eBooks, eAudiobooks, Magazines

These online services are free to members of Newport Libraries to access reference information and download loans direct to your computer or mobile device.

If your library card is not accepted by either service you may need to have your eBook account activated - email LION@newport.gov.uk and tell us the name of the service you are trying to access. 

Amazon eReader devices (such as Kindle) are unable to access these services at the moment.

Download and read instructions to ensure junior library users access appropriate material (pdf).

Bolinda Borrow Box

As a member of Newport Libraries you can enjoy the vast library of Bolinda Borrow Box eBooks and eAudiobooks.

  • up to ten items on loan at any one time
  • two week loan period
  • renewals available
  • automatic return

You will need the Borrow Box app to access these resources.

Download the Borrow Box app on Android, Apple or Kindle Fire

Access Bolinda Borrow Box

Overdrive eMagazines 

When you are a member of Newport Libraries you have access to hundreds of magazines online, absolutely free.

  • unlimited items on loan
  • yours to keep forever
  • back issues available
  • the Libby app is required to access this service, download on Android or Apple

Access Overdrive eMagazines