Libby by OverDrive

With an Orion Library card, Orion residents can download and access eBooks, eMagazines, and audiobooks using a compatible eReader, mobile device, laptop, or computer.


  • Patrons may check out up to 10 titles at a time. eMagazines do not count toward your 10 title limit.
  • Titles may be checked out for 7, 14, or 21 days. (Partner library limits may vary.)
  • At the end of a checkout period, titles will automatically disable. There are no late fees.

Libby Tutorial

eBook Formats

  • Libby Book / OverDrive Read- Accessible on any device with a modern web browser
  • Kindle Book – Accessible using a Kindle device or the Kindle App (App accessibility varies by title)
  • ePub – Accessible using a variety of non-Kindle devices
  • Open ePub – Accessible using a variety of non-Kindle devices
  • PDF – Accessible using a variety of non-Kindle devices

Audiobook Formats

  • Libby Audiobook / OverDrive Listen – Streaming audio files (requiring an active Internet connection) available on any device with a modern web browser
  • MP3 – Downloadable audio files compatible with Windows & Mac, portable audio devices, and some portable reading devices

Magazine Formats

  • Libby Magazine / OverDrive Magazine

Mobile / Desktop Apps

When setting up Libby on a mobile device, search for “Midwest Collaborative for Library Services” to find the Orion Township Public Library.

Meet Libby by OverDriveLibby
Libby is a completely rebuilt app for accessing OverDrive eBooks and Audiobooks with a more intuitive interface and simplified account management. Libby is available for iOS (iPhone / iPad), Android (Phones / Tablets), Amazon Fire Tablets, and Laptop / Desktop Computers.

Did you know that with your Orion library card, you can access the digital collections of not just the Midwest Collaborative for Library Services, but several other library systems across Michigan? Visit MCLS’s OverDrive site and select “Partner libraries” for the most current list.

“Going Mobile” Help Videos by OverDrive

Get started quickly with digital books and more using these short, step by step videos. Each series is designed to help you browse, check out, and download from an OverDrive-powered site, and have you enjoying your favorite titles in no time.

Need more help?

See our Digital Catalog & Download Help Center

Libby is available for Orion residents with a valid library card only.

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