Apple Devices Help

Basic Info

You can use the OverDrive app to borrow and enjoy eBooks and eAudiobooks on your iOS Device (iPhone/iPad/iPod touch):


Getting Started with iOS Devices

Step 1

Download the OverDrive app from the Apple App Store.

Step 2

Open the OverDrive app and follow the prompts to create an OverDrive account and log in. If you’re under 13, select I am under 13 years old instead.

Step 3

In the OverDrive app, swipe from left to right to open the Home menu. Then, tap Add a library to find LARL’s OverDrive portal.

  • Tap the star to save LARL to your library list
  • Tap to start browsing
Step 4

Log into LARL’s OverDrive portal with your library card number and borrow a title.

Step 5

Find titles under your account. You can:


For a video overview of how to get started with an iOS device, click here to view OverDrive’s help videos.



Return eMaterials Before They Expire:

Digital materials returned early via the iOS App will disappear from My Account within 5 minutes of their early return.