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Here are the basic directions for downloading an ebook or audiobook to an Apple iPad, iPhone, or iPod Touch with the OverDrive app.
1. Open the app store
2. Search for OverDrive
3. Install the app
Set up OverDrive App
Open the OverDrive app.
Follow the prompts to create an OverDrive account or use the app anonymously if you are under 13.
Add a library.
-In newer app versions, swipe from left to right to open the Home menu, then tap Add a library.
-In older app versions, tap Add a library (if you don't have icon, go to Menu > Get Books).
4. Search for Pioneer Library System, City, or Zip Code.
5. Tap the star to save Pioneer Library System
Checkout eBooks and Audiobooks
1. Tap Pioneer Library System to browse titles.
2. Find an ebook or audiobook with the Search Box in the top left or browse one of the categories listed in the purple bar
3. Tap the Borrow button
- If it isn't available, tap Place Hold
4. Enter your Pioneer Library Card number & PIN
- If you do not have one, please apply for a library card at any hometown library.
5. Tap Download button
6. Select ePUB or MP3 format
7. Tap Confirm & Download
8. Title will download to your device
Read eBook or Listen to Audiobook
Tap the OverDrive icon in top left corner
Tap on the book to open it
Return eBook or Audiobook
Titles will automatically return at the end of checkout period. You may return titles early, though.
1. Press and hold the book cover
2. Tap Return and then confirm the action when prompted
Change Checkout Period
1. Tap on Account and login with PLS card # and PIN
2. Tap on Settings
3. Change checkout period to 7, 14, or 21 days
4. Tap Save