Welcome Readers! The eRead Illinois Axis 360 collection is available on a variety of devices. Locate your device below for information on getting started. Check out the Videos section for some additional assistance or visit our Youtube Channel!
New Browser Based Reader Help Guides
The browser based reader was released to eRead Illinois libraries on December 5th.
Browser Based Reader Help Guide - Handout
Browser Based Reader Overview - Video
eRead Illinois Axis 360 Compatible Devices (Includes Kindle compatbility chart) 1-4-17 - Updated to reflect Chromebook compatibility with ebooks
Kindle Device Compatibility Handout 3-8-16
eRead Illinois Axis 360 Lending Policies 9-4-15
Axis 360 App Handouts and Videos
Android Devices - Smartphones and Tablets (Most Samsung devices, Nook HD & HD+, Nook Samsung Galaxy Tab, Google Nexus)
Axis 360 App Quick Start Instructions for Android Devices 9-4-15
Downloading the Axis 360 App on an Android Device 12-1-16
Getting Started with Axis 360 on Android Devices 12-1-16
Navigating Axis 360 E-books and Audiobooks on an Android Device 12-1-16
iOS Devices - iPad, iPhone, and iPod Touch
Axis 360 App Quick Start Instructions for iOS Devices 9-4-15
Downloading the Axis 360 App on an Apple Device 12-1-16
Getting Started with Axis 360 on an Apple Device 12-1-16
Navigating Axis 360 E-books and Audiobooks on an Apple Device 12-1-16
1st Generation Kindle Fires, Kindle Reader, and Kindle Paper White are not compatible with the Axis 360 Platform.
2nd, 3rd, 4th, and 5th Generation Kindle Fires can access the Axis 360 app via the Amazon App Store.
Kindle Fires are Android devices. Please see the applicable handouts above for utilizing the app once it is downloaded.
Axis 360 App Quick Start Instructions for Kindle Fire Devices 2nd Generation and Later 12-1-16
Desktop/Laptop Computers and e-ink Devices(Sony Reader, Kobo Glo, Mini, and Touch, Nook Simple Touch and Reader)
Axis 360 E-books on a Computer Quick Start Guide 12-2-16
Axis 360 E-books with E-reader Devices Quick Start Guide 12-2-16
How to Check Out an E-book in Axis 360 on a Computer 12-2-16
Axis 360 Ebooks with Basic E-reader Devices via Adobe Digital Editions 12-2-16
How to Download the Axis 360 App to an Apple Device 11-16-16
How to Download the Axis 360 App to an Android Device 11-16-16
Getting Started with Axis 360 on an Apple Device 11-16-16
Getting Started with Axis 360 on an Android Device 11-16-16
How to Return Early in Axis 360 on an Apple Device 11-16-16
How to Return Early in Axis 360 on an Android Device 11-16-16
Transferring Axis 360 Titles to an E-reader via Adobe Digital Editions