Nook Simple Touch: Archive/Unarchive Books or Periodicals

Archiving a book or magazine on your Barnes & Noble Nook is like deleting the item from the device, only it will leave behind a grayed-out selection of the item in the archived items view.

Nook Simple Touch

Archiving

1. From the Home screen, tap Library.

2. Select the view and  book you wish to archive.

3. Tap the screen to bring up the menu, then select More.

4. Connect to a Wi-Fi network if prompted.

5. Select Archive.

Archived items will no longer show up

 

Unarchiving

1. From the Home screen, tap Library.

2. From the top-left drop-down menu, select Archived.

3. Select the Unarchive button next to the book.

 

Classic Version

Older versions of the Nook may be called Nook Classic. A version that has a bottom screen for navigating.

Archiving

1. Navigate to the Home screen and tap my library on the lower touch screen.

2. Select Go to My B&N Library at the top of the menu. If the option reads Go to My Documents, you are already in the right place and can skip this step.

3. Using the arrows on the left side of the lower display, highlight the book you wish to delete.

4. Tap Item details & options.

5. Scroll down to the bottom and choose Archive.

6. Tap OK on the Are you sure… prompt.

 

Unarchiving

If there comes a day when you want your book or magazine back from the archive, you can pull it back with these steps.

1. Navigate to the Home screen and tap my library on the lower touch screen.

2. Select Go to My B&N Library at the top of the menu. If the option reads Go to My Documents, you are already in the right place and can skip this step.

3. Select Change view.

4. Select Show archived items.

5. Select the book or magazine in the list. It should be grayed out because it’s archived.

6. Choose Unarchive.

7. Tap OK at the Are you sure… prompt.

Comments

  1. martha says

    Go to settings
    Go to app settings
    Gi to apps home
    Turn off recent issues of newspaper magazine or book

  2. Joyce Frueh says

    I archived four books, The Twilight Saga by Stephenie Meyer. Two I was able to recover but the other books were not there. Help me please. And what can I use my
    sd card for? May I order books from other sources, like Best Buy?

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