eBooks, eAudiobooks and eMagazines

We have thousands of free eBooks and eAudiobooks and other digital resources available to library members. You will get

  • quick and easy downloads
  • titles for all ages
  • fiction and non-fiction - including travel and self help titles
  • no fines

Overdrive download library

If you are already a member we will need your email address to send you a PIN number so you can download eBooks and eAudiobooks. If you haven't given us your email address or you want to change it - Join the Library or Update your Details

New members 

You will be sent a PIN by email when you join:

Join the library

Log in and start downloading:

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Gloucestershire libraries have subscribed to a trial collection of online magazines for library members provided by Zinio.

You can use your library card number to register online and then download to your computer or portable device to read at your leisure.

You need a Gloucestershire Library card with a number that starts with 77 e.g. 771234123x or 7712341234. When you login please enter your library card number without any spaces. If your card has a different pattern of numbering please go to your local library to get a new card.

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BorrowBox eAudiobooks

Easy as 1, 2, 3: Browse, Borrow and Download.

You don't need lots of expensive kit. All you need is an Internet connection, compatible web browser and a media manager or device that is MP3 compatible.

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Other virtual library services

Virtual reference library

  • Virtual reference library- you will need your library card to use many of these reference libraries and some can only be accessed from a library computer.

Cyber Library

Cyber LibraryOpens new window- contains links to hundreds of websites chosen, described and organised by librarians from public library services across south-west England.

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