The Wisconsin Public Library Consortium launched Wisconsin’s Digital Library in 2005, providing readers 24/7 access to eBooks and audiobooks, and Reader interest and usage has grown every year since!
Readers just need a valid library card to access digital books from Wisconsin’s Digital Library. Readers may use any major device, including Apple(R), Android™, Chromebook™ and Kindle(R) (U.S. only).
MILWAUKEE — Feb. 22, 2018 — The Wisconsin Public Library Consortium announced today that readers borrowed over 4.25 million digital books through its OverDrive-powered Wisconsin’s Digital Library in 2017, a new record. With an ever-expanding digital collection of eBooks and audiobooks, Wisconsin’s Digital Library experienced year-over-year growth of 6.9 percent from 2016 as they joined the “Million Checkout Club” of 58 libraries worldwide.
The top 5 titles readers borrowed through Wisconsin Public Library Consortium’s OverDrive-powered digital collection in 2017 were:
1. The Girl on the Train, Paula Hawkins
2. The Whistler, John Grisham
3. Turbo Twenty-Three, Janet Evanovich
4. Small Great Things, Jodi Picoult
5. Truly Madly Guilty, Liane Moriarty