25,000+ eBooks and eAudiobooks are available through BorrowBox. Read or listen via the mobile apps, or download to your computer to enjoy or sync to your eReader device.

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uLIBRARY by Ulverscroft Digital offers popular eAudiobooks with rights to bestselling authors such as Ann Cleeves, Jeffrey Archer, James Patterson and E.L. James. Borrow up to five eAudiobooks for 14 days, with no overdue fees as eAudiobooks are automatically returned when they are due.

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The TumbleBook Library is an online collection of animated books. While aimed at younger learners, it is also useful for those learning English, Spanish and French. Listen, read-along or read independently.

Access TumbleBooks via web browser, or apps for iOS and Android. You'll need your library card number and PIN.

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NoveList Plus

If you're not sure what to read next, try searching NoveList Plus. You will need to use your library card number and PIN to access this database.

Note: Not all books in NoveList Plus are in the Hamilton City Libraries catalogue. If you find something you want to read that we don't have, consider recommending it for purchase or requesting an interlibrary loan.

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BookLink is a secure lending library app that allows people who are blind, have low vision or who have a print disability to download eAudiobooks. In order to use BookLink, you must be registered with the Blind Foundation as a member or associate member.

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