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overdrive

What is OverDrive?

OverDrive is a free service offered by your library or school that lets you borrow digital content (like eBooks and audiobooks) anytime, anywhere.

How do you access OverDrive?

Login to classlink by going to https://launchpad.classlink.com/gcisd & use your usual school login username & password.

Click on the green folder called "Library Resources"

Once you are in "Library Resources," you will click on the Overdrive icon od icon

You will then be directed to the CHHS Overdrive Homepage, which will look something like this.

od homepage

From the homepage, you can search, browse, and checkout both audiobooks & ebooks through our library collection.

Checkouts are automatically set for a 2 week checkout. Once the 2 weeks are up, the book will go away from your device or computer.

If a title/cover has an open book icon similar to this ebook icon  it is an eBook.

If a title/cover has a headphones icon similar to this audiobook  it is an audio book.

*Note: DO NOT use the Overdrive App from the iTunes App Store. You will not have access to YOUR school Overdrive collection. 
YOU MUST login to ClassLink in order to view our available titles.

You CAN access Overdrive this way through your iPhone or Android as well as from a computer, laptop, or tablet. 


Other Digital Streaming Audio books Available 

Your CHHS Library has over 350 digital streaming audiobooks and counting. These audiobooks are accessible through our Destiny online catalog, which you can find by logging into Classlink.

Login to classlink by going to https://launchpad.classlink.com/gcisd & use your usual school login username & password.

Click on the green folder called "Library Resources"

You can search by title, author, keyword, etc., or by "audiobook", "audio book," or "sound recordings." Once you click on the title you want, you will see a link to start listening. 

If you need any assistance, come see or email the librarian at kimberly.thibodeaux@gcisd.net