eBooks, Audio Books, Magazines and Comics
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The LibrariesWest ebook service is now provided by Borrow Box. Cloud Library is no longer available.
How the new e book service works
- Free to use. Check out up to 10 e-books at a time. Reservations count as part of your loan entitlement.
- Borrow e-books for up to 21 days – and return them early or renew (up to 2 times even if there is a waiting list for the title).
- Choose from around 15,000 e books – including fiction (for adults & children), biographies, popular science & history, health & wellbeing, cookery etc.
- Download via the free BorrowBox app to your tablet or smartphone – compatible with android, iOS & Kindle Fire devices – or use the BorrowBox website if you are using a PC or laptop. On first use you will need to select the library authority you area a member of e.g. Bristol, Somerset.
- No late fees – e-books expire automatically at the end of the loan period unless you have returned them early
- Free to use. Check out up to 5 e-audiobooks at a time
- Borrow e-audiobooks for up to 14 days – and return them early or renew
- Reserve an e-audiobook if it being borrowed by another customer (Note – a reservation counts as part of your loan entitlement)
- Choose from around 11,000 titles – fiction (adult and children), biographies, history, cookery, health and lifestyle, travel and much more
- Download the free BorrowBox app to your tablet or smartphone – compatible with android and iOS devices, or use the website if you are using a PC or laptop.
- No late fees – e-audiobooks expire automatically at the end of the loan period unless you have returned them early.
Download Digital Magazines for free with your library card!
*****This service will be changing soon. Please keep an eye out for updates*******
- Choose from over 100 different titles across a wide range of genres including computers & technology, crafts, current affairs, entertainment, food & cooking, lifestyle, science & nature, sports and home & garden
- Checkout as many editions of a title as you like (and keep them for as long as you like!), and download or stream them to your tablet, smartphone, PC or laptop
- All titles are unabridged, interactive and in full colour
- Available at the same time as they appear on newsagents shelves
- Each title comes with at least 12 months of back issues to explore
- Sign up for email alerts as new editions of your favourite titles are published
Download Digital Comics and Graphic Novels for free with your library card!
- Choose from over 1500 titles across a range of genres for both adults and children
- Includes Marvel, Disney, IDW & Dark Horse, with fantasy, manga, horror, science fiction and superheroes galore!
- New titles added on a regular basis
- Check out as many titles as you like and they will remain on your device for 30 days
- If you haven’t finished reading a title you just need to check it out again
- No waiting lists – titles are always available
- Download or stream them to your tablet, smartphone, PC or laptop