eLibrary

Here’s a quick guide to all of the online services Villa Park Public Library offers to cardholders for downloading and streaming books, music, videos, and magazines:

Service Info
eread-ill-logo Digital books and audiobooks for your computer or mobile device

Digital books, audiobooks, graphic novels, and more for your computer or mobile device

  • Instructions for Compatible Devices
  • Created by Overdrive with a new look and similar interface
mymediamall-logo-300x63 Digital books, audiobooks, graphic novels, and more for your computer or mobile device

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bookflix-small trueflix-small Interactive online books for kids! They’re fun and informative!

In cooperation with RAILS (Reaching Across Illinois Library System), Bibilioboard is a digital collection of fiction and nonfiction eBooks, historical source documents, photos, and more, available to any Illinois resident. There is no login requirement to use this resource, but the user’s IP address must be located in Illinois.

Prominent collections:

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Villa Park Public Library is now participating in the eRead Illinois Program. The Library and the Reaching Across Illinois Library System (RAILS) have partnered with the Illinois State Library to provide access to more than 2,900 digital titles at no additional cost to our patrons. These eBooks may be downloaded to a number of devices including iPad, iPhone, Android, Windows, NOOK® and Sony Reader devices, and many more. Select the logo to access the collection.

mymediamall-logo-300x63Search for eBooks/eAudiobooks on MyMediaMall. eBooks are lent through MyMediaMall.net. Borrowing requires either an Amazon.com account (Kindle readers) or a combination of the OverDrive Media Console and an Overdrive account (all others). These accounts and the OverDrive Media Console are free. Select the logo to access the collection.  For more ways to download eBooks, audio and video to your computer, eReader, or mobile device, visit OverDrive’s tutorial videos.
hooplalogo2-300x119Instantly borrow free digital movies, music, eBooks, graphic novels, and more 24/7 with your library card using Hoopla.  Use your library card to sign up at hoopladigital.com.  Then log in using your PC or install the free Hoopla mobile app on your iOS or Android device.  Browse, borrow, and enjoy! Select the logo to access the collection.

 

BookFlix & TrueFlix – Digital Books for Kids

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trueflix-small Scholastic TrueFlix

Library Services On The GO

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This handy app connects you with a pared down version of the Library’s site so you can search for books, view upcoming events, and access important services on smaller screens. You can download the iPhone app or the Android app.