available after the lending period has expired. How is Axis 360 different from the
Ohio. eBook Project? eBook. Catalogue http://plc.axis360.baker-taylor.com.
What are the rules for borrowing Axis 360 eBooks?
How is Axis 360 different from the Ohio eBook Project?
The main difference is the format of books.
You may check out up to 10 titles at one
time with your library card.
Axis 360 eBooks come in a format that
The lending period is 14 days, but you
requires software called Blio, or the mobile
may shorten this to as few as 7 days during
Blio app. Blio is available for PC as well as
the checkout process.
iOS and Android tablets and mobile devices.
You do not have to return your checked
out items. They will expire automatically on
With Blio, some eBook titles offer text-to-
the due date.
speech capabilities. Axis 360 also gives
you the option of borrowing eBooks in
You cannot renew an item, but you may
check out the same title again if it is still
available after the lending period has expired.
ePub format. Use this option if you want to transfer your eBooks from your computer to a Nook, Sony Reader, Kobo, or other compatible device. This will require a separate download of the Adobe Digital Editions software. You may download the free Blio software/app or Adobe Digital Editions directly from the Axis 360 site.
How to Get Blio for your Device Step 1: Download and Install the Blio reader To download eBooks from the library, you first need to download the Blio reader software or application onto your computer or device, create a Blio ID and password, and then check out the eBooks from Axis 360. The easiest way to do this is to go to the Axis 360 site using your device, click on Get the App, select your device, and follow the install process. We have also included instructions for a variety of devices.
Kindle Fire 1. From your device, tap Settings, then More 2. Tap Device and then Allow Installation of Applications. 3. Toggle switch to On and tap OK 4. Open your web browser 5. Go to http://bits.blioreader.com/update 6. Choose the link named KNFB Blio 2.5.1 PROD.apk. 7. Tap the number in the upper left of the Kindle. KNFB Blio 2.5.1 PROD.apk will begin downloading. 8. Click on the word “Install” in the grey area under the permissions. Click Done when Install is complete. 9. From homepage carousel, click Blio to launch the app 10. Tap Create an account. 11. Fill out registration to create a Blio ID and password 12. When done, tap Create Account
Android Devices 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6.
From your device, tap on Google Play Store Search for Blio eBooks and then tap Install Follow the download instructions. When done, open the Blio eBooks App Tap Create an Account (if you’re a new user) Fill out registration to create a Blio ID & password 7. When done, tap Create Account
Windows PC and Netbooks 1. Go to http://www.meetblio.com/download/ 2. Click on Windows PC (or Netbooks) 3. Click Run and follow the download instructions 4. When done, click Finish 5. Open Blio reader on your computer 6. Click Create an Account 7. Enter your email and create a password 8. Click on Create Account
iPad and iPhone 1. From your device, open the App Store 2. Search for Blio and then tap Install 3. Follow the download instructions 4. From your device, go to http://www.blio.com 5. Tap New Account (top right) 6. Register for a new Blio ID & password 7. When done, tap Continue 8. Tap Sign Out and close the web browser 9. Tap the Blio App and then Log In 10. Enter Blio ID (email) & password, and then tap Go
Step 2 : Download eBooks from Axis360 Select and check out eBook titles using a computer or a handheld device. 1. Go to http://plc.axis360.baker-taylor.com 2. To select eBook title, click on book cover and then on one of the following options: Check Out Now : Check out the book immediately. This option results in an automatic checkout period of 14 days. Add to Checkout List : Use this option if you want to select more than one book, or if you would like to select a loan period of between 7 and 14 days. Add to Wish List : Use this to save titles hat you want to remember, but don’t plan to check out immediately. Place on Hold : This option will appear if a book is checked out to another user. Select it to place yourself on the list for the next available copy. You will be prompted to enter your email address so that you can be notified when your book arrives. Titles will be held for 3 days. 3. If you have crated a Checkout List, click on Shopping Cart (top right) and slide bar to select your loan period. 4. Click Confirm Checkout 5. Complete Axis360 user profile (1st time only) 6. Enter your library card & set your PIN to 1234. Click Log In 7. Enter your Blio ID & password and click Log In 8. Click OK (the title will be delivered to your device) 9. To read, open Blio reader on you device 10. To sync title, tap Book Archive (Android), or Get books (iPad)