A Dangerous Act of Kindness: Big Library Read 17 June to 1 July

What would you risk for a complete stranger? Travel through history along with millions of readers during Big Library Read, the world’s largest digital book club. From 17 June to 1 July, booklovers can borrow LP Fergusson’s harrowing wartime love story A Dangerous Act of Kindness from the library as an eBook, with no waitlists…
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RBdigital Comics

Calling all comic book fans! Christchurch City Libraries has a new eComic collection on RBdigital. RBdigital Comics is a collection of great comics including Marvel titles. You'll find Judge Dredd, Spiderman, Fantastic Four and X-Men. You just need to sign up for an account on RBdigital Comics, if you are an RBdigital Magazine user, you…
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Read me a story please!

Can you please read me a story? If the kids in your life love stories, and can't get enough of them, AND time is precious – you could try Story Box Library. Story Box Library is a collection of videos of stories being read by authors, actors, comedians, musicians, sportspeople, illustrators, TV presenters, performers, students…
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Scusi, parla italiano?

First off, I do not speak Italian (so please excuse my attempt), although I do love listening to people speak Italian. If you do speak Italian and would like to read some eBooks, eMagazines or newspapers check out these great offerings. Ti piacerebbe leggere un giornale? (Would you like to read a newspaper?) Pressreader …
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Christmas home movies

This Christmas millions of people will be making some kind of home video of their own Christmas festivities. On Access Video I found these snippets of home movies from the 1950s and 1960s, including a group of German children making Christmas cookies. Christmas Home Movies A collection of snippets of Christmas home movies from Access…
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