Download ebooks with eMediaLibrary! Log in with your 14-digit library barcode and the same password you use to log into the library's catalog.


  • Choose from thousands of eBooks and eAudiobooks.
  • Compatible with Nook, Kindle, Apple products, and many mobile devices.
  • Download up to five books at a time for up to 21 days. You may return items early to check out new items.
  • You may place up to five items on hold if they are currently checked out.
  • Log in with your 14-digit Winfield library card and use the same password you have set up in our online catalog.
eMediaLibrary Kids Room

eMediaLibrary Kids Collection

  • When kids search the eMediaLibrary Kids page for their favorite eBooks, adult content will not be returned in their search results. For users using the eMediaLibrary main page for all ages, children's books will still appear there as well.

OneClick Digital

  • Choose from thousands of eAudiobooks, many of which are exclusive to OneClick Digital.
  • Download up to ten audiobooks at a time for 21 days. You may also renew two times.
  • Log in with your 14-digit Winfield Library card and click "Create New Account" in the upper right corner.
  • Click here to be taken directly to the OneClick Digital Help page.

TumbleBook Library

  • Log in with your 14-digit Winfield Library card number.
  • A unique eBook site for young children and new readers.
  • Includes more than 270 animated talking picture books, 100 language learning books, and dozens of read-alongs, videos, educational games and puzzles.
  • These titles are accessed directly on the TumbleBooks site.

TumbleBook Cloud Junior

  • Perfect for grades 3-6, especially reluctant readers.
  • This collection of videos and chapter books includes titles in categories like eBooks, read-alongs, graphic novels, videos, and audio books. These books feature adjustable text sizes, full narration, and a read-along function which highlights text as it is read.
  • These titles are accessed directly on the TumbleBooks site.
Download magazines to your mobile device with Zinio!


  • Download complete digital magazines.
  • Create a user account using your 14-digit Winfield Library card number.
  • Choose a magazine to view, and click it to be taken to its page on the Zinio site.
  • Borrowers must create a library account to access the library’s collection.
  • Apps are now available for iPad, iPhone, Android, and Kindle Fire/HD/HDX.


The BiblioBoard platform features a collection from Recovering the Classics (which features public-domain classics from world literature, with modern cover images), as well as collections from the Bodleian Library and the BiblioBoard Core.

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 account while in Illinois will be able to access the collection outside the state by logging into their account.

Free eBook Sites

Enjoy these free reads!  Is your favorite free ebook site not included?  Email us with the name of other great sites.

Baen Books
The publisher of science fiction and fantasy brings you plenty of free samples as well as full length books.  Check out their 'free library.

Baen CD Content
Baen books provides extra content on CDs in many of their books, including distribution permissions. Download this extra content here.
Free ebooks for your PDA, iPhone or ebook reader.

Project Gutenburg
The largest collection of public domain books online. These are books that are out of copyright and available for anyone's use, including authors like Mark Twain, Shakespeare and Edgar Allen Poe.