eBooks, eMagazines and newspapers

eBooks and eMagazines

Borrowbox allows you to browse, borrow and download eBooks and eAudiobooks from the comfort of your own home or when you are out and about.
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Oxford Very Short Introductions Database offers the chance to read a selection of the popular series of books "Very Short Introductions". So whether it is mathematics, nutrition, British politics or contemporary art this resource is the perfect way to get ahead in a new subject.
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PressReader contains more than 7,000 publications from over 120 countries. Browse digital editions of newspapers and magazines in over 60 languages using the dedicated app or on any internet enabled device.
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RBDigital Audiobooks is the new free, easy to use, digital library. Available 24/7, it allows library members to download and listen to over 1000 eAudiobooks.
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RBDigital eComics is new free, easy to use, digital library. Available 24/7, it allows library members to download and read over 500 comics and graphic novels. Please be aware that some of our eComics may contain storylines and images not suitable for younger readers. While each title has an age appropriate indication, parental guidance is recommended.
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RBDigital eComics for Children is new free, easy to use, digital library. Available 24/7, it allows our younger library members to download and read comics and graphic novels.
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Newspapers

Access World News (Newsbank) offers a comprehensive news collection which is ideal for exploring issues and events at the local, regional, national and international level. Its diverse source types include print and online-only newspapers, blogs, newswires, journals, broadcast transcripts and videos. It includes the  One key feature of the resource is a text to speech function allowing the user to listen to articles. 
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British Newspaper Archive contains millions of pages of historical news content, including The Press and Journal (1748 - 1975) and The Evening Express (1879 - 1975) and enables keyword searching. The website offers the ability to download and save articles in PDF format.
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PressReader contains more than 7,000 publications from over 120 countries. Browse digital editions of newspapers and magazines in over 60 languages using the dedicated app or on any internet enabled device.
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UK Press Online offers a wide range of historic newspapers, including access to The Daily Express from 1900 to the present.
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The National Library of Scotland provides access to a wide range of additional newspaper and eBook online databases for further reading and research. Registration required.
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