Are you an author? Do you want to self-publish your book? The Library has the tools to help you create, share, and promote your book. Use the links below to publish the next great American novel!

pencil WRITE


Get your novel, memoir, poetry collection, children's book and more in eBook and print-ready formats? Pressbooks is an easy-to-use online tool that allows you to create professional quality versions of your book in ePUB, MOBI, PDF and more.
printer PUBLISH


Build your readership through the Library Journal SELF-e program. If selected, your book will be available to participating libraries across Illinois and possibly across the country. Online submission is easy.
book READ


Enjoy great reads from local authors in this digital ebook collection. Check out eerie mysteries, alluring romances, reflective memoirs, local histories, fun children's books and so much more in Indie Illinois. Start reading today to find your next favorite book! An app is available for iOS, Android and Kindle Fire.
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Showcase and curate digital media such as art, music and photography. The Library's first project will be a Local History Collection in celebration of the Village of Brookfield's 125th Anniversary. The Creator portal will be available soon.