With Axis360 You Are In
 

With Axis 360,
You're In.

An all-access solution for public libraries.

Axis 360 means access – to quick cloud-based delivery of digital content directly to devices, a streamlined flow of content from Baker & Taylor and a solution that’s easier than ever to use. Add our industry-leading collection development programs, new title notification plans and Title Source 360 and you’re running more efficiently than ever.  Baker & Taylor’s Axis 360 is your all-access pass to the best collection development programs in the industry:

The Best of Both

Order the right balance of formats at one time. Our collection development services give you tools to build the right mix of print and digital.

It’s That Simple

Quickly find, order and activate digital selections via Title Source™ 3 and Title Source 360.

All From One

Our ILS integration supports ReadersFirst principles and patrons can discover new econtent, check out and hold titles all from your library catalog.

Better Business

Libraries have the option of offering patrons digital content, books, movies and music for purchase. Products are shipped directly to patrons' homes.

Marketing Made For You

Driving usage of Axis 360, libraries get customizable, print-ready and website/social media marketing materials to promote Axis 360 to patrons.

 

Conquer Your Collection.

Collection Development Services.

We appreciate what it takes to manage and develop a collection – making certain you have the right balance of formats, the quality titles on the market and the best-sellers your patrons are clamoring for. That’s why we’re the only partner providing comprehensive fulfillment of content in all formats for all audiences, along with the best suite of collection development programs and value-added services in the industry. With Baker & Taylor, you have market-leading title metadata and collection development programs at your fingertips, every day, for every content type:

Metadata Maximized

Get the best guidance on the market to choose your titles with one resource that includes jacket art, reviews, excerpts, tables of contents, subject classifications, audience levels, accelerated reader and reading counts ratings.

Grand Opening

Launch your new ebook and eaudiobook service with opening day collections customized to your community, and packaged starting collections for bestsellers, subjects and genres.

Get It First

With FirstLook Digital, you’ll receive advance title publication notifications for upcoming ebook and eaudiobook new releases.

Order Easy

Order materials well in advance of publication so that new titles will effortlessly fill and flow to your digital collection upon release.

Patron Must Haves

We offer series standing order plans for popular, high-demand series titles to make available for your patrons every month, automatically.

 
Conquer Your Collection
 
 

Think Outside The Books.

Think Outside The Box

Audiobooks and eBooks by Baker & Taylor.

Acoustik™, the free audiobook listening app, gives readers on the go a whole new way to experience their favorite titles. They’ll enjoy a robust list of great audiobooks instantly, directly to their device.

Blio™, the free ereading app with accessibility features, brings full-color, full-layout digital books to readers in a more interactive experience. They can enjoy titles across computers, laptops, tablets and smartphones. And enhance their experience with text tools such as highlighting and notes, as well as text-to-speech and embedded studio narration with select titles.

 

One For All.

One For All

The fully-accessible digital solution.

We believe that all users, regardless of physical ability, should be enabled to enjoy reading. Through Axis 360, your digital library can be searched, checked out and experienced by all users, including visually-impaired individuals who can now enjoy ebook new releases without having to wait for the creation of special editions. This effort is in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act. Baker & Taylor worked closely with the National Federation of the Blind to make Axis 360 fully compatible with the leading assistive screen-reader technologies, including: JAWS (Job Access with Speech), Window-Eyes, NVDA (non-visual desktop access) and System Access To Go.