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eBooks at Olympic College: Download

Find out how to search and download eBooks at Olympic College Library.

eBook Downloads: What You Need to Succeed!

eBook Downloads: What You Need to Succeed!

 (This table shows you what you need for either OC's eBooks OR Kitsap Regional Library's eBooks)

 

Nook

Kindle

iPad

Other tablets

Accepted file formats

Adobe ePUB;

PDF

Kindle (.azw)

any, with help from apps

any, with help from apps

Software needed

Adobe Digital Editions

 

 

 

Apps needed

 

 

Kindle app for Kindle files; Bluefire Reader (or OverDrive Media) for ePUB files.

Kindle app for Kindle files; Bluefire Reader (or OverDrive Media) for ePUB files.

Adobe ID needed?

YES

NO

YES, only for Bluefire Reader or OverDrive Media apps

YES, only for Bluefire Reader or OverDrive Media apps

Account logins needed for public library eBooks (OverDrive)

Public library card number & PIN; Adobe ID

Public library card number & PIN; Amazon.com account login

Public library card number & PIN; Amazon.com account login for Kindle eBooks OR Adobe ID for Adobe ePub eBooks

Public library card number & PIN; Amazon.com account login for Kindle eBooks OR Adobe ID for Adobe ePub eBooks

Account logins needed for OC eBooks (EbscoHOST)

Employee ID # & last name; MyEbscoHOST account login; Adobe ID

 OC eBooks not compatible with Kindle

Employee ID # & last name; MyEbscoHOST account login; Adobe ID

Employee ID # & last name; MyEbscoHOST account login; Adobe ID