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Overdrive is a system by which the Cornell Law community can check out and download e-books and audio books.

Lending periods:

eBooks               7, 14, 21, or 28 days
Audiobooks       7, 14, or 21 days

Maximum number of titles that can be checked out at any one time: 3

Time items stay in cart (before checkout): 60 minutes

Titles will automatically expire at the end of the lending period, so there are no late fees.

Items are available in four formats: Kindle, EPub, MP3 and WMA audio.

In order to utilize the Kindle format, users must have an Amazon account and either a Kindle device or app.

In order to use the EPub format on your PC, users must have an Adobe Digital Editions account.

The MP3 format and WMA audio require the use of the Overdrive Media Console.

To begin using Overdrive, please click here and log in with your NetID.