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OverDrive: All You Need to Know!: Getting Started with Overdrive - Web Browser

Process of how to checkout, download, and read e-books in the Overdrive database.

Searching within OverDrive

Browsing DSU's OverDrive Collection

There are three easy ways to browse titles in Overdrive:

  1. Subjects
  2. Collections
  3. Kindle Books




If you wish to browse by Subject, books are organized into five categories:



Juvenile Fiction

Juvenile Non-fiction

Young Adult Fiction

You can filter your results by the medium you want: ebook, audiobook, or both.



Collections allow you to browse larger genres, separated by fiction and non-fiction.

Kindle Books

This filter helps you browse books that can be loaded onto a Kindle.

Logging into OverDrive

Here is a quick walk-through on how to login to OverDrive from your Desktop or mobile browser.

If you want to follow along, click the "OverDrive at DSU" link in the upper right hand corner of the video!