BorrowBox will replace the current Overdrive service and Libby app which will stop at 7pm this Friday 23 February. Kindle Fire users can also download the app, while PC users can access BorrowBox through the website.
Can BorrowBox be used on a laptop?
BorrowBox is a digital platform from which you can access our eAudiobooks and a smaller selection of e-books. It is a free service but you do need to download a free software, Adobe Digital Editions, to access e-books on your computer/laptop and e- readers.
Do you need WIFI for BorrowBox?
If you have chosen to download multiple sections the app will carry on downloading the subsequent sections until all are downloaded. Once a section has been downloaded that section can be listened to offline (without an internet connection). 1. Open BorrowBox by tapping on the icon.
What devices can I use BorrowBox on?
BorrowBox is compatible with all Apple iOS devices such as iPhone, iPad, iPod and just recently – the Apple Watch (please find a demonstration of BorrowBox working on this new device from one of our BorrowBox library authorities here), BorrowBox is also compatible with all android devices and also eReaders, such as …
Can I use BorrowBox without WIFI?
Is BorrowBox free?
With BorrowBox, your library in one app, our vision is now a reality. Borrow eBooks and eAudiobooks free from your library using our BorrowBox app. Say hello to your future library, wherever you are, whenever you are free.
How does the BorrowBox app work at the library?
The BorrowBox app makes it easy to browse, borrow and listen to your library’s eAudiobooks and eBooks anywhere, everywhere. If BorrowBox is available through your local library you can simply login with your member details to access the library’s collection of eAudiobooks and eBooks.
How to get the best out of BorrowBox?
Each #LibrariesFromHome post will be on a different topic, starting today with a look at BorrowBox – our eBook and eAudio offer. We’ll share hints and tips so that you can get the best out of our digital resources, and if you have any queries you can get in touch with us online. You’ll find the link to our BorrowBox Library here.
How many books can I borrow from BorrowBox?
Learn how to use the app with our BorrowBox how-to video. For more information visit BorrowBox help section. Please note: you need to be logged in to view the help pages. Borrow up to 7 e-audiobooks and as many magazines and comics as you want at any one time for a period of three weeks.
How long does it take to get items back from BorrowBox?
Items will be automatically returned at the end of the three-week loan period Browse the BorrowBox catalogue. Download the app onto your Apple, Android and Kindle Fire device. Learn how to use the app with our BorrowBox how-to video.