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How Can I Download Books Onto the App?

If the myON app is installed on a tablet or Chromebook, and if the device is connected to the internet, there are two ways to download books from the myON library: from within the myON app or while working in a web browser.

Downloading Books from Within the myON App

  1. Open the myON app by tapping (or clicking) on the icon on the device.
  2. Sign in as a user on the myON app.
  3. Tap (or click) on the Add Book icon in the app window (the icon varies on devices):
  4. iPad Chromebook Android
  5. To find a book, either do a Visual Search and browse categories or a Text Search and enter a word or two related to a book you want to find.
  6. When you find a book you want to download, tap (or click) on its icon.
  7. The book information window will open with details about the book.
  8. To download the book, tap the green Add To button.
  9. A grey icon with the book title will appear in the app window, and a circle or horizontal bar will display the download progress. When the download is complete, the circle or bar will disappear, and a portion of the book cover will display in colour.

Downloading Books Using myON with a Web Browser

  1. Log into myON.com using the web browser on your device.
  2. In the dashboard, click Library and search for a book as usual.
  3. When you find a book you might want to download, tap (or click) on its icon.
  4. The book information window will open with details about the book.
  5. To download the book, tap the blue Download Book button.
  6. A pop-up prompt will ask: "Open in myON?"
  7. Choose Open. A grey icon with the book title will appear in the window, and a circle or horizontal bar will display the download progress. When the download is complete, the circle or bar will disappear, and a portion of the book cover will display in colour.

For specific information about each myON app, see the following:

iPad App

Android App

Kindle Fire HD App

Chrome App