Audiobooks and eAudiobooks

You can borrow audiobooks — also known as talking books — from our collection of fiction and non-fiction titles. Audiobooks come in several different formats to allow playing on difference devices: eAudiobooks, CDs, MP3 CDs, tapes and Playaway audiobooks.

  • A subject search for Talking books will display everything we have in CD, cassette and MP3 CD format.
  • You can restrict your searches of our catalogue to only show results for a talking books by using the format drop-down box on the catalogue search page.
  • To find MP3 CD audiobooks, keyword search using MP3 CD.

OverDrive — download and transfer

OverDrive is a free digital media platform which allows library members to download audiobooks and transfer them to MP3 players including iPods. Books self-expire on their due-by date.

BorrowBox - eAudiobooks

BorrowBox powered by Bolinda Digital provides access to hundreds of downloadable MP3 fiction and nonfiction eAudiobooks for adults, young adults and children.

Playaway — borrow the book with the player

Playaway player
Playaway player

A Playaway is a small, self-contained player which has one book on it. They are very easy to use — just press play. Each Playaway:

  • Contains an entire book.
  • Fits in your pocket.
  • Comes with an automatic bookmark function.
  • Has a universal headphone jack.

To find Playaway audiobooks, keyword search using Playaway or subject search by Audiobooks.