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The County of Los Angeles Public Library is pleased to offer thousands of eBooks through OverDrive - all free with your library card! Check out eBooks and read on a variety of computers and devices. All eBooks automatically expire so you'll never have overdue fines. Visit OverDrive Help for detailed instructions.
What device do you have? Click on your device for instructions
Returning Kindle eBooks
You don't have to return eBooks - they automatically expire. If you finish your Kindle eBook early, you can return it before the due date so others can check it out. Online instructions from Amazon here (scroll to "return a library book" section).
Returning eBooks is completed through your Amazon account. Log into your Amazon account. Go to Manage your Kindle. Next to the title you want to return, click Actions for a menu of choices. Select Return This Book.
Download the OverDrive App for iOS devices to borrow and enjoy eBooks and MP3 audiobooks.
Download the OverDrive App for Android devices to borrow and enjoy eBooks and MP3 audiobooks.
Barnes & Noble Nook Tablets and Kobo Tablets are Android-based tablets, so you can use the Android instructions above.
Barnes & Noble Nook (Black & White), Sony Reader, Pandigital, Literati eReaders can download EPUB eBooks and transfer them to your device.
Browse, check out & download an EPUB book on your computer through OverDrive. Then connect the device to your computer with the cord and transfer the eBook to your device. Eject your device and enjoy your eBook!
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