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Check out library books on your Kindle

Vernon Area Public Library in Lincolnshire is excited to announce that its e-book collection is now compatible with the popular Amazon® Kindle e-book reader.

Kindle users can browse the Vernon Area Public Library’s online collection of bestselling and classic e-books from a PC or Mac computer, check out titles using a library card, and select “Get for Kindle” to deliver e-books to their Kindle device or any device running the free Kindle app. Users who enjoy e-books on Kindle will benefit from Amazon’s Whispersync technology that synchronizes notes, highlights and last page read between their Kindle and free Kindle apps.

Vernon Area Public Library also offers e-books and audiobooks for use on a PC or Mac computer and popular mobile devices such as a smart phone, MP3 player, or EPUB-compatible e-book readers such as the iPad®, Barnes & Noble Nook™ or Sony® Reader.

Visit the library’s website to download e-books: Vernon Area Public Library offers this service through MyMediaMall, a collection of e-book and e-audiobook resources shared among a consortium of Illinois libraries, and OverDrive, Inc. (, a global leader in e-book distribution for libraries and schools.

About the Vernon Area Public Library District

The Vernon Area Public Library District serves a population of 41,000 within a 32-square-mile area that includes all or parts of Buffalo Grove, Lincolnshire, Long Grove, Vernon Hills, Prairie View, Riverwoods and unincorporated Vernon Township. For more information about the library and its services, visit

About OverDrive

OverDrive ( is a leading full-service digital distributor of e-books, audiobooks, music, and video. We deliver secure management, DRM protection, and download fulfillment services for hundreds of publishers and thousands of libraries, schools, and retailers serving millions of end users. OverDrive has been named to the EContent 100 as a company that matters most in the digital content industry. Founded in 1986, OverDrive is based in Cleveland, OH.

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