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KENTUCKY UNBOUND - Free e-books and audiobooks for any device.

Help Guides

  • Overdrive READ
    Format: Overdrive READ; Books are read in your web browser.
    Basic Steps:
    1. Access Kentucky Unbound with an internet-connected device.
    2. Log in with your library card.
    3. Search for and select a title to read (you may need to place a hold on popular titles).
    4. Open the Overdrive READ title and start reading.
  • Android Devices (Including Nook)
    Format: EPUB; Books are downloaded and read in the Overdrive App.
    Basic Steps:
    1. Install the Overdrive App.
    2. Authorize the app by creating an account.
    3. Add McCracken County Public Library to My Libraries.
    4. Log in to Kentucky Unbound and find a book to read.
    5. Download the book in EPUB format.
    6. Read the book from the Overdrive app's "Bookshelf" page.
    Note: books can be returned early from within the app.

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