Borrow eBooks without leaving the house!

Clarence Regional Library offers a range of free eBooks to download and read on your computer, eReader or mobile device

BorrowBox eBooks (new)

From 2nd July 2018, eBooks will no longer be available through the Wheelers platform as we will be changing to BorrowBox.


Click to access BorrowBox titles>>   (sign in using your library card number & password/PIN)

Downloading the BorrowBox app for your mobile device

  1. Select the Borrow Box app and install on your device from Apple iTunes or Google Play Store
  2. Type in: Clarence Regional Library
  3. Activate Library Membership with your library membership number and Password/PIN  
  4. Choose either eBooks or eAudiobooks
  5. On making a selection, choose Borrow or Reserve
  6. Download your selected eBook or eAudiobook

Downloading BorrowBox eBooks onto your PC or transfer to an eReader

Before you can download eBooks onto your PC you will need to:

  1. Install Adobe Digital Editions software onto your PC
  2. Create an Adobe ID account.


Ziptales aims to help kids improve their literacy and reading skills by making reading even more fun.  This interactive site introduces kids to over 500 interactive stories, including Choose Your Own Adventures, those with voiceovers, animations and more. 

Click to access Ziptales>>

Tumblebooks – eBooks for Kids

Our library now provides access to an online collection of animated, talking picture books to teach kids the joy of reading in a format they’ll love.Tumble Books

Click to access eBooks>>

State Library of NSW  – EBL eBook Collection

State Library eresources

You can now use your Clarence Regional Library card number to access and download eBooks from State Library of NSW 

Click to access eBooks from State Library of NSW>>

Library member will need to have Adobe Digital Editions (ADE) installed on your computer or mobile device. Please ensure you have this free software installed before downloading an ebook. Once an ebook is downloaded it will be accessible for up to three weeks.

iPads, iPhones or Android can download ebooks to their device and read them via the Bluefire Reader app. This free app is an alternative to Adobe Digital Edition. In addition to these options, all portable devices with modern browser support can access and read ebooks online via the web.

Please note that these ebooks cannot be downloaded to a Kindle


EBSCO eBooksebooks

EBSCO eBook Library Collection access thousands of helpful eBooks on lots of popular do-it-yourself and other non-fiction topics (travel, biographies, relationships, golf, gardening and so much more). Includes many titles from “for Dummies” series.