Digital Newspapers, Magazines, e-Books & audio books


Downloadables for digital devices

Below you'll find downloadable audio books which you can listen to, and e-books which you can read online, or on your mobile device, together with a range of digital newspapers, magazines and comics. All are accessible 24/7 and are available on multiple platforms including PC, tablets and smartphones.image of Pressreader logo

PressReader gives you unlimited access to thousands of magazines and newspapers from around the world so you can stay connected to the stories you love - FREE with your library membership. You can access PressReader via the web or your mobile device.

Key features:

  • Access UK and World newspapers and periodicals in up to 65 languages
  • Full Content in their original language - read publications just as they appear in print
  • Translate articles in up to 17 languages
  • The audio feature lets you listen to articles while you're on the go
  • Discover new titles by category, country or language preference
  • Comment on articles and participate in the ongoing discussion
  • Share stories by email, Facebook and Twitter
  • Create alerts on topics you care about
  • Available on multiple platforms
  • Start reading on one device and pick up where you left off on another

Please use the Pressreader link below:

PressReader user guides

Overdriveimage of ebook service Overdrive
Access to over 30,000 e-books and 5,500 audio books for adults, teens and children. Fiction, non-fiction, language courses and a digital reading group are all available as well as recommended reads. For parents teaching their children to read check out the Read-Along collection where you will find a wide range of narrated picture books that read along with your child.
You simply need your Harrow Library card number and PIN to log in.

Please use the Overdrive link below:

BorrowboxBorrow Box logo
Access to 1000s of e-books and e-audio books. Log in with your Harrow Library card number and PIN, and have your email address ready to set up an account.

Please note that all Borrowbox users can also access e-books and e-audiobooks from Overdrive, and e-audiobooks from RB Digital. All three services are available to widen your choice.

Please use the Borrowbox link below:

RB Digital Magazines and audio booksimage showing magazine and ebook provider RB Digital
Full digital versions of your favourite magazines to read online, 1000s of eBooks and audio books or choose from top comics including Marvel ® favourites and other major brands.You will need your Harrow Library card number and PIN to log in, and your email address to set up an account.

Now also includes three new resources:

IndieFlix library resource Indieflix - IndieFlix is a streaming movie service that offers access to pop culture favourites, box office hits, award-winning feature films, documentaries, and shorts. With IndieFlix, library members can instantly view thousands of titles from around the world,  including the best from classic TV, horror, comedy, film festivals, and more with public performance rights.



Qello music videos Qello - Stingray Qello is the only place to watch over 1,500 of the most amazing live moments in music. It's the world's largest collection of full-length concerts and music documentaries streamed on-demand to just about any digital device. It's  like a never-ending concert ticket.



Online tutorials for library users The Great Courses- Library members can now access The Great Courses via streaming video on RBdigital! This is an exclusive invitation for library members to start their journey of lifelong learning taught by the top 1% of university professors  and experts from the Ivy League and other renowned schools and institutions. With hundreds of videos on subjects ranging from photography to physics, astronomy to art, history to health, and more, The Great Courses Library Collection has  courses on how to do it, how to learn it, or how it happened. No matter what your library members are interested in, they’ll find their favourite subject.


Please use the RB Digital link below:
RB Digital

To read or listen on your device simply download the relevant app:

You can also access a range of online resources.


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