Last Updated: Jul 14, 2017     Views: 199

Libby is a reading app for borrowing digital books and audiobooks from the library's OverDrive collection. This free app, created by OverDrive, is available for Android, iOS (iPhone/iPad/iPod touch), and Windows 10 devices. Libby is highly recommended for those new to borrowing eBooks and eAudiobooks.

Here are the steps to install and use the Libby app.

  1. Install the Libby app from your device's app store.
  2. Open the app and find San Francisco Public Library. You can also search for the library by name, city, or zip code.
  3. Browse the library's collection and borrow a title. When prompted, sign in with your 14-digit library card number and PIN.
  4. Borrowed titles appear on your Shelf and download to the app automatically so you can read them when you're offline.

From your Shelf, you can

  1. Tap Start Reading or Start Listening to open a title.
  2. Tap the cover image, then Send to Device to send a book to Kindle.

If you can't get Libby on your device, you can try using the original OverDrive app. For more help, visit help.overdrive.com.