eRead Benefits

There are many benefits  to being a part of eRead Illinois.

The project will greatly expand e-book access for patrons. Whether eRead Illinois is your library’s only source of e-books or an additional source of e-books, participation will increase the access your patrons have to a variety of titles.

The project includes a seamless collection development process which includes contributions from guest selectors with specific expertise from participating libraries. The eRead Illinois team is consistently monitoring  hold queues to maintain a low hold ratios for to ensure availability of popular titles for your patrons.

The project team provides hands on training to increase expertise through customized instruction and webinar training sessions for your library staff.

Use the Fee Request Form to request a quote for your library!