Use your Barrington Area Library card to access and download your choice of e-books.
3M Cloud Library: download and read e-books on your PC or Mac, your mobile device or favorite e-reader (download special instructions for Kindle Fire here). Also available through a variety of apps for iPhone, iPad and NOOK.
OverDrive: Popular audio and e-books that you can transfer to your favorite reading devices.
Books24x7: e-Books from top IT publishers on software applications, business, and technology.
For specific download instructions, click on the device that you have.
Android now including Nook Color and Tablets!
E-reader like Nook Touch or Sony Reader
want to try an eReader?
You can check one out for a test-read! Check them out for two weeks and enjoy a variety of popular titles that we have pre-loaded.
Or ask a librarian about the next eReader petting zoo to see and compare all of these devices, plus the iPad.
need more help?
Consult the Help pages in OverDrive.
Check out our calendar of events and look for OverDrive demonstration classes.
Call the reference desk to talk to a librarian at 847-382-1300 x3500 or email adultref@BALibrary.org.