Find out how to browse and download popular eBooks and eAudiobooks for reading or listening to on your computer, smart phone and eDevices.
Your library provides digital book subscriptions to Hoopla, Libby OverDrive (including eReadingRoom for Kids)
and BorrowBox which enables library members to browse and borrow bestselling eBooks and eAudiobooks
A valid library membership is required to access resources.
Hoopla is a digital media service that allows library members to borrow a range of digital services.
are able to borrow movies, music, eAudiobooks, eBooks, comics and TV shows to enjoy on their computer or mobile device with no holds or waiting. All title can be streamed immediately or downloaded to phone or tablets for offline enjoyment later.
Hoopla offers a massive catalogue of over 900,000 titles (and growing) to choose from and instantly available to library members.
Find out more and get started here
Overdrive have developed ‘Libby’ – a free app for downloading and reading library eBooks and eAudiobooks on your phone or tablet.
'Meet Libby' and download the app to enjoy instant and free reading on your mobile device:
OverDrive hosts a large digital library catalogue of eBooks and eAudiobooks.With OverDrive, you can borrow and enjoy free eBooks, audiobooks, and more from your library's digital
collection. All you need to get started is an internet connection and a library card.
BROWSE & DOWNLOAD FROM OVERDRIVE
eReading Room for Kids is a section of OverDrive that displays content only for kids. Kids can browse, sample, place holds and borrow eBooks appropriate for their age range and reading level. No adult content will appear in the search results. Checkouts
and holds are processed the same way as the full version of the OverDrive website, so when kids are ready to know how to use the full version, they'll already know how to navigate the pages.
BROWSE & DOWNLOAD FROM eREADING ROOM FOR KIDS
BorrowBox is home to the greatest Australian and international authors of the world’s best eBooks and eAudiobooks. Your library in one app! All you need to get started is an internet connection and a library card.
BROWSE & DOWNLOAD FROM BORROWBOX
Browse and download popular eBooks and eAudiobooks for adults, teens and kids.
Browse & Download OverDrive eBooks & eAudiobooks
Browse & Download from OverDrive eReading Room for Kids
With OverDrive, you can borrow and enjoy free eBooks, audiobooks, and more from your library's digital collection. All you need to get started is an internet connection and a library card. eReading Room for Kids is a section of OverDrive
that displays content only for kids. Kids can browse, sample, place holds and borrow eBooks appropriate for their age range and reading level. No adult content will appear in the search results. Checkouts and holds are processed the same way as the
full version of the OverDrive website, so when kids are ready know how to use the full version, they'll already know how to navigate the pages.
Explore the sections below to learn about some of the things you can do with OverDrive.
Browse our getting started guides, how-to videos, and device profiles for more help.
With an OverDrive account, you can authorize the OverDrive app to read protected eBooks, save a list of your libraries, filter search results on overdrive.com to show only titles from your
libraries, and sync reading progress, bookmarks, and libraries across devices. Accounts are free, and only take a few moments to create.
A fresh and easy way to borrow and read from your library using just the device in your hand. Get the Libby app for your phone or tablet.
Install the free OverDrive app to find, borrow, and enjoy titles on popular devices, including:
OverDrive is also available for Windows and Mac computers.
BorrowBox is home to the greatest Australian and international authors of the world’s best eBooks and eAudiobooks. Your library in one app!
Browse & Download BorrowBox eBooks & eAudiobooks
BorrowBox Online Help
To access the eBooks and eAudiobooks, you will need to log in. Sign in using your City of Kalamunda Library Card Number, and enter your Surname.
To borrow an eBook or eAudiobook:
To Download an eBook or eAudiobookMake sure that you have installed Adobe Digital Editions. If you haven't installed this software yet, please visit the Adobe Digital Editions download page and follow the installation instructions provided.On first launch of Adobe Digital Editions click on Help > Authorize Computer. In the following screen choose
Adobe ID from the dropdown menu and enter your Adobe ID and password. If you don't have an Adobe ID yet please click on the Create an Adobe ID link on the right hand side or visit Adobe's Create Adobe ID page.
On the download page press the Download eBook button. When you get a pop-up dialogue box asking you whether you would like to Open, Run or Save, make sure that you select Open With and choose Adobe Digital Editions. Adobe Digital Editions will then import the eBook file and you can find it in the Borrowed section on the left side.
To transfer an eBook to an eReader device
Attach your eReader device to your computer. It should appear in Adobe Digital Editions in the list on the left side. Now just drag the eBook onto the device.
Unfortunately, due to the restrictions that Apple has in place on their iPads/iPhones, it is not possible to directly download eAudiobooks to the iPad/iPhone through the Safari browser. You can, however, download via your computer and transfer
the eAudiobooks via iTunes. Or you can use the BorrowBox Library mobile apps available on the Apple App Store and Google Play Store,
if your library offers this option.
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