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OverDrive lets you check out and download e-books and audiobooks on your computer, through the new Libby app or the original OverDrive app.
- Check out up to 3 titles at a time
- 14 day loan period
- Place up to 3 holds on titles that are currently checked out
Our OverDrive collection currently consists of academic and trade ebooks that we cannot source from our normal suppliers.
Accessing ebooks from Public Libraries
If you are registered with a public library you will be able to access their collections of ebooks and audiobooks using either OverDrive or BorrowBox. Google your library (eg Southampton City Libraries or Hampshire Library Service) to find out more.