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eAudiobooks

eAudiobook titles are available on Libby (our eMagazine and eComic service), uLibrary or Borrowbox (our eBook service). To browse the various titles, please follow the instructions below.

You will need to be a library member to access these services.

 


 

BorrowBox

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Log in

Online

Visit the BorrowBox website and log in with your library ID and pin.

App

Install the BorrowBox app on your device, click the relevant button below to find it in your app store. Upon opening the app, select 'Staffordshire County Council' and then enter your library ID and pin.

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Search

Search, browse and discover our great collection 24/7 - search by title, author or category, listen to excerpts and more.

Borrow

Confirm your choice or reserve a title for later.

Download

Download the complete eAudiobook instantly. When reserved titles are ready to download we'll email you.

Enjoy

Enjoy listening to bestselling eAudiobooks from your favourite authors everywhere you go.

Revisit

We're always adding new titles, so visit often and make the most of your library membership.

Help and support

For any help and support please use the  help pages on the Borrowbox website. You will need to log in to access this.

Please note: the content that we provide is available to any Staffordshire Library user. It is the responsibility of parents/carers to ensure that any content downloaded for use by children is appropriate for the age of their child.

 


 

Libby

This service has changed recently

On 22 March, one of our eAudiobook providers changed from RBdigital to Libby.

If you have used RBdigital to access eAudiobooks, please view our information webpage to find out more.

Libby logoDownload the Libby app

Go to your device's app store and download the Libby app, alternatively, click the relevant button below.

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Log in

In the Libby app, follow the prompts and select ‘Staffordshire County Council’ as your library and sign in with your library ID and PIN. If your membership has expired please re-join online and a membership number and PIN will be emailed to you. If you do not have a PIN or have forgotten your existing PIN, please request this online.

Browse

Once you have signed in, you can then start to borrow eAudiobooks by browsing the catalogue and borrow a title.

Borrowed titles appear under Shelf > Loans and download to the app automatically when you're connected to Wi-Fi, so you can read them when you're offline.

From your Loans, you can:

  • Tap Open Audiobook or Open Magazine to start reading or listening to that title.
  • Tap Manage Loan to see options like Renew and Return.

Using a computer browser

Once your library's eAudiobooks move to Libby, if you aren't able to use the Libby app, you can use the Libby website or the OverDrive website instead.

Help and support

For any help and support please use the help pages on the Libby website.

 


 

uLibrary

Information about a recent update

We've had a number of queries from uLIBRARY users about the most recent update.

iOS requires a clean installation

Due to intermittent crashes upon updating the uLIBRARY app to the latest version, we recommend that iOS users perform a clean installation of the platform.

Browser download function

U-library are no longer able to allow downloads from the website due to Digital rights Management (DRM) and contracts with their publishers, therefore they have now integrated a web player. This means borrowers have faster and easier access to our purchased titles and we can now offer a much larger range of titles to our customers.

logo_ulibraryMore eAudiobook titles can be found through the uLibrary website or app.

To download the app to your device, please select the relevant button below.

Available on the App Store  Get it on Google Play

Log in

Install the uLibrary app on your device and enter your details to log in.

Search

Browse our collection of eAudiobooks anytime, anywhere! You can search by title, author, narrator and genre.

Discover

Read the synopsis and listen to an audio clip of the eAudiobook.

Borrow

Confirm your choice or reserve for later.

Download

Download the complete eAudiobook instantly. When reserves titles are ready to download you will receive an email.

Help and support

For any help and support please  use the help pages on the uLibrary website.

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