eBooks, eAudio, eComics & eMovies

eBooks, eAudio, eComics & eMovies
eBooks, eAudio, eComics & eMovies - all for free and on your own device eBooks, eAudio, eComics & eMovies, Audiobooks, free streaming eBooks, eAudio, eComics & eMovies - all for free and on your own device Library Services
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Adults and Teens

BorrowBox

Explore a huge range of eBooks and eAudiobooks that you can download and read using the simple BorrowBox app. Lots of adult and young adult fiction and non-fiction, both international and Australian.

Get Started

To read or listen on your mobile device, visit Google Play or the App Store and download the BorrowBox app. If you're a first-time user, create an account with your email address and a username. Log in using your library card number and date of birth (DDMMYY), choose a book and start reading (or listening)! Or  browse and borrow on the BorrowBox website.

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Libby

Dive into an incredible range of eBooks and eAudiobooks with the versatile Libby app. Also includes hugely popular eMagazines and eComics! Multiple copies are usually available, meaning less wait time for new titles.

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Download the Libby app from Google Play or the App Store. Add your library card number and input your Date of Birth (DDMMYY) to start reading (or listening)! Or browse and borrow on the Libby web page.

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​Indyreads

Indyreads gives you access to a NSW-wide collection of independent Australian and international titles, classic literature and modern award-winning titles in eBook and eAudio format.  Includes titles that are not always available through libraries, including some self-published content.

Get Started

Read on the web browser or download the Indyreads app on Google play or the App Store – to sign in, choose Canterbury Bankstown Library, and enter your library card number and date of birth.

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Beamafilm

Stream movies, documentaries and more! From popular award-winners to independent features, it’s all waiting for you on Beamafilm.

Get Started

Click on the Beamafilm link, then use your library card to create an account. Then just sign in each time, or download the app, to watch from where you left off and save favourites for later.

Find instructions here on how to create an account, login and use Beamafilm.

Beamafilm works best in Chrome or Edge.

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Gale Books and Authors

Answer the age-old question, 'What do I read next?' Search and match reading interests to books, authors, genres, or topics.

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Log in using your library card. Search, click and read on your computer or tablet. Gale databases do not save your links or articles after your session, so be sure to download or send links and articles to your email, Onedrive or Google account before you end your session.

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Gale Literature Resource Centre

Find up-to-date biographies, overviews, full-text criticisms, audio interviews and reviews on writers from all eras. Offers the broadest and most representative range of authors and their works, including a large collection of full-text critical and literary analysis.

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Log in using your library card. Search, click and read on your computer or tablet. Gale databases do not save your links or articles after your session, so be sure to download or send links and articles to your email, Onedrive or Google account before you end your session.

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Kids         

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Story Box Library is a fun and educational website, featuring videos of stories by local authors and illustrators, being read aloud by predominantly Australian and New Zealand storytellers. Find printable Activity Times for some offline fun. Stay logged in, save your watch history and personal playlists. 

Get Started

Click on the link or download the brand-new App on Apple or Android. Choose "Log in with Library Access," choose the library "City of Canterbury Bankstown" and log in with your library card number. Create an account with your email and a password. Keep track of your password - future logins will ask for your library card number and password.

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BorrowBox

The huge collection in BorrowBox includes some of the most popular Australian and international kids’ fiction available,  as both eBooks and Audiobooks.

Get Started

To read or listen on your mobile device, visit Google Play or the App Store and download the BorrowBox app. If you're a first-time user, create an account with your email address and a username. Log in using your library card number and date of birth (DDMMYY), choose a book and start reading (or listening)! Or  browse and borrow on the BorrowBox website.

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Libby

Libby's incredible range includes eBooks, eAudiobooks, eMagazines and eComics for kids. Multiple copies are usually available, meaning less wait time for new titles.

Get Started

Download the Libby app from Google Play or the App Store, add your library card number, input your date of birth (DDMMYY)  and start reading (or listening)! Or browse and borrow on the Libby web page.

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LOTE Online for Kids

LOTE Online allows kids to enjoy the magic of books in various languages from the comfort of home, alongside English translations to help developing reading and listening skills.

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