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Download eBooks, eAudiobooks, eMagazines or eNewspapers

Use the free digital library services to download eBooks, eAudiobooks, eMagazines or eNewspapers using a tablet, smartphone, PC or Mac.

To use the free digitial library services you will need:

  • A valid Leicestershire library card and PIN (Personal Identification Number).
  • An internet connection.
  • These services are not compatible with Amazon Kindle e-Readers due to Amazon's policy
  • Downloads are from secure external websites operated by our suppliers

If you don’t know your library PIN

eBooks

Browse and download eBooks using BorrowBox

  • Create a BorrowBox account to download up to 10 eBooks at a time for free.
  • eBooks can be transferred  from a computer to a compatible eReader.

eAudiobooks

Three eAudiobook services are available to Leicestershire Library members. All eAudiobooks can be borrowed for 21 days.

Browse and download eAudiobooks using BorrowBox

  • Create a BorrowBox account to download up to 10 eAudiobooks at a time for free.

Browse and download eAudiobooks using OneClickdigital

  • Create a OneClickdigital account to download up to 10 eAudiobooks at a time for free.

Browse and download eAudiobooks using Ulverscroft Digital

  • Download 10 eAudiobooks at a time for free.

eMagazines

Browse and download eMagazines using Zinio

  • Create a Zinio account to browse and download eMagazines for free.

eNewspapers

Access over 5000 UK and worldwide digital newspapers and magazines in 60 languages. Articles can be translated into 16 languages and  accessed anywhere.

Browse and download eNewspapers using Press Reader

Publications can be downloaded or viewed online. You can:

  • download publications for free in Press Reader HotSpots using the app. All Leicestershire Libraries are Press Reader HotSpots. Each time you access Press Reader using library Wi-Fi you are given 3 days of free access to download publications in any location.
  • view (stream) publications online without visiting a HotSpot by visit the Press Reader website and login using your Leicestershire Library card number and pin.

Download the apps

Download the apps for free to use the digital services

Apple

Android

Kindle Fire

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