Digital Book eLending for Librarians

The State Library has facilitated a cooperative arrangement which allows all libraries and the customers that they serve to access a collection of digital ebooks and audiobooks. Materials purchased for the shared collection by any Kansas library are available to users throughout the state.
  1. Statistics

    View usage statistics for our digital libraries.

  2. Training

    Webinars (future & archived), FAQs, and other resources to help you learn.

  3. Promotional Material

    Browse through promotional materials for digital books.

  4. Linking to Digital Books

  1. Purchasing for Consortium

    Information on becoming a purchaser, links and patron requests lists for current purchasers.

  2. Contributing Libraries

    Libraries that are contributing to the consortia collection.

  3. Digital Books MARC

What's available for my patrons?
Please see Training page for FAQs and usage notes.
eBooks (read on screen)
Audiobooks (listen to)
 3m 3M Cloud Library - ebooks from bestsellers and larger publishers.
 oneclick  OneClickdigital - predominantly fiction, some popular nonfiction.
 freading
Freading - huge collection of ebooks, smaller publishers, all titles are always available.
 Picture eBooks
 enki
Enki - great variety of books, only one that includes self-published titles.  Platform built by librarians. 
 tumblebooks TumbleBooks -
animated talking picture books, some chapter books, videos, and games.
 estax-icon
Britannica E-STAX - coming August 1- nonfiction ebooks for kids & young adults. All books have unlimited copies.
 BookFlix BookFlix - video storybook paired with a nonfiction ebook. Some games and parent resources.
Recommended Free Sites  
 project-gutenberg Project Gutenberg
Over 42,000 free ebooks. Download books to your mobile device or read online.  Look here if you need a classic or books out of copyright. 
 unite for literacy Unite for Literacy
Picture ebooks with audio, audio is available in multiple languages.