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Kobos with OverDrive Integrated

You can now borrow books from OverDrive directly from the Kobo catalogue if you have a Kobo Nia, Kobo Libra H2O, Kobo Forma, Kobo Aura, Kobo Clara HD.

Getting Started

From the Home screen, tap the menu button on the top corner.

This will bring down a drop down menu.

Click on Settings then OverDrive.

Your device will now prompt you to login to your account or create a new one if you never have used OverDrive before.

You will need to find the library by typing in London Public Library, select one of our 16 locations.

It will then prompt you to sign in with your Library Card number and PIN.

You can then Search and borrow titles from the Library's OverDrive catalogue.

Once you have searched for items, it will either say Place a Hold or Borrow. Just click on Borrow if you wish to start the checkout / download process.

Go to Books, and you will see the title begins to automatically download to your Kobo.

Borrowed eBooks will appear in the Books section of your Kobo alongside any books you have purchased.

Some titles may not be available for direct borrowing or syncing to these Kobos due to publisher restrictions on specific titles. In these cases, the title has to be transferred from a computer as described on the help page.

Need Help?

For more help, please visit the Overdrive help page.

Call us at 519-661-4600 during Library hours or send us your questions to

Privacy and Terms of Use

OverDrive is a commercial service whose policies concerning privacy and user information differ from that of the London Public Library. For more information, please read OverDrive’s Privacy Policy and Terms and Conditions of Use.