OverDrive App Instructions:

  • Download Overdrive from your app store & open it
  • Select “Sign in using library card” (If you want to sign up for an OverDrive account using your email address, select “Sign up”)
  • “Find your library”:

           Search for & select from results:

           SAILS Library Network

  • Select “MassCat Library Patrons” from dropdown menu
  • Login: your library card number
  • Password: last four digits of your library card number
  • Click “Sign In”
  • Now you’re ready to search for items to borrow (Select “Add a title”)!


Add another library

  • Click icon at upper left of 3 vertical lines
  • Select “Manage libraries”
  • Select "+"
  • Search for one of the following & select from results:

               Boston Public Library
               CLAMS
               C/W MARS
               Minuteman Library Network
               NOBLE: North of Boston Library Exchange
               Old Colony Library Network 

  • “Sign in”
  • Select the sign in option you previously used (with your library card or with OverDrive)
  • If signing in with your library card, “Select your library from the list below”

          Select “MassCat Library Patrons” from dropdown menu

  • Card Number: your library card number
  • Pin: last 4 digits of your library card
  • Check box next to "Remember My Card Number On This Device"
  • “Sign in”

OverDrive Computer Instructions:

  • Direct your browser to one of the following:

          bpl.overdrive.com

          clamsnet.overdrive.com
          cwmars.overdrive.com
          minuteman.overdrive.com
          noble.overdrive.com
          ocln.overdrive.com
          sails.overdrive.com

  • “Sign in” button (right-hand side)
  • "Select Your Library from the List Below,” choose "MassCat Library Patrons"
  • Login: your library card number
  • Password: last four digits of your library card number

Becket and Washington's Community Library

The Becket Athenaeum

413-623-5483 / info@bwlibrary.org