A N E W W A Y T O B O R R O W E B O O K S
Using Freading on Your
Computer or eReader
How is Freading different?
eBooks can be read by many people at once – no
Freading is a service to which the Library subscribes;
the selection of books is left to the folks at Freading.
There are over 16,000 titles available in the Freading
Open your computer’s browser and
Download Adobe Digital Editions by
clicking the link in the Special
If this is your first time using Adobe Digital
Editions, you will be asked to authorize your
computer with your Adobe ID. This will
only need to be done once.FREADING
To transfer a book to your eReader, plug in
the device, which should show up on the left
hand side. Click and drag the book to your
eBooks are also available in PDF
format. Download and transfer the
file the same way you would an EPUB
To return an eBook early in Adobe Digital
Editions, right click on the cover and click
Return Borrowed Item.
Because eBooks are returned automatically at the end of the loan
period, it is impossible to accrue overdue fines.
eBooks not owned by Waukegan Public Library cannot be obtained
through interlibrary loan. Freading adds new titles every month, so
check back often.
Only patrons with Waukegan Public Library cards may download
Freading eBooks are available in EPUB or PDF format only.
Each library cardholder is allowed to download 3 titles per week.
Any unused downloads will roll over to the next week, for a period
of four weeks. Cardholders can have a maximum of 12 unused
Enjoy your eBook!
If you have any questions, please contact us for a one-
on-one class on downloading eBooks.
Waukegan Public Library
847-623-2041 ext 238