eReading

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With the affordability and selection of devices, eReading is growing increasingly popular.  We have many resources and tools to help you make the most of your eReading experience! You will need:

  • A valid ZB Library card starting with 2112600.
  • An email address.
  • A computer and eReader and/or mobile device.
  • Software or App, depending on the resource and device.
  • A credit card associated with your device when using a Kindle or NOOK.

eReadIllinois
Check out eBook and eAudiobooks in a variety of formats and read or listen to them on your device or computer. *App available.

  • The default checkout period is 21 days.
  • Items may be returned early.

Freading
Choose from a collection of eBooks for all ages and interests.  New content is added weekly. If using a computer, you’ll need Adobe Digital Editions.  *App available.

MyMediaMall
Powered by Overdrive, MyMediaMall is a group of 60 libraries that provides eBooks, eAudiobooks and videos.  Titles can be enjoyed on most devices and eReaders.  *App available. 

  • Set your checkout period for 7, 14, or 21 days.
  • Some items may be returned early.
  • Use the high contrast display or Dyslexic Font.

MyMediaMall for Kids
Safe searching for kid-friendly titles. Powered by Overdrive, MyMediaMall is a group of 60 libraries that offers free eBooks, eAudiobooks and videos.  Titles can be enjoyed on most devices and eReaders.  *App available.

  • Set your checkout period for 7, 14, or 21 days.
  • Some items may be returned early.
  • Use the high contrast display or Dyslexic Font.

OneClickDigital
Create an account, then download eBooks and eAudiobooks  to your device using your PC and the OneClickdigital Media Manager OR download the app to your smartphone or device to read/listen on the go! *App available. First time users must register with OneClick from the full website. Log in with your ZB Library card to gain access to the OneClick page. Create an account and start downloading!

  • Set your device preferences for eAudiobook and eBook format.
  • Set your checkout period for 1-14 days.
  • Items may be returned early.

Zinio
Read popular magazines on your computer or portable device.  Please read the user guide before setting up your library Zinio account. *App available.

More

Need more eBooks?  Check out our list of eReading Resources for free and discounted books!

Staff are available to help you!  Call 847.872.4680 to set up an appointment for individual help.