Last Updated: Nov 12, 2021     Views: 15427

All OverDrive and cloudLibrary titles are automatically returned to your library at the end of their lending periods, so you never have to worry about late fees. However you can return them early if you want.

Cloud Library

There are three ways to return Cloud Library titles.

  • From the library's website/your library account -- log into your library account at ( click on Items Out and any Cloud Library titles should have a Check In button next to them, click Check In.
  • From BCPL's Cloud Library website -- go to ( and log into your Cloud Library account.  Click the My Books tab.  Next to the title you wish to return, click the Check In button.
  • From your mobile device -- open the CL app and log in, if prompted. Tap My Books. Tap the Return Books button; then a Return button should appear next to each title. Tap Return.


Generally you return OverDrive titles using the app or website you used to borrow the title.  

For specific directions to return OverDrive titles early see:

For instructions on removing returned titles from an eReader device or your computer using Adobe Digital Editions see

Kindle e-books from OverDrive

For instructions on returning Kindle eBooks, see 

Adobe Digital Editions

eBooks downloaded to Adobe Digital Editions will remain on your computer or device until they are manually deleted. Once the lending period has expired, you can no longer read the book but the title will still be visible in ADE.