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BorrowBox is an easy to use platform with downloadable MP3 fiction and nonfiction eResources for kids. There is a wide selection of books including lots of Australian and New Zealand titles. 

  • Borrow up to five eBooks and five eAudiobooks at a time for 14 days.

  • No overdue fees, as eBooks and eAudiobooks are automatically returned when they are due.

Browse eBooks and eAudiobooks

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Browse BorrowBox on your desktop or laptop anywhere, anytime via your web browser at the link below.

Sign in using your library card number and PIN.

Download borrowed items and listen in your preferred media player, or read using Adobe Digital Editions. See how to set up Adobe Digital Editions on the BorrowBox Help page.

BorrowBox for kids

Install the BorrowBox app on your compatible smartphone, tablet, or eReader, and read or listen to books right in the app.

Select Find your library > Hamilton City Libraries. Sign in using your library card number and PIN.

ePlatform iOS appePlatform Android appAmazon Kindle Fire App

If you are stuck, ask an adult for help. They can check out the frequently asked questions on BorrowBox Help page.

If you can't find a solution using these resources, please contact the Matihiko/Digital Services Team with a description of the issues. We will be happy to help you!