eBooks and eAudiobooks

Download and read eBooks or listen to eAudiobooks from BorrowBox

You can borrow up to 6 eBooks and 6 eAudiobooks at a time, each for up to 21 days. Use your account to renew your loans, return items early and reserve items if they're currently on loan. You can also access local publications too. No overdue fines, titles are automatically removed from your account. 

UPDATE March 2020 - You can now join the library online and get immediate access to eBooks and eAudiobooks.

eBooks and eAudiobooks for Adults

Download eBooks for Adults

Download eAudiobooks for Adults

eBooks and eAudiobooks for Young Adults

Download eBooks for Young Adults

Download eAudiobooks for Young Adults

eBooks and eAudiobooks for Children

Download eBooks for Children

Download eAudiobooks for Children


Not signed up to BorrowBox?

Check out the user guide

  1. You'll need your library card number so that you can create an account. Not a member already? Then join Bury Libraries
  2. To get eBooks and eAudiobooks on a mobile device download the BorrowBox apps: apps.Apple - BorrowBox app or Play Google - BorrowBox app. If you're using an Amazon Kindle Fire, please follow the Borrowbox Kindle Fire instructions. Please note that the only Kindle device that Borrowbox works on is the Kindle Fire*
  3. Once you've installed the app, search for Bury Libraries in the 'Library' field, and log in using your library membership card number and password.
  4. If you're using a laptop or desktop computer you can browse and download titles from Borrowbox. These can be read using Adobe Digital Editions software and can also be transferred to compatible eReader devices.
  5. If you need help, please refer to the help section of the BorrowBox web site.

*Amazon does allow public library patrons in the USA to borrow books on a standard Kindle reader but that service is not available outside the USA.