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OMNI Libraries     Did you know your local library has thousands of ebooks and audiobooks?  You can borrow them, instantly, for free, using just the device in your hand.

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OMNI Libraries for Kids     for the kids catalog via Overdrive

OMNI Libraries for Teens     for the teens catalog via Overdrive

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Freading     Freading® is an exciting eBook service that is exclusive to libraries.  Your library patrons will have access to a vast collection of over 100,000 titles from some of today’s top publishers.

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Biblioboard     BiblioBoard Library provides geolocation-based authentication through the IP address of the user's computer or GPS coordinates of their mobile device.  Anyone who is physically in Illinois can access the collection without a login.  A patron who creates an optional account while in Illinois will be able to access the collection outside the state by logging into their account.

Find More Illinois     Can’t find what you want in our PrairieCat Catalog?  Try the Find More Illinois Catalog.  This searches multiple Illinois library catalogs at once.  Log in with your library barcode and pin to place a request, and pick up items at the Genoa Public Library. is a partnership between RAILS and BiblioLabs, LLC to bring all Illinois libraries and residents resources to self-publish e-books, and access to collections of independently published e-books by local authors. is all about sharing and supporting local authors and our creative communities, as well as providing access to these resources and tools to everyone in Illinois. Users can:

  • create books using Pressbooks software.  
  • share their works for potential inclusion in the online Indie Illinois collection or Library Journal's Indie Author Project Select collections of e-books.
  • read e-books by independently published local authors.