eBooks and eAudiobooks

Peru Public Library offers our patrons two collections for eBooks and eAudiobooks, the eRead Illinois and OMNI catalogs. You will need the barcode and PIN from your Peru library card.


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We participate in the statewide eRead Illinois project, offering over 20,000 eBooks and eAudios to our patrons. You may borrow 5 eBooks and/or eAudio books and have 5 outstanding holds at any one time from eRead Illinois.

On 8 September 2015, the all-in-one Axis360 app was released in the Apple App Store and Google Play.  Instructions on using Axis360 with your device:

Not sure if your device is compatible? Check Compatible Devices

The library participates in OMNI, a group of 70+ libraries offering downloadable books to our patrons. OMNI has over 15,000 titles available for borrowing. With OMNI you may borrow 5 eBooks and/or eAudios at a time, with a maximum of 12 per week.

Not sure how to download these OMNI books to your eReader? Try one of these handouts for information on your specific device:

Or try these Overdrive videos on downloading to various devices.