windows PC.
*EPUB, PDF and MP3's are compatible with a Mac computer.
*Only EPUB, PDF, and MP3's will transfer to a NOOK.

 

Step 4 - Download eBooks and More to Computer

Software

Download

 File Format

Tutorial

OverDrive eAudio
Music
Movies

MP3
WMA
WMA music
WMA video

eAudio Download with OverDrive tutorial

Adobe Digital Editions (ADE)

eBooks

EPUB
PDF

eBook Download with ADE
tutorial

*All file formats are compatible with a Windows PC.
*Only EPUB, PDF and MP3's are compatible with a Mac computer.
*Only EPUB, PDF, and MP3's will transfer to the NOOK.

 

Step 5 - Transfer to Nook

Transfer

File Type

Required
Software

Tutorial

eAudio

MP3

OverDrive

eAudio Transfer to NOOK tutorial

eBook

EPUB
PDF

Adoble Digital Editions (ADE)

eBook Transfer to NOOK tutorial

                                


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