eBooks and eAudiobooks

Download and read eBooks or listen to eAudiobooks from BorrowBox

You can borrow up to six eBooks and six 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.

Download eBooks and eAudiobooks from Borrowbox

Not signed up to BorrowBox?

Check out the Borrowbox user guide on YouTube

  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 see the Amazon - Kindle Fire Borrowbox appPlease 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.