What do I need to download to play books from the RNIB Overdrive library?

To play books on your device of choice using RNIB Overdrive, you’ll first need to  download a free application called Overdrive App. This contains your Account Details, your Bookshelf which is where you keep the books you’ve borrowed and your Player which is how you listen to your chosen titles. You’ll need do this for each device you want to play your books on. We explain how to do this in our User Guide which we’ll send with your log in details. It’s not complicated: in our 2014 trial, 147 out of 150 trialists of all ages and experience with technology were able to quickly learn how to set up their account and choose and download their first book. If you have any questions during the set-up you can contact us for help at overdrive@rnib.org.uk .

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