- 1 How do I add Kindle books to my library?
- 2 Why is my Kindle book not showing in my library?
- 3 How do I add a book to a collection on my Kindle Paperwhite?
- 4 Does Kindle Paperwhite support library books?
- 5 What files are compatible with Kindle?
- 6 Can I read a book I bought on Amazon on Kindle?
- 7 How do I access my Kindle library?
- 8 How do I manage books on my Kindle Paperwhite?
- 9 Can you hide books on Kindle?
- 10 How do I separate my Kindle books?
- 11 Can you download apps on Kindle Paperwhite?
- 12 Can I get OverDrive on my Kindle Paperwhite?
- 13 Can you loan books on Kindle?
How do I add Kindle books to my library?
Go to the website of your local public library and search for “Kindle books” or “eBooks.” At checkout, sign in to your Amazon account and select the device to which you want to send the book. Connect your device to Wi-Fi and download to the title from the Archived Items or Cloud.
Why is my Kindle book not showing in my library?
Deliver the book to your preferred device using Manage Your Content and Devices. Make sure that your app is registered to the correct Amazon account. If you have multiple accounts, your book may have been purchased from a different account.
How do I add a book to a collection on my Kindle Paperwhite?
You can add books after you’ve created a collection as follows:
- From the Home screen, tap and briefly hold down on the name of the e-book. A set of options appears.
- Tap Add to Collection.
- Select the collection to which you want to add the book.
- Tap Done.
Does Kindle Paperwhite support library books?
Public library e-books for Kindle e-readers are presently available only in the United States. From your library’s website, you can have the e-book delivered wirelessly to your Kindle through Wi-Fi. Note that some publishers allow books to be transferred to your Kindle Paperwhite only by using the USB cable.
What files are compatible with Kindle?
Send to Kindle apps support following file types:
- Microsoft Word (. DOC,. DOCX)
- PDF (. PDF)
- Text (. TXT)
- Images (. JPG,. JPEG,. PNG,. BMP)
- Kindle Format (. AZW,. MOBI)
- Other File Types (. RTF,. PRC,. PSZ)
Can I read a book I bought on Amazon on Kindle?
You can read the beginning of your purchased book(s) instantly online. When you click to start reading, Kindle Cloud Reader will launch in your web browser, and your free Kindle book sample will be available in your Kindle library. You can also access your Kindle book samples with Kindle for Android or Kindle for iOS.
How do I access my Kindle library?
Go to read.amazon.com to open Kindle Cloud Reader. You may need to sign in with your Amazon account. Your Kindle Library is displayed on the main page. Select a book to start reading.
How do I manage books on my Kindle Paperwhite?
Manage Kindle Content Sign into the Amazon Manage Your Content and Devices page and click the Content heading up top to see all your ebooks. You can arrange books by clicking the Sort By menu and changing the sort order to Title, Author, or Acquired Date. To manage a single item, click the Action button next to it.
Can you hide books on Kindle?
You cannot hide books (just “tuck” them out of sight into some innocuous-sounding collection) from someone whose device is on your account and not under parental controls. If you want to hide them just on your Paperwhite, you can remove them from the device and then deregister your Kindle.
How do I separate my Kindle books?
Tap and hold on the title or cover image, depending on your current view. You can also press the three-dot button that appears to the right of the book title in List view or at the bottom-right of the cover in Grid view. From there, just hit Remove from Device to take the book out of your Kindle library.
Can you download apps on Kindle Paperwhite?
No, you cannot download apps on a Kindle Paperwhite. It also involves downloading apps onto our devices. If have bought an Android device, as an example, your first impulse will be to go to Google Play Store to get your favorite apps.
Can I get OverDrive on my Kindle Paperwhite?
While you can get online to see the OverDrive website from your Kindle Paperwhite, you won’t be able to find books compatible for your Kindle or Kindle Paperwhite as you will if you browse OverDrive from the internet on a computer.
Can you loan books on Kindle?
Go to the Manage Your Content and Devices and locate the title you’d like to loan. Select the Actions button then select Loan this title on your eligible title. Enter the recipient’s personal email address and optional message then select Send. Select Send now and a book loan notification is sent to the recipient.