Online Resources

Messenger Public Library has several types of Online Resources to assist you in finding what you need.

eBooks, eAudiobooks, and Periodicals

Messenger has a strong collection of eBooks and eAudiobooks that you can download to your computer or handheld device.  To access these collections, search the library's catalog or search the individual collections by using the links below.  You can also use free downloadable apps provided by each platform for your handheld device to search for titles.

Axis 360 - ebooks and eAudiobooks

Overdrive - ebooks and eAudiobooks

Zinio - Magazines and Newspapers

RB Digital - eAudiobooks and eBooks

Electronic Databases

Messenger has purchased several online subscription databases for Messenger cardholders to use either from home or within the Library. If using from home, you will need to enter your North Aurora library card and PIN number to gain access to the databases. Your PIN number is the last 4 digits of your phone number. Click here to access these databases.

Other Library Catalogs

Did you know that you can use your Messenger Public Library card at other Illinois libraries as a reciprocal borrower?  This list of area library catalogs is useful if you're looking for an item that you need quickly.

Aurora Public Library

LINC: Batavia, Bloomingdale, Franklin Park, Geneva, Glen Ellyn, Itasca, Saint Charles, Villa Park, West Chicago

Waubonsee Community College Catalog: Todd Library Online Catalog

I-Share: I-Share includes the resources of 71 Illinois libraries belonging to CARLI, the Consortium of Academic & Research Libraries in Illinois.

Statewide Illinois Library Catalog: Search the entire state or look by specific regions.