eBooks

Access audio and e-books at: NH Downloadables website

Help getting started: NH Overdrive Blog

Very useful for step by step directions for specific devices


The material below gives an overview of how to download an eBook for the Kindle, as well as links to helpful online resources for instructions for other devices.
NH Downloadable books are available for multiple platforms including the PC, Mac, Android, iOS, Blackberry and Windows Phone.

Quick Start Guide for all devices

Quick Kindle Instructions

  • Once you have selected a title on the NH Downloadables website, login to your account by entering your library's town (Fitzwilliam) and then your library card number.
  • Click on “Get for Kindle”. You will then be directed to Amazon.com to redeem your public library loan. You will need to log into your Amazon.com account (if you are not already).
  • Select the device to read the book on: Kindle device, free reading app, or the Kindle Cloud Reader.
  • Select "Download now", then "Save File", and click "OK".
  • If your Kindle is Wi-Fi enabled the book will automatically be delivered to your Kindle via Amazon’s Whispernet technology, or you can transfer using a USB computer connection. (for USB transfer instructions, see the attached document below.)

Helpful Kindle User Manuals:

For the complete list of manuals, click Amazon's documentation page.

Other Amazon Kindle Resources

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