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e-books

Browse and check out popular e-books from 3M Cloud Library.

Browse and check out popular e-books from OverDrive.

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OverDrive Instructions

Our librarians have made step-by-step guides to get you your OverDrive content. Click on the name of your device and learn how to check out, download, and transfer your e-books.

Android (Including Nook Color and Nook Tablets)
E-reader (Nook Touch or Sony Reader)
iPad, iPhone or iPod
Kindle
Here is a complete list of devices supported by OverDrive.

Check Out an eReader or Tablet

Check out an e-reader for two weeks and enjoy a variety of popular preloaded titles. Or check out a Nexus Tablet for three weeks and select content from our databases to listen to or read. You can also ask a librarian about the next eReader petting zoo to compare all of these devices, plus the iPad.

KindleNexus Tablet Nook

Additional Help

Help pages in OverDrive.
Check out our calendar of events and look for e-book classes.
Call the reference desk to talk to a librarian at 847-382-1300 x3500 or email adultref@BALibrary.org.

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