Welcome to eRead Illinois!
eRead Illinois is funded by Secretary of State Jesse White through the Illinois State Library.
eRead Illinois is
expanding e-book access across Illinois
providing training to increase expertise on e-books
explore further opportunities for increasing access to e-books through collaboration with Illinois authors, libraries, publishers, and other organizations.
This site is for book lovers, librarians, and anyone who wants to find more information about eRead Illinois and e-book resources on the internet.
We invite you to explore the site and share your feedback and questions with us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Enjoy and Happy E-reading!
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E-Books for Illinois Readers
If you have a library card from a participating library (like ours), you can download eRead Illinois electronic books to your tablet, computer, or other device. These e-books are available in the libraries’ online catalogs. Check the List of Libraries to see which libraries are participating.
Where to Find eRead Illinois E-Books
In our library catalog, eRead Illinois e-books use the Baker & Taylor Axis 360 platform. Different catalogs may use different labels for the eRead Illinois e-books. The Axis 360 e-books are also available through a central portal: eRead Illinois Axis 360 Shared Collection.
Free e-books on the web! See our list of websites that have free e-books for everyone, even if you don’t have a library card.