East Alton Public Library District

Kindle Fire

Only Kindles with access to the Internet may use 3M

Kindle Fire Instructions

To install the 3M Cloud Library application on your Kindle Fire, you will need your Kindle Fire started with an Internet connection active and your library card number and PIN.

1.       In order to install the 3M Cloud Library Android application onto your Fire, you will need to allow 3rd party applications to be installed on your Fire.

2.       From the main screen go to Settings

3.       Go to Security

4.       Go to Device and scroll down and find Apps from unknown sources. Set this to ON.

5.       Go back to the Home screen and open a web browser. Go to the following web page:


6.       Tap Install and it will install

7.       Tap Done.

8.       Tap on Home and you should see the Cloud Library App.

9.       Tap on it and when this starts you will need to select your state (IL) and then select your library.

Illinois Heartland Library System

10.   Enter Card #.

11.   Enter PIN. If you don't have a PIN, please visit your branch library with your library card and photo ID to obtain your library PIN.

12.   Tap on the "End User License Agreement" button and if you accept the terms and conditions of the agreement tap the agree button and then tap Login.

You have to be a member of a library that participates in the cloud library.

Don't forget to turn " Apps from unknown sources " back off.