Using MackinVIA

MackinVIA is the new home of Ebooks Minnesota as of July 2021. Ebooks Minnesota is a collection of ebooks from Minnesota-based publishers, including Flux, Lerner, Milkweed Press, and the University of Minnesota Press. It contains ebooks for all ages and across a variety of genres and study topics.

Available to all of Minnesota.

Ebooks Minnesota and related MN collections can be browsed/streamed by anyone with a MN IP address or a MN library card. Full access, including downloading books for offline use, is available to anyone with a MN library card.

No checkout limit.

You can read online or download as many Ebooks MN books as you like. There are no due dates.

Apps for Android, iOS, and Amazon.

You can use MackinVIA and its libraries on your computer or on most Apple and Android smartphones and tablets, as well as newer Amazon Fire tablets. Books in the Ebooks Minnesota library can be read via web browser on a computer and can be read or downloaded for offline reading via the mobile apps. To log in to use MackinVIA's apps, use EBOOKS MINNESOTA or EBOOKS MINNESOTA FOR SCHOOLS as your library and enter your library card number. You can also allow the app to access your location to gain access.

Ebooks Minnesota Website

Click here to visit Ebooks Minnesota's website. You may need to allow the website to know your location to access those collections.

Learn About Ebooks Minnesota

EBooks Minnesota is a joint project of MINITEX and the MN Department of Education. You can learn more about the collection and how to use it here.

MackinVIA for iOS

Access the Apple App Store to download the MackinVIA app for Apple devices.

MackinVIA for Android

Access the Google Play Store to download the MackinVIA app for Android devices.

MackinVIA for Kindle Fire OS

Access the Amazon App Store to download the MackinVIA app for newer Amazon Fire tablets.

MackinVIA app help

Learn more about the MackinVIA app and the devices that can use it.