E-Book Check Out Information
Moline Public Library offers our patrons numerous ways to browse, search, check out, download and read/watch/listen to eMaterial. You will find descriptions of our three largest collections, along with instructions to help you get started.
Moline Library patrons using Android, Apple and Windows devices can now use Libby to check out and download material from Online Media of Northern Illinois Libraries (or OMNI Libraries for short). OMNI offers access to a large catalog of electronic books and audiobooks, as well as a growing list of films and TV shows.
Moline Library patrons can use OverDrive to check out and download material from Online Media of Northern Illinois Libraries (or OMNI Libraries for short). OMNI offers access to a large catalog of electronic books and audiobooks, as well as a growing list of films and TV shows.
View instructions for setting up and using OverDrive (PDF).
Using a Kindle PaperWhite (black and white screen)? Find instructions for Kindle PaperWhilte (PDF).
Patrons with a Moline Library card can use Axis360 to check out and download eRead Illinois electronic books and electronic audiobooks to their tablet, computer, or other devices. Initial funding for eRead Illinois was provided by the Secretary of State through the Illinois State Library.
Note: Unfortunately, first generation Kindle Fires, the Kindle Reader, and the Kindle PaperWhite are not compatible with the Axis 360 Platform.
Hoopla is a digital media service offered by your Moline Public Library that allows you to borrow movies, music, audiobooks, ebooks, comics and TV shows to enjoy on your digital mobile device or computer! With no waiting, titles can be streamed immediately, or downloaded to phones or tablets for offline enjoyment later.
Using a computer to access Hoopla? View instructions on how to access Hoopla on a computer (PDF).