Can't make it to the Library? Why not try out these great electronic resources.

Access a wide variety of free e-books, e-audiobooks and digital magazines, available 24/7 and from the comfort of your own home or device!

A valid Blacktown City Library membership is required to access these resources.

Click on the logo to gain access.


Access a wide range of Australian and international authors in both e-book and e-audiobook format. Borrow Box has something for everyone.

Need help getting started? Check out this useful guide(PDF, 2MB)!

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Borrow movies, music, audiobooks, e-books, comics and TV shows to enjoy on your computer, tablet, or phone. Titles can be streamed immediately or downloaded to phones or tablets for offline enjoyment later. We have hundreds of thousands of titles to choose from. hoopla is like having your public library at your fingertips. Anytime. Anywhere.


Indyreads provides access to a statewide collection of independent Australian and international titles, classic literature and modern award-winning titles in e-book and e-audio format.

App versions are also available in the Apple App Store and Google Play.


Libby OverDrive app

Access e-books, e-magazines and e-audiobooks for all ages without the hassle of remembering to return your items! Some e‑books are also available in other languages.

The Libby app is the best way to access these resources.

Need help getting started? Check out this useful guide!


Access thousands of newspapers and magazines for free. Start reading now!

Access instructions:
Sign in using your library card by choosing the [Library and Group Icon Pressreader Library Icon] , choose Blacktown City Council Libraries and enter your library card number and PIN/password.

Need help getting started? Check out this useful guide(PDF, 2MB)!