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Overdrive eBooks and MP3 Audiobooks for Smartphones and Tablets

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  1. Download and install the Overdrive Media Console app from Google Play, Apple App Storeor Windows Marketplace
  2. Then click on download and install the Overdrive app.
  3. Once the Overdrive app is installed open the app.
  4. Create or sign in with Overdrive account.
  5. Then press the menu button and then press Add a Library and type in San Antonio or use your Zip Code.
  6. Next, press Central Library.
  7. Then press San Antonio Public Library.
  8. This opens your browser and takes you to our Digital Library Catalog.
  9. Press Sign In on the top right and login with you library card number (you have the option to select the Remember Me check box beneath the box for card number if you would like to save your library card number).
  10. After you find an eBook you like, press Borrow.
  11. The next page is your bookshelf. Press Download.
  12. Overdrive will open automatically and will start to download.
  13. After your eBook downloads it will be ready to read.