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Accessing eBooks and eTalking Books

Use Axis 360 and BorrowBox to access our eBook collection

Axis360 eBooks

Go to the Axis360 Magic Wall catalogue, select to taste, login with your Library card number and PIN and follow the prompts to start free eReading.

To access eBooks, you may need an eReader. Go to the App Zone to to select the eReader of your choice.  We have prepared instructions for using the Blio app and instructions for using the axisReader for Android or Apple devices.

You also need to know the following information about eBooks:

  • You can have on loan up to 10 eBooks at a time. 
  • Loans are for 28 days. 
  • After 28 days, the eBook cannot be read and you will need to delete its file.
  • If it's on loan, you can reserve it. 
  • There's almost 2,000 titles to choose from.
  • eBooks are portable across platforms (PC, tablet, smartphone etc)
  • There are no overdue fines! 

BorrowBox: eBooks and eTalking books

Go to the BorrowBox catalogue, login with your Library card number and PIN and follow the prompts to start reading or listening.

To access eBooks and eTalking books on tablets and smartphones, use the BorrowBox app for Android or Apple products.

You also need to know the following information about BorrowBox:

  • You can have on loan up to 5 eBooks and 5 eTalking books at a time.
  • Loans are for 28 days.
  • When you have finished listening or reading, please delete the file.
  • If it is on loan, you can reserve it.
  • eTalking books are portable across platforms (PC, tablet, smartphone, iPod, MP3 player etc)
  • eBooks are portable across platforms (PC, tablet, smartphone) 
  • There are no overdue fines! 
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