eBooks and Downloadables

eBooks, eAudiobooks, & Streaming Videos

Use your Lake Bluff Library card to check out eBooks, eAudiobooks, and streaming videos.


Instructions by Device

If you want to learn about all of the eMaterials you can access with your device, you've come to the right place. Our Lake Bluff Library On Demand guides provide step by step instructions for accessing our eMaterials on all of the major devices. Find your device on the list below to get started.


eMaterial Platforms

EREAD ILLINOIS

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Use the Axis 360 app to check out eBooks and eAudiobooks from the eRead Illinois collection.

Download the Axis 360 app for your device:

iTunes    Google Play    Kindle Fire


HOOPLA

Use Hoopla to check out eBooks and stream or download eAudiobooks, movies and TV shows, and music. Hoopla has a monthly checkout limit of 8 titles and no waitlists—everything is always available.

Download the Hoopla app for your device:

iTunes    Google Play    Kindle Fire


KANOPY

Use Kanopy to stream videos on your tablet/mobile device or computer. Kanopy offers a wide range of titles, including selections from the Criterion Collection, classic cinema, documentaries, Great Courses, and more.

Download the Kanopy app for your device: 

iTunes    Google Play 


 LIBBY

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Libby is a more streamlined way to access the Digital Library of Illinois, a collection of eBooks, eAudiobooks, and streaming videos.

Download the Libby app for your device:

iTunes    Google Play    


OVERDRIVE

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Use the Overdrive App to access the Digital Library of Illinois, a collection of eBooks, eAudiobooks, and streaming videos.

Download the Overdrive app for your device:

iTunes    Google Play    Kindle Fire



Magazines

All Lake Bluff Library cardholders can use Flipster to download full, digital copies of a variety of popular magazines.


FLIPSTER

Use Flipster to checkout and download current and back issues of popular magazines.

iTunes    Google Play    Kindle Fire