Link to Accessible Catalogue
Overdrive's eBooks and Audiobooks  -

OverDrive is a digital media platform which allows you to download eBooks and audiobooks. Learn how to use the Digital Catalogue.

Good to Know

  • Checkout and hold limit of 10 items
  • There are never any fines
  • Items can be renewed (only with tablets, smartphones and computers using Libby) or requested again within 3 days before the due date
  • Holds automatically check out to you once they’re ready unless you change your settings or you are at your loan limit
  • You can change your default hold settings and loan period (7, 14 or 21 days) on by signing in, clicking on My account and then Settings

Getting Started

To get started, you need to have the following:

Learn how to set up OverDrive on eReaders.
Learn how to set up OverDrive on Tablets, Smartphones and Computers.
Learn how to set up Overdrive's Libby on Tablets, Smartphones and Computers

Choosing an eBook Device

Please note: Kindle eReaders are NOT compatible with Canadian Library eBooks.

Need Help?

For more help, visit the searchable Overdrive Help page or the Libby Help page

Telephone 519-661-4600 during Library hours or send us your questions online!

The Book a Librarian service offers personal, one-on-one help with London Public Library's databases, online resources and print collections. Appointments can be made Monday to Friday during business hours at the Central Library. Request an appointment using our online form. You can make up to 2 appointments per month.