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eBooks and Downloadables

Thousands of eBooks, eAudiobooks, movies, music, TV shows and comics are available to check out! All you need is your Park Ridge library card and access to the Internet to get started!

 

     Still need help?  Sign up for a  one-on-one appointment with a member of our Reader Services department, and we'll help you out!

Register in person, by calling 847-720-3280, or on our events calendar.  45 minute appointments are available:

Mondays at 11am

Thursdays at 7pm

 

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Material types: eBooks and eAudiobooks

 

Click here to access the Overdrive catalog on your computer.  Log in to see additional titles available to Park Ridge cardholders only.

Visit the app store on your mobile device to download the Libby by Overdrive app.

 

 

For help, click on the links below:

Getting Started with the Libby App

Reading Overdrive books on Kindle   

Transferring Overdrive Audiobooks to MP3 Players

General Overdrive Help Page

Overdrive Video Tutorial

 

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eRead Illinois is supported by the Illinois Secretary of State through the Illinois State Library.

Material types: eBooks and eAudiobooks

 

Click here to access the Axis360 catalog on your computer.

Visit the app store on your mobile device to download the Axis360 App.

 

 

For help click on the links below:

Getting started with the Axis360 app

Axis 360 help page

Axis 360 Video Tutorial

 

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Material types: Movies, TV Shows, Music, eBooks, eAudiobooks, Comics

 

Click here to access the Hoopla website on your computer.

Visit the app store on your mobile or streaming device to download the Hoopla app.

   

For  help click on the links below:

Getting started with Hoopla

Hoopla help page

Hoopla Video Tutorial

 

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Material types: Movies

 

Click here to access the Kanopy website on your computer.

Visit the app store on your mobile or streaming device to download the Kanopy app.

The Kanopy collection offers over 30,000 feature films, documentaries, foreign language, and training videos, including: the Criterion Collection, The Great Courses, the Frontline series, and international films.  

For help, click on the links below:

Getting started with Kanopy

Kanopy help page

Kanopy Tutorial

 

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