eBooks and eAudiobooks

Access eBooks and eAudiobooks for FREE with your library membership.

State Library members and WA Public Library members have access to a vast collection of fiction and nonfiction eBooks and eAudiobooks.  For younger readers, there is a delightful collection of illustrated interactive children's books, word games and puzzles.

To find eBooks and eAudiobooks in the State Library collection, search the catalogue or search in the collections below.

OverDrive

OverDrive

Sign in with your library card to enjoy eBooks, eAudio and eMagazines on any device, anytime, anywhere.

BorrowBox

BorrowBox

Sign in with your library card to browse and borrow bestselling eAudiobooks and eBooks.

Note: Public Library Members need to log in via the link on their public library’s website.

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Western Australian Public Libraries Online Book Club

The Online Book Club is similar to in-person book clubs but runs online. Three books are available concurrently for a period of nine weeks, updated five times throughout the year. Once you sign up for Book Club, there is a FAQ guide that can help you download and access books. Note: a free Adobe Digital Editions account is required to download Book Club books.

Ebook Central

Ebook Central

Available to State Library members, this eBook collection has over 200,000 non-fiction titles across a wide range of subjects.

Learn more about Ebook Central

OverDrive Kids

OverDrive Kids

OverDrive Kids provides a safe and easy browsing experience for children. Kids can browse, sample, place holds and borrow eBooks appropriate for their age range and reading level.

Story Box Library

StoryBox Library

eBooks for kids with a vibrant interactive experience and diverse storytellers.

Gale Virtual Reference Library

Gale Virtual Reference Library

A collection of encyclopaedias, almanacs and specialised reference sources for multidisciplinary research.

CSIRO Publishing

CSIRO Publishing 

Australia's Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation eBook publishing programme covers a wide range of scientific disciplines

including agriculture, the plant and animal sciences, chemistry, health and the environment.” 

Last updated on: 10 August 2021