The library offers several options for checking out and using eBooks and eAudiobooks, all you need is your Northbrook Library card.

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Starting May 8, Cloud Library will require you to enter your library pin when you login. If you haven't changed your library pin since April 17, your pin will be the same as your previous library pin, but in all caps. If you have any questions about using Cloud Library, please contact the Reference Desk at 847-272-4873.

 

READ: eBooks

You have three options for checking out and downloading eBooks.
Can't decide on one? You can use all three!

  • My Media Mall
    Large selection of eBooks you can read on your computer or portable device.
    Compatible with Kindle eReaders
  • CloudLibrary (formerly 3M Cloud Library)
    Very easy to use; slightly smaller collection.
    Not compatible with Kindle eReaders
  • Hoopla
    Smallest selection of eBooks available.
    Works on computers and portable devices.
    Not compatible with Kindle eReaders or other eReaders

 

LISTEN: eAudio

You can check out, download, and listen to eAudiobooks on your computer, smartphone, or tablet using My Media Mall and Hoopla.

  • My Media Mall
    Largest audiobook collection.
    Works on computers and portable devices.
  • Hoopla
    Smallest selection of audiobooks available.
    Works on computers and portable devices.

    Sorry, eAudiobooks are not compatible with Kindle eReaders or other eReaders.

 

 

Get Instructions by Device:

For Tablets & Smartphones

 

Other eReaders (includes all NOOK devices except the 2016 NOOK tablet)

 

NOOK GlowLight Plus (create an Adobe ID first)

 

Kindle Fire Tablets

 

Kindle eReaders

  • My Media Mall
  • CloudLibrary is not compatible with Kindle eReaders