Download eBooks to a wide variety of devices for free
You can now experience the world of eBooks and eTalking Books together using BorrowBox.
Register once and download eBooks or eTalking Books to your device using the BorrowBox app.
Full instructions are given on the site or have a look at the guides below.
How do I register?
Simply register on the site with your library barcode and PIN (usually the last four digits of the phone number we have on record for you), then login and start searching.
What can I borrow?
You can borrow or reserve up to six eBooks for free from the West Lothian eBooks site, and download them to a wide variety of devices.
How long can I borrow them for?
You can borrow eBooks for 21 days but you can return your eBook early to release the credit and borrow another eBook.
eBooks can be download to an eBook reader, tablet, smart phone, computer and laptop. They cannot be downloaded to the Kindle reader due to Amazon's policy, but can be downloaded to a Kindle Fire. You can also search and download eBooks using the West Lothian - Online Catalogue.
The library services aims to have a varied selection of eBooks available to our customers. We have moved to a new provider over the last few months and plan to add more content to increase the collection on a monthly basis. As we operate within a small budget stock suggestions can be made by emailing email@example.com. Please give details of the book you would like to suggest and why you feel it would be a worthwhile addition to stock. All recommendations will be considered, but it may not be possible to purchase all suggested items.
eBook of the month
Check out the latest eBook titles available this month. New eBooks [789kb].
The eBook of the month is Patrick Melrose Volume 1 by Edward St Aubyn. The unique character Patrick Melrose is played by Benedict Cumberbatch in the new Sky TV series, which tells the story of abuse, addiction and recovery.
This month's recommended read for children is The Silver Hand by Horrible Histories author Terry Deary. Set at the end of the First World War, this is a thrilling children's adventure story that brings to life key moments in history.