Note: The OverDrive App is now available for the Kindle Fire from the Amazon app store. Updated tutorials coming soon.
The tutorials below do not include the new OverDrive app.

You must have an Amazon.com account to download eBooks from the library digital catalog.

Only eBooks, no eAudio, are available for the Kindle from the library digital catalog.

 

Step 2 - Create Required Amazon.com Account

Click on a tutorial link to view step-by-step instructions on creating an account. 

Device

Required Account*

File Type

Tutorial

Kindle

Amazon.com

Kindle

coming soon

* If you already have an Amazon.com account, skip to Step 3.

 

Step 3 - Checkout Kindle Books

HCPL Digital Media Library

Help, FAQs

Offers thousands of books, fiction and nonfiction as well as music and movies.  All titles are available for download to a Windows PC, some available for a Mac. Only Kindle Books are available for the Kindle.

Kindle Book Formats Use with... Transfer Type Required Account
Kindle Book1

Kindles

Mobile device with the free Kindle app

Wireless
or
USB
Amazon.com
Kindle Book2 Kindles Only USB Only Amazon.com

 

Step 4 - Download/Transfer Kindle Books to Kindle

Kindle Book Formats

Use with...

Transfer Type Tutorial

Kindle Book1

Kindles

Mobile device with the free Kindle app

Wireless
or
USB

Wireless tutorial
coming soon

Kindle Book2

Kindles Only

USB Only

USB Transfer
tutorial

 


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