An e-reader with every e-book
Deliver immediate and unlimited e-book access to your library community.
Designed to help libraries bridge the digital divide, Read is an e-reader, similar to the Nook or Paperwhite, that presents your customers with unlimited access to over 6,000 e-books from DPLA's Open Bookshelf, plus every e-book your library owns.
What's more, Read ensures your library customers never leave your brand; there is no need to navigate across multiple platforms to download an e-book.
Read presents the latest in e-reader technology, including:
Read provides immediate access to the 6,000+ e-books available through the Open Bookshelf, a digital library collection handpicked by DPLA's Curation Corps of librarians from across the United States. In addition to the Open Bookshelf collection, Read will also deliver all of the e-books within your library.*
*subject to normal lending rules.