eBooks

Download ebooks to read on your tablet, ereader, phone, or computer from the following services.

cloudLibrary

Visit cloudLibrary and log in with your library card to check out ebooks and audiobooks from home or on the go. Titles check out for 3 weeks.

The cloudLibrary app is available for Android, iOS, and more.


Visit cloudLibrary.

Hoopla

NEW: We have temporarily raised the limit on check outs from 6 to 12 to increase you access while the library is closed!

Check out up to 12 titles per month—with no waiting—from Hoopla’s selection of ebooks, audiobooks, movies, music, comics, and TV shows.
Ebooks, audiobooks, and comics check out for 3 weeks, music for 1 week, and movies and TV shows for 3 days.

Apps are available for iOS, Android, and Kindle Fire HDX.

Not sure how to get started? Watch a video tutorial for setting up Hoopla on your computer here. Tutorials for tablet and mobile are coming soon!


Visit Hoopla.

Indie Illinois Collection

Enjoy titles from your local, independently published authors in Illinois. Be sure to check out the highlights to discover the best reads from your local authors as selected by Library Journal!


Visit Indie Illinois Collection.

Media On Demand from Overdrive

Visit Media On Demand (Overdrive) and log in with your library card to check out ebooks, audiobooks, and movies from home or on the go. Ebooks check out for up to 3 weeks.


Visit Media On Demand from Overdrive.

NEW: RomanceBookCloud

Romance lovers, read to your heart’s content with an ebook collection just for you!


Visit NEW: RomanceBookCloud.

NEW: TeenBookCloud

Enjoy ebooks and comics especially for teens in Grades 7-12 with TeenBookCloud.


Visit NEW: TeenBookCloud.

SELF-e

Calling all authors! Gain exposure by submitting your ebook to SELF-e for inclusion in the Indie Illinois Collection as well as a chance for national exposure if chosen by Library Journal. You retain all rights to your book!


Visit SELF-e.

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