OverDrive provides a collection of popular fiction and nonfiction e-book and audiobook titles. It is compatible with Kindle, iPad, and a variety of mobile and non-mobile devices.
Libby, the popular OverDrive app used by public libraries across the country is now available for Gettysburg College users! This free app offers an intuitive interface for reading ebooks or listening to audiobooks checked out on OverDrive.
First time Libby users:
Now you're free to browse our collection in the app!
Existing Libby users (you've already signed up through a public library):
If you are unsure how to navigate the Libby app, try visiting the Libby Help site for basic instructions: https://help.libbyapp.com/
OverDrive works on many devices through the OverDrive App.
2. Search for Gettysburg College to browse our OverDrive collection.
3. Select your title.
4. Borrow the book. Login using your Gettysburg username and password.
5. Select your format and download to your device. You may be prompted for your Kindle or Adobe Digital Editions login.
For other device-specific instructions, please visit OverDrive's Getting Started page.
The following is a general description of the steps for downloading an OverDrive ebook.
1. Browse for a book.
2. Borrow the book
3. Download the book
4. Return a book