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aRead Illinois

 

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 info@ereadillinois.com.

Enjoy and Happy E-reading!

TO LINK TO KANEVILLE'S eREAD SELECTIONS, CLICK HERE.

Kaneville's Magic Wall

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

3M Cloud Library and e-book icons from the SHARE catalog

 

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.

For Help and More Information

 

Axis 360 Help

The eRead Illinois Axis 360 collection is available on a variety of devices. Locate your device below for information on getting started. Check out the Videos section for some additional assistance or visit our Youtube Channel!

General Handouts

eRead Illinois Lending Policies

How to Register for eRead Illinois Axis 360

Early Return on axisReader

Early Return on Blio

Android Tablets and Phones

Axis 360 E-books with Android Devices

Axis 360 E-books with Android Devices (Spanish)

Getting Started with axisReader on Android Devices

Getting Started with Blio on Android Devices

How to Check Out a Book on axisReader

How to Check Out a Book for Blio

Axis Reader App for Android

Blio App for Android

Apple Devices (iPads and iPod Touch)

Axis 360 E-books with iOS Devices

Axis 360 E-books with iOS Devices (Spanish)

Getting Started with axisReader on iOS Apple Devices

Getting Started with Blio on iOS Apple Devices

How to Check Out a Book on axisReader

How to Check Out a Book for Blio

Axis Reader App for iOS

Blio App for iOS

Kindle Fire/Fire HD

Axis 360 E-books with Kindle Fire or Fire HD

How to Download AxisReader or Blio to a Kindle Fire or Fire HD

Axis 360 E-books with Kindle Fire and Fire HD (Spanish)

How to Check Out a Book on axisReader

How to Check Out a Book for Blio

Laptop and Desktop Computers (Windows/Mac)

Axis 360 E-books with E-Reader Devices or a Computer

Axis 360 E-books with E-Reader Devices or a Computer (Spanish)

How to Check Out a Book from Axis 360 on Your Computer

Adobe Digital Editions Download for Windows

Adobe Digital Editions Download for Macs

Nook HD/HD+

Axis 360 E-books with Android Devices

Axis 360 E-books with Android Devices (Spanish)

Getting Started with axisReader on Android Devices

Getting Started with Blio on Android Devices

How to Check Out a Book on axisReader

How to Check Out a Book for Blio

Axis Reader App for Android

Blio App for Android

Nook Reader/Color, Kobo Reader, Sony Readers, and other dedicated E-Readers

Axis 360 E-books with E-Reader Devices or a Computer

Axis 360 E-books with E-Reader Devices or a Computer (Spanish)

How to Check Out a Book from Axis 360 on Your Computer

Adobe Digital Editions Download for Windows

Adobe Digital Editions Download for Macs