With nearly 25,000 eBooks and audiobooks at your fingertips – from bestsellers to classics to nonfiction to children's titles – you'll always have something to read. Plus, browse nearly 3,000 magazine titles and check out as many as you’d like.    

Libby is the reading app from OverDrive. Features and benefits include: ease of use, no Adobe ID required, faster performance, powerful search with customizable browsing options, and simplified download settings. 

Use our step-by-step directions under the “Instructions” section below and give Libby a try!

View this tutorial for help getting started with the Libby app!




  • Libby magazines, ebooks, and audiobooks checkout for 7, 14, or 21 days. You can change your default checkout period under your account settings.
  • You can checkout 10 eBooks or audiobooks at a time. Libby items can be returned early.
  • Magazine checkouts do not count against your checkout limit.
  • You must be logged in to see magazines.
  • You may have to place a hold on an item if the item is checked out to another patron.
  • You can have up to 15 titles on hold at a time.
  • You will never receive an overdue fine from a digital item. The digital item's file will automatically stop working at the end of the checkout period.



Getting Started

Libby App Instructions

Libby for Kindle Instructions

Additional Guides

How to update your library card number in the Libby app

Using Partner Libraries: Learn how to access the Libby catalogs of any of our Partner Libraries with this guide.

Dedicated eReaders: If you are using an eReader that is not a multipurpose tablet or a Kindle, please visit this OverDrive Help page for more information.

Need more help?

Try our FAQ page

For detailed walkthroughs and help with more technical questions related to this service, the OverDrive website, or the Libby app, including specific device help and error codes, please visit the OverDrive Help Page or Libby Help Page

Contact Us if you have additional questions.