DECIDE WHICH APPS AND OPEN ACCESS SITES ARE BEST FOR YOU

eRead Illinois featuring Axis 360 is a cooperative program with the goal of expanding access to e-books for Illinois residents. Check out five books at a time and never have to worry about late fees with automatic returns! Sign up with your library card and pin number. 

Download via Google Play or Apple Store.

Libby is a free app that lets you borrow e-books, e-audiobooks, and magazines from our library. Sign up with your library card and pin number.


Download via Google Play or Apple Store.

Hoopla is a free app that grants you access to e-books, audiobooks, movies, music, and the ability to stream free courses. Sign up with your library card and pin number. 

Hoopla is available online and for Download via Google Play or Apple Store

WEBSITES WITH OPEN ACCESS TO FREE E-BOOKS

Alliance Digital Media is an e-library catalog that is powered by Over Drive, the same service that powers Libby. 

Open Access Books is a free website with access to free academic and scholarly peer-reviewed books. The books and data are available at no cost to you. 

Project Gutenberg has over 60,000 e-books digitized and proofread by volunteers. This website offers free epub and kindle e-books available for download or you can read them online.