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    235 Main Street
    Center Moriches, NY 11934

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OverDrive Instructions for Android Tablets, Kindle Fire, & Nook Color/Tablet

1) Search Google Play for “Overdrive Media Console”.

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2) Install the app.

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3) Once you accept, the app will automatically download and prompt you to open it.

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4) You will need to make an account, unless under the age of thirteen. You can sign up under your own email address with your own password, or under your library card.

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5) Once you sign up, you will be sent an email to verify your account. Once you have done so, you will be able to search the collection by library.

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Once you choose Center Moriches Library, click on

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6) You will then be asked to choose your library from a list. Once you choose your library, you will be asked to type in your barcode.

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Once you choose your library, you will be asked to type in your barcode. You will then be asked for your library card number or username and a password. The password MUST be the same as the password you current use for your library account.

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7) If you do not have a library password, you may make one by clicking the blue button underneath the sign-in page.

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8) OverDrive has both books and audiobooks available for borrowing.

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Tap the "person" icon to access your account and checkouts. Tap the "magnifying glass" icon to search for items.
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If the book in the corner is gray, that means it is currently checked out. You may put it on hold like any other library book. If the book in the corner is black, that means the item is available for checkout. Headphones mean it is the audiobook.

At checkout, you will be asked which format you prefer. The EPUB option will allow you to download and directly read in your Overdrive app. The Kindle option will allow you to download the book through your Amazon account, if you use Kindle books frequently.

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You can check out up to seven things at once, and you will have them for twenty-one days. You can view all your checkouts on your Overdrive account, which is where you will return them when you are done, with one click of a button.

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