Read and Listen Online
Scroll through options to download e-books, audiobooks, magazines. and newspapers.
E-books, Audiobooks, & Graphic Novels
You can stream titles instantly through your desktop browser or our mobile app. Titles are automatically returned and removed from your device at the end of the lending period.
Check out up to 20 ebooks, audiobooks or movies at a time.
Check out unlimited graphic novels from top publishers with an RBdigital account.
Through a service provided by RAILS, every library in Illinois has access to free, simultaneous use e-books via the BiblioBoard Library. Select "BiblioBoard Library of Illinois" for instant access to their collection.
Access to high-quality e-books covering a wide range of topics such as self-help, fitness, games, hobbies and cooking.
eRead Illinois is a cooperative program that expands access to e-books for Illinois residents.
Read It! is designed for middle and high school students and adults who have a basic foundation in English grammar and reading but need adapted reading material for a variety of subjects. It offers resources to help build background knowledge, conduct research and improve study skills.
Newspapers & Magazines
Digital newsstand featuring 7000+ of the world's most popular newspapers & magazines.
Check out the world's largest newsstand! Offers full-color digital magazines for anytime, anywhere reading on desktops, mobile devices, and apps. Your library's collection of popular digital magazines includes both new and backlist titles with no holds, no checkout periods, and no limits.
Read online or download for later.