Tuesday, September 27, 2011

Overdrive for Kindle

Overdrive, the digital distributor of eBooks for libraries has just added Kindle compatibility to it's downloadable formats. The process for borrowing an eBook for Kindle is similar to that of other devices. Go to the Santa Clara City Library's website http://www.library.santaclaraca.gov/ and under Research and Resources, select Digital Books, and Northern California Digital Library.

You can browse or search for "Kindle Book", check out a title with a valid library card and then click "Get for Kindle". Access to the Kindle book will occur at Amazon's website after signing in and selecting delivery to the Kindle device or any of the free Kindle apps.

For a short tutorial go to: