Our Digital Library

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We offer a wide range of downloadable digital media.

Use the free digital library services to download eBooks, eAudiobooks, eMagazines and eNewspapers using a smartphone, tablet, Mac or PC.

BFI Replay is a new, free-to-access, digital archive from the BFI (British Film Institute), exclusively available in UK public lending libraries.

Access to the Oxford English Dictionary, an unsurpassed guide for researchers in any discipline.

For consumer advice you can access Which? online for free using our library computers. 

Discover your family history for free using a library computer to access Ancestry Library Edition

Trace your ancestry and build a family tree by researching extensive records

Discover a world of published academic research at your local library with Access to Research 

Access hundreds of historic newspapers from all over Britain and Ireland for free using a library computer