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Search and read eBooks

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​You can download a range of digital books from Rochdale Libraries, these include eBooks, eMagazines, eAudiobooks​ and eGraphicnovels​.

Loans automatically expire at the end of the lending period so there are no late fees or fines to pay.

You'll need to join the library and set up a FREE account unless you've already done so. Join Rochdale libraries.

​​eBooks​​​ from Overdrive

With eBooks you can:

  • Borrow up to your normal lending limit.
  • Read eBooks on many digital devices.
  • Read a sample of an eBook without borrowing it.
  • Let your borrowed eBook return automatically – no more late return fees. 

Browse and download eBooks from Rochdale libraries

​Help wit​h eBooks

eMagazines from Zinio​

With eMagazines you can:

  • R​ead full digital copies of your favourite magazines for FREE on your computer, smartphone or tablet. Please note, an app is required for offline reading.
  • Choose from over 90 titles covering everything from entertainment​ to technology.
  • Borrow an unlimited number of magazines to keep forever or delete when you want.​

Browse and download ​eMagazines from Greater Manchester libraries

​​eAudiobooks from OneClickdigital

With eAudiobooks you can:

  • Borrow up to 5 items at a time.
  • You can borrow an eAudiobook for up to 21 days.
  • Reserve eAudiobooks that are in stock for free and you can reserve up to 5 items at a time.
  • Be notified by email when the eAudiobook is ready. You'll have 3 days to download it before it is returned to the collection.
  • Renew your eAudiobook if someone else hasn't reserved it.

Browse and download eAudiobooks from Rochdale libraries

Help with eAudiobooks

​eGraphicnovels from ComicsPlus

With eGraphicnovels you can:

  • Access thousands of digital graphic novels and comics.
  • Read issues immediately – titles are always available.
  • Browse the collection easily, anytime, anywhere, with a Web-connected device: tablet, PC or smartphone.

Browse and download eGraphicnovels​ ​from Rochdale librar​ies



0300 303 8876

8am-6pm Monday to Friday​

Join the library

It's FREE to join and only takes a couple of minutes to complete our secure form. You can use your account to:

  • Choose from thousands of great books and audiobooks.
  • Reserve and renew books.
  • Download the latest eBooks, eAudiobooks and eGraphicnovels ​to your smartphone, tablet or desktop.
  • Access a range of online resources from help with passing your driving theory test to historical newspapers.

Please remember to bring ID when you first visit the library to borrow items - for example, utility bill, driving licence or bank statement.

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