EBooks

eBooks are available for you to check out from the Panorama Library and read on most devices including Android, Kindle Fire, Windows, Macs, Chromebooks, and IOS devices and within a browser. You can find and check out eBooks through Apollo, or the Panorama Library Magic Wall342_33_55_axis_512x512

Reading eBooks with the Axis 360 App on a Tablet:

Axis 360 is available for Android, Kindle Fire, iOS and Windows devices.

To download our eBooks, you must first download the Axis 360 App to your device. For help and to download Axis 360 to your device click here.

Checking Out with Axis 360 on the App

  1. Login to Axis 360 using your Apollo account information. For Library Card ID, enter the full (14 numbers) of the number on your library card and for PIN your seven number phone number (438-XXXX), unless you have set a password.

axis 360 login

2. Checkout and Read: Once you have selected an eBook, tap the Checkout button to borrow the item. Once the download is complete, your title will automatically open and you may begin reading immediately.

Magic Wall

Click here for more information on using Axis 360.

Reading eBooks with the Read Now browser-based reader

Go to the Panorama Library Magic Wall at http://panlib.axis360.baker-taylor.com/, login and check out a book. After checking out a book, click on the “Read Now in browser” button.

To learn more about Read Now and how best to use it, click on the following links.

  1. Read Now FAQ page
  2. Help page

Reading eBooks with an E-Ink Reader such as Kobo Reader or Nook GlowLight

Check out eBooks from the Axis 360 website, then download and read  EPUB and PDF Books with Adobe Digital Editions (ADE). You can tether your device to your computer via a USB cord and transfer content to your device. This will work on older e-ink readers such as the original Nook, Kobo, and Sony readers. To download ADE for your desktop, click here. For ADE-specific help, click here.

For help on checking out and reading EPUB and PDF Books with ADE, click here.

Note: Kindle eReaders have a closed Digital Rights Management system. Therefore, you cannot transfer eBooks that are downloaded from the Panorama Library to a Kindle eReader.

Finding and Checking Out Books through Apollo for Axis 360:

Click here to go to Apollo, the Panorama Library catalog.

Login with your Library Card ID, enter the last six numbers on your library card and for PIN your seven number phone number (438-XXXX), unless you have set a password.

Apollo login

SEARCHING:

If you are not familiar with searching Apollo, see the guide “Meet Apollo by Biblionix, Our New On-Line Library Catalog” available in the Library, or on our website at https://panoramalibrary.org/catalog/.

 SEARCH RESULTS:

Below is an example of a search result. It shows results for the title “Rock with Wings” by Anne Hillerman. The “Location” column Internet and the Label Axis360. 

When you click on the item, it will expand revealing more information about book and the appropriate “Download this Item” link.Rock with wings

 

Click on the “Download this item” link. The book is downloaded to the Axis 360 app on your device. Login to Axis 360 on your device and begin reading.

We hope you enjoy our eBooks.  Let us know what you think.

email: library@panorama.org