eBooks and Audiobooks

Select a collection below for details on how to access eBooks or eAudiobooks on your mobile device, PC, or eReader. For Kindle devices, only the KindleFire is compatible.

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Includes a wide range of eBooks and eAudiobooks, with an Australian focus.

For Mobile

  1. Download Borrowbox app on your mobile device from your App Store
  2. Open the app, in the Library field, search for Willoughby City Library
  3. Sign in with your Library barcode and password
  4. Agree to the ‘’Terms and Conditions’’, enter your email address and touch Done
  5. Browse and make your selection, tap Borrowand confirm Loan
  6. Tap Download Now to download to your device
  7. My Account provides member details, current Loans, holds and loan history.

You can borrow 10 items for 3 weeks, items can be renewed twice. There are no reservation charges and no overdue fees as your loans are automatically returned upon expiry.

For Kindle Fire, follow the instructions to download app for OS4 or older here, and OS5 or newer here.

Need help?

Call library staff on 9777 7900 or email library@willoughby.nsw.gov.au

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For Computer

  1. DownloadAdobe Digital Editions and create an Adobe ID (ebooks)
  2. DownloadWindows Media Player or iTunes (audiobooks)
  3. Click on BorrowBox link on Willoughby City Libraries website under ‘Digital Library’
  4. Click on ‘Sign in’, enter your library card barcode and password.
  5. Follow the prompt to complete your registration
  6. Browse and make your selection, tap Borrowand confirm Loan
  7. Tap Download Now to download to your device
  8. Locate the downloaded ACSM file and right click to open it with Adobe Digital Editions
  9. My Account provides member details, current Loans, holds and loan history

You can borrow 10 items for 3 weeks, items can be renewed twice. There are no reservation charges and no overdue fees as your loans are automatically returned upon expiry.

Need help?

Call library staff on 9777 7900 or email library@willoughby.nsw.gov.au

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Includes a large number of eBooks on a wide variety of subjects. 

For Mobile

  1. Download Adobe Digital Editions app on your mobile device from your App Store
  2. Select ‘Settings’ from the menu
  3. Tap authorize and enter your Adobe ID and passwords
  4. You can create and Adobe ID via this link.

How to search and download EBSCO eBooks

  1. Open your browser on your mobile device
  2. Click on EBSCO link on Willoughby City Library website under ‘Digital Library’
  3. Locate EBSCO and login in with your Library card and password 
  4. Search and make your selection
  5. Follow the prompt to sign in EBSCO host
  6. You will be prompted to sign up an account if you do not have one yet
  7. Select the loan period
  8. Select EPUB format for mobile devices
  9. Tap Download, the ebook will be download to your device folder 
  10. Locate the ebook in the folder and tap for options
  11. If Adobe Digital Editions is not offered, tap ‘More’
  12. Select copy toAdobe Digital Editions’
  13. Open Adobe Digital Editions app
  14. Locate the downloaded ebook under Library

For Kindle Fire users, please follow these instructions

Need help?

Call library staff on 9777 7900 or email library@willoughby.nsw.gov.au

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For Computer

  1. Install Adobe Digital Editions and an Adobe ID
  2. Click on EBSCO link on Willoughby City Library page under ‘Digital Library’
  3. Enter your Library card number
  4. On the next page, in the upper right corner, click Sign In
  5. From the Sign In Screen, click the link Create one now to create an EBSCOhost account
  6. When you have completed filling out your information, click Continue.
  7. Once successful , you can browse, borrow and download titles. 

Need help?

Call library staff on 9777 7900 or email library@willoughby.nsw.gov.au

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eAudiobooks including best-selling Australian and international authors plus a great selection of current Australian and international magazines. 

For Mobile

  1. Download RBdigital app on your mobile device from your App Store
  2. Open the app, click ‘Register now’
  3. Choose country ‘Australia’ and Library ‘Willoughby City Council’
  4. Tap ‘Create account’ enter Willoughby City Library’ card number and other details
  5. Select ‘Books’ or ‘Magazines’ from the menu
  6. Browse and make your selection by tapping the ‘checkout’ button
  7. Follow the prompt to ‘download’ your emagazines or eaudiobooks

You can borrow 10 eaudiobooks for 3 weeks, items can be renewed twice. There are no reservation charges and no overdue fees as your loans are automatically returned upon expiry.

There are no limits on the number of emagazines borrowed, you don’t have to return them, just delete them after reading

For Kindle Fire, please click on the link for instructions to download RBdigital app

Need help?

Call library staff on 9777 7900 or email library@willoughby.nsw.gov.au

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For Computer

  1. Download the RB media player to play audiobooks. 
  2. Click on RBdigital link on Willoughby City Libraries website under ‘Digital Library’
  3. Click on “’Register’’ to create a new account
  4. Enter your library card barcode and other details to complete your registration
  5. You can search or browse ebooks and emagazines from the menu
  6. Make your selection and tap “Borrow” and then ‘’Download’’
  7. “My Account” provides member details, current Loans, holds and loan history

Need help?

Call library staff on 9777 7900 or email library@willoughby.nsw.gov.au

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A growing selection of eAudiobooks including best-selling authors.

For Mobile

  1. Download the ‘uLIBRARY’ app from your App Store
  2. Tap on ‘Library’ and choose ‘Willoughby City Library’ from the menu
  3. Enter your Library card number and pin/password
  4. Tap ‘Sign in’ and ‘Accept Terms and Conditions’ to create an account
  5. Select ‘eAudiobooks’ to browse or search for a title
  6. Make your selection by tapping on the cover of the title
  7. Tap ‘Borrow’ to confirm loan
  8. Checked out item appears in ‘Loans’ under ‘My Account’
  9. Tap ‘Listen’ to start downloading the eAudiobook

You can borrow 10 eAudiobooks for 3 weeks, items can be renewed twice. There are no reservation charges and no overdue fees as your loans are automatically returned upon expiry.

Need help?

Call library staff on 9777 7900 or email library@willoughby.nsw.gov.au

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For Computer

  1. Go to Willoughby Library’s uLIBRARY
  2. Click ‘Log In’ on the upper right corner
  3. Enter your Library card number and pin/password, and click ‘Sign-In’
  4. Browse or Search for an eAudiobook
  5. Make your selection and click on ‘Borrow’ to check out a title
  6. Tap on ‘Accept Terms’ to borrow
  7. ‘Confirm’ loan, tap on ‘eAudiobooks Download’ to listen

You can borrow 10 eAudiobooks for 3 weeks, items can be renewed twice. There are no reservation charges and no overdue fees as your loans are automatically returned upon expiry.

Need help?

Call library staff on 9777 7900 or email library@willoughby.nsw.gov.au

Book a free Tech Bar help session or technology workshop – see our current events and programs

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