ELLU is a digital library for patrons of Tallinn Central Library. E-books in ELLU are predominantly in Estonian. A small collection of e-books in English and Russian are also available.
In order to borrow and read e-books you need to sign in with your personal identity code (Estonian national ID number) and the password of your My ESTER account (given to you upon registration as a patron).
You may browse e-books by subjects or by using the search option. It is possible to search by title and author or to use the extended search. The extended search link can be viewed by clicking on Search (Otsi). Each e-book has a publicly available preview.
For a pleasant reading experience it is advisable to use the latest versions of the most commonly used web browsers (Firefox, Chrome, Edge etc).
If you want to borrow e-books from TCL you can contact us via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org
To create an account in the e-book borrowing and reading environment ELLU you must send an e-mail message with your
– family and surname
– date of birth (dd.mm.yyyy)
– personal ID-code
– e-mail address
– name of the school
– status (student, teacher)