Peru Library offers patrons several collections for borrowing eBooks and eAudiobooks; eRead Illinois, OMNI (Overdrive), and Tumblebooks. To access the eRead Illinois and OMNI collections, you need the barcode and PIN from your Peru library card to use either collection. For Tumblebooks, access their site through the library’s website.
TumbleBookLibrary is an online collection of ebooks for children with animated, talking picture books; read-along picture chapter books and more. Working with the Peru Elementary School District, TumbleBookLibrary is available to Peru Library patrons. Internet access is needed to use TumbleBookLibrary.
eRead Illinois has nearly 30,000 eBooks and eAudios. You may borrow 5 books at a time and have 5 outstanding holds from eRead Illinois. Download eReadIllinois’ app – the Axis360 app in the Apple App Store or Google Play.
The library participates in OMNI, a group of 70+ libraries offering Overdrive downloadable books to our patrons. OMNI has over 31,000 titles available for borrowing. With OMNI borrow up to 5 eBooks and/or eAudios at a time, with a maximum of 12 per week. To use Omni, download the Overdrive app from the Google Play Store and the Apple App Store. Or use Overdrive’s new Libby app, the easiest way to get started with digital books and audiobooks from your public library. Libby is available for Android, iOS (iPhone/iPad/iPod touch), and Windows 10.