eResources for public library members

Access eBooks and eAudiobooks for FREE with your library membership.

State Library members and WA public library members have access to a vast collection of fiction and nonfiction eBooks and eAudiobooks.  For younger readers, there is a delightful collection of illustrated interactive children's books, word games and puzzles.

To find eBooks and eAudiobooks in the State Library collection, search the catalogue or search in the collections below.

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With a Public Library card

BorrowBox provides access to WA Public Libraries' fiction and LOTE ebook and eaudiobook collection, which can be browsed and borrowed through the website or BorrowBox app. New titles are added frequently across both formats.

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With a Public Library card
Busythings is an online resource for the early years that includes 115+ fun learning activities that help children learn important skills in the key learning areas of creative development, problem solving, reasoning, numeracy, communication, language and literacy. Supported by Better Beginnings.
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With a State Library card
With a Public Library card

Kanopy provides the State Library and WA Public Libraries members access to a collection of films - including award-winning documentaries, training films and theatrical releases.

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With a State Library card
With a Public Library card
Kanopy Kids provides access TV series, learning languages, animated storybooks, Anime favourites, classic films and family movies to suitable for children.
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With a State Library card
With a Public Library card

Libby is the mobile app to access the Overdrive collection of ebooks, eaudiobooks and emagazines titles available to Western Australian Public Libraries. Libby is a fast and attractive digital browsing experience that allows you to synchronise your reading across multiple devices.

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With a State Library card
With a Public Library card

WA Public library members can be part of a state-wide Online Book Club with access to multiple titles throughout the year. The Online Book Club is similar to in-person book clubs but runs online.

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With a State Library card
With a Public Library card

Overdrive provides access to WA Public Libraries' fiction, LOTE eBook and eAudiobook collection and popular eMagazine collection.

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With a State Library card
With a Public Library card
OverDrive eReading Room just for kids provides a safe and easy browsing experience for children. The eReading Room just shows items suitable for children, where they can browse, place holds and borrow eBooks appropriate for their age range and reading level.
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With a State Library card
With a Public Library card
Story Box Library provides a place where children can connect and engage with the wonderful world of Australian Children's Literature. Listen to stories read by Australian storytellers who add meaningful and entertaining readings. Supported by State Library of WA's Better Beginnings program.
Last updated on 24 September 2021