|The following links provide instructions on downloading digital materials from the Ohio Digital Library to Nooks and other mobile devices that use the OverDrive Media Console App.|
General Instructions for Nook Devices and OverDrive Media Console App Users
Digital library website overview
The Ohio Digital Library website is the access point to the Stark County District Library's digital collection. The SCDL collection consists of e-books, audiobooks, music, magaines, movies, tv shows, and videos which can be viewed on mobile devices such as tablets or smartphones as well as computers such as Windows, iOS, and Linux machines. Learn more...
Digital library website overview (Video)
Creating an Adobe ID
An Adobe ID is required to download library ebooks as well as other digital materials to the OverDrive Media Console software on a computer or while using the OverDrive app. You may create your Adobe Digital ID by following these instructions. Learn more...
How to Create an Adobe ID (Print Friendly Site)
How to Create an Adobe ID (PDF)
Installing Adobe Digital Editions and authorizing a computer
Adobe Digital Editions software is required to download library e-books as well as other digital materials to a Windows computer. The following instructions will take you through a two step process for downloading the Adobe Digital Editions software and authorizing a Windows PC computer. Learn more...
How to Install Adobe Digital Editions and Authorize a Computer (Print Friendly Site)
How to Install Adobe Digital Editions and Authorize a Computer (PDF)
How to Install Adobe Digital Editions and Authorize a Computer (Video)
How to download the OverDrive app on a Nook Tablet
The OverDrive Media Console app is required (Nook Color, Tablet, and Tablet HD) to download library e-books, audio books, music, and videos from the Ohio Digital Library site. The following instructions take you through the process for downloading the app, creating an Adobe ID if necessary, and authorizing the mobile device. Learn more...
How to Download the OverDrive app, create an Adobe ID, and Authorize a Mobile Device (Print Friendly Site)
How to Download the OverDrive app, create an Adobe ID, and Authorize a Mobile Device (PDF)
How to find ebooks in the library catalog
You can search for digital materials in the Stark County District Library Catalog without going to the Ohio Digital Library first. In order to search for e-books in the library catalog, the library's simple search feature located on the library's main website page, go to www.starklibrary.org. Learn more ...
Searching for Digital Materials in the SCDL Catalog (Print Friendly Site)
Searching for Digital Materials in the SCDL Catalog (PDF)
How to find digital materials on the Ohio Digital Library site
Are you ready to start searching for digital materials? Here's a quick guide that will help you conduct a General Search for titles within the Ohio Digital Library. Learn more...
General Searching in Ohio Digital Library: Nook and OverDrive Devices (Print Friendly Site)
General Searching in Ohio Digital Library: Nook and OverDrive Devices (PDF)
If you need to narrow your search for digital materials on the Ohio Digital Library site try the Advanced Search link found beneath the General Search option on the site. Learn more...
How to Use the Advanced Search (PDF)
How to Use the Advanced Search (Print Friendly)
How to download an ebook to a Nook tablet
The Stark County District Library (http://starklibrary.org) is a member of the Ohio Digital Library (www.ohioebooks.org). These instructions are for searching for digital materials on the Ohio Digital Library site and How to use the OverDrive Media Console App on Nook tablet devices, including the Color, Tablet, HD, and HD+. Learn more...
Nook Tablet Wireless Transfer (Print Friendly Site)
Nook Tablet Wireless Transfer of eMedia through the Ohio Digital Library (PDF)
How to download an audio book, music or videos
The following instructions are for searching and listening to library audio books on a mobile device including Kindle, Nook, iPad and Android devices. Learn more...
How to Download and Listen to an Audio Book, Music, or Videos (Print Friendly Site)
Audio Books: Download and Listen on a Mobile Device (PDF)
How to place and retrieve a hold on an e-book
The digital title you want may not be available for immediate download; however, you can place holds on digital materials and receive email notifications when they become ready. Learn more...
Placing and Retrieving a Hold on an e-Book (Print Friendly Site)
Placing and Retrieving a Digital Hold on eMedia through Ohio Digital Library (PDF)
How to transfer an e-book to an Nook eInk model device
The Stark County District Library (www.starklibrary.org) is a member of the Ohio Digital Library (www.ohioebooks.org). These instructions are for computer based searching and transfer via USB of materials to a Nook device. The Ohio Digital Library recommends viewing their site using the Google Chrome browser. These instructions were made using Microsoft Internet Explorer 10. Learn more...
USB Transfer to Nook using the Ohio Digital Library (Print Friendly Site)
USB Transfer to Nook using the Ohio Digital Library (PDF)
How to Transfer to an eInk Nook (Video)
How to use your eInk Nook
Having trouble with the features of your eInk Nook? There are many options within each device to assist you, provide you with additional options, or simple entertainment. Learn more...
How to Remove a title from your eInk Nook (Video)
Using your eInk Nook (Video)
Free e-Book Websites
The Book Depository
The Book Depository (Guernsey) is the UK's largest dedicated online bookseller, offering the largest range of titles in the world, available for dispatch within 48 hours. Founded in 2004 to make 'All Books available to All' we focus on selling 'less of more' rather than 'more of less', differentiating ourselves from other retailers who increasingly focus on bestsellers.
Book Depository (PDF)
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