More Help Getting Started!
- You must be a resident of Des Moines or rural Polk County to use DMPL OverDrive.
- Up to six items (combination of e-books and e-audiobooks) can be checked out at a time.
- Items check out for three weeks.
- Reserves can be placed on up to six items.
- You have four days to pickup an on hold item once it becomes available.
- For the complete list of policies and more information see our OverDrive Help page.
For Smartphones and Tablets (including the iPod Touch):
The OverDrive app can be found in your device's app store.
For PC and Mac Computers:
OverDrive Media Console - is required for downloading and transfering audio books.
Adobe Digital Editions - is required for downloading and transfering e-books to e-ink ereaders like the Nook Glow or Sony ereader.