Libby App from OverDrive Has Great Digital Reads (OverDrive App Is Going Away)

Posted on January 25, 2022 at 6:00 am

On February 23, 2022, Overdrive will be winding down the legacy OverDrive app and will remove it from the Apple App Store, Google Play, and Microsoft Store. By the end of 2022, OverDrive will no longer support the OverDrive app and is requesting that library customers switch to the Libby App.

Libby Features

The best feature of Libby is that you can borrow eBooks and audiobooks at no cost to read and listen on your mobile devices and home computer!

Libby also offers these features:

  • Read across your devices: All your loans, notes, bookmarks, and reading progress sync across your devices
  • Save space: Stream eBooks and audiobooks so you don’t tie up space on your devices
  • Offline access: Download eBooks and audiobooks for offline reading (best of both worlds)
  • Listen in your car: Enjoy audiobooks in your car through Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, or a Bluetooth connection
  • Send to Kindle: If you prefer reading on your Kindle, Libby can send your library books to it

Our hand-selected collection in Libby has thousands of eBooks and audiobooks available for reading. You can explore the collection through featured titles, curated lists, and searches.

It’s easy to customize how you read with Libby. You can adjust an eBook’s font size, book layout, and lighting. As you read, you can also add bookmarks, create notes and highlights, and define words.

Libby makes it simple to listen to audiobooks when, where, and how you want. Swipe on the book cover to skip backward or forward. Increase playback speed up to 3x. Set a sleep timer until the end of the chapter or for 5, 10, 30 minutes, or more.

It’s a delight to discover new books through Libby. Easy to use, it is great for readers of all ages.

Get the Libby app today! Or use Libby in your web browser at

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