eBook Collections

eBook Academic Collection (Ebscohost)

This growing subscription package contains a large selection of multidisciplinary eBook titles representing a broad range of academic subject matter, and is a strong complement for any academic collection. The breadth of information available through this package ensures that users will have access to information relevant to their research needs.

eBook Community College Collection (Ebscohost)

This subscription focuses on the academic and trade information needs of community colleges. This multidisciplinary collection covers topics across programs and fields of study offered in Community Colleges as well as key subject areas such as the Humanities and Social Sciences, Business, Science & Technology, and Literary Criticism. The complexity of the information available in this collection varies from introductory to higher-level content, providing students with a range of information to meet their needs as they develop in their area(s) of study.

For assistance see the Ebsco eBook Support Page.


This collection is funded in part by the Illinois Secretary of State through the Illinois State Library.  Its purpose is to expand ebook access across Illinois. A growing collection, it includes fiction and non-fiction titles in numerous interest areas - Antiques/Collectibles, Art, Architecture, Biography, Business/Economics, Cooking, Computers, Crafts & Hobbies, Design, Drama, Education, Gardening, Health/Fitness, History, Humor, Law, Mathematics, Performing Arts, Philosophy, Photography, Poetry, Political Science, Psychology, Religion, Sports/Recreation, Technology/Engineering, Travel and much more!   


  • Set-up and Downloading Instructions are on the Magic Wall (Home page) under "App Zone." 
  • Your account number is your JWCC Library Bar Code - found on the reverse of your JWCC Student ID card.
  • Get the Axis 360 App for your Apple or Android device.  Available through the  Apple store or Google Play.  See the link on the Magic Wall for more information or consult the Axis360 Help site.

Please call the Library Reference Desk if you have any questions, 217-641-4537.