Ebooks and Video
New!! You can now borrow streaming videos from the library! Click here for more information about borrowing and streaming videos.
Login to Minuteman's Overdrive catalog: http://digital.minlib.net
or, search for and check out e-books, e-audiobooks and streaming videos through the Minuteman discovery catalog: find.minlib.net
Overdrive Ebooks and audiobooks can be downloaded to a variety of devices. Detailed instructions can be found below:
Help from OverDrive
Help from OverDrive: Try the Search Help box to find an answer to a specific question!
OverDrive Help Videos: Video tutorials that show you how to borrow e-books and e-audiobooks on a variety of devices.
Get Help with the OverDrive App, for Adobe Digital Editions, Android, Blackberry, iOS, Kindle, Kobo, Nook, Sony Reader WiFi, Windows Phone
OverDrive.com and your OverDrive account - By signing up for a free OverDrive account, you can take advantage of some special features, including syncing your progress and bookmarks over multiple devices.
Overdrive Read (read through a web browser)
Kindle Books (via Amazon Website)
For the Kindle Fire scroll down to next the next section.
Returning a Kindle Book Early
You can return a Kindle book early through your Amazon account:
- From an Internet browser go to Amazon.com and sign-in
- Click on "Manage Your Content and Devices" (under "Your Account")
- Select the box with the three dots to the left of the title
- Select "Return the Book"
Kindle Fire (for ePub and MP3 audiobooks via the Overdrive App )
OverDrive Media Console for Android is available to Kindle Fire users in the Amazon App Store for Android. This is the recommended method, as you will have access to more ebook titles as well as MP3 audiobooks.
Amazon Kindle FreeTime is a free feature available on Kindle Fire tablets that enables parents to limit their child’s screen time or restrict certain categories in a personalized, kid-friendly environment. eBooks borrowed in the Kindle format may be added to FreeTime profiles by following these instructions.