eBooks and eAudiobooks

Use our free digital library service for ebooks, eAudiobooks and digital magazines. All you need is your Barnet library card and PIN. If you do not have a PIN, contact any Barnet library

eAudiobooks: BorrowBox

Borrow, download and enjoy here. BorrowBox is home to the greatest authors of the world’s best eBooks* and eAudiobooks. Your library in one app.

Available for Windows, iTunes, Android and Amazon for BorrowBox for Kindle Fire.

After you install and open the app, when asked to select your library, type in 'Barnet libraries' rather than the location name.  

*BorrowBox for Barnet libraries is primarily an eAudiobook platform but we do have a small collection of eBooks available. 

ebooks and eAudiobooks: Overdrive

Choose from thousands of fiction and non-fiction titles for adults, teens and children. All titles are free to download to your PC or Mac. Use the Overdrive app to access titles on your iPhone, iPad, Windows Phone, Kobo, Nook, Kindle Fire or android device, or transfer titles to your iPod, MP3 or E-Ink Reader.

There is a new version of the Overdrive app called 'Libby, by Overdrive' available to download now. The old Overdrive app will continue to work alongside this until further notice. 


Download ebooks and audiobooks from Overdrive

RBdigital magazines and comics

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Read from a choice of popular magazines and graphic novels. Titles available include The Economist, New Scientist, Radio Times and a selection of graphic novels including popular Marvel titles.

Register from a desktop PC or Mac, or download the new RBdigital app.  Download from the Apple App store , Google Play store and Amazon Kindle store. 

See the full list of titles here.  

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