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eBooks, eAudiobooks, eMagazines and eComics

Surrey Library members have access to a wide range of eLibrary services:

eBooks

An eBook is an electronic version of a book. It can be read on a computer, or with an eBook reader, on a tablet or on a smartphone.

Bibliotheca cloudLibrary

  • We use the cloudLibrary eBook service to provide our eBooks.
  • Visit the cloudLibrary to browse the collection, find out more information and access the online help.
  • You can borrow 4 books for up to three weeks (21 days).
  • Login in to the app using your library card and Pin number.
  • You can download the appropriate app from the site, look in the top right hand corner. More information on how to download the app.
  • You can download the Mobile version of the app from Google Play store or the App Store.
  • Kindle Fire installation.
  • This service is not compatible with the basic Kindle eReader.
  • There is a PC and Mac version of the app.
  • eReaders - to transfer eBooks to an eReader you need to download the windows or Mac version of the app. You transfer the eBooks to your eReader via the app.

eAudiobooks

eAudiobooks are books borrowed as an audio file. You can listen to these on your computer, laptop, MP3 player, a tablet or on a smartphone.

We use two providers for eAudiobooks, RBdigital and Ulverscroft.

RBdigital

Ulverscroft

  • Ulverscroft titles are provided through the ULibrary.
  • Visit the ULibrary to browse the collection, find out more information and access the online help.
  • You can borrow 4 titles for up to 3 weeks.
  • Login using your library card and Pin number.
  • Download the app from your device app store.
  • For help using the service please visit the ULibrary frequently asked questions.

eMagazines and eComics

We use two providers for eMagazines: RB Digital (magazines) and Pressreader.

Use your RB Digital account login for access to the full range of eMagazines currently available. If you are not already a registered user, see the section above on how to register with RB Digital.

Pressreader includes thousands of eMagazines and eNewspapers in a variety of languages. Updated daily. Available via the website or download the Pressreader app.

Our eComics collection is available via RB Digital (comics).

The eComic range now includes titles from the Marvel collection. They can be read within the RB Digital App or in your browser.

Classic titles

Project Gutenberg eBooks and eAudiobooks – classic titles which can be downloaded for free and do not count against your library limit.

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