eBooks & Magazines

BorrowBox - Digital Library Audio & E-BooksDigital Library Audio & E-Books

24/7 access to e-books and e-audio books. You can now borrow books by using the Hounslow digital library even when your local library is closed.

RBDigital MagazinesRBDigital Online Magazines

Full digital versions of your favourite magazines to read online. Available from home and on many internet devices.

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Other FREE online eBook services

The websites below contain freely available and older ‘out of copyright’ eBooks.
[Hounslow Libraries will be unable to help with any technical questions concerning any eBooks downloaded from the websites below.]

Project Gutenburg website linkeBooks to download or read online

Download over 45,000 free ebooks to read on your PC, laptop, iPad, Kindle, Sony Reader, iPhone, Android or other portable device.
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Google Books

Researching a topic? Search and preview millions of books from libraries and publishers worldwide using Google Book Search. Discover a new favorite or unearth an old classic. Find millions of great books you can preview or read for free.
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Many Books website and logoMany Books

There are almost 30,000 ebooks available and they are all free. There are a wide variety of books and formats to choose from for Kindle, Nook, iPad and most other eReaders. You can even choose to download some books in an audio format.
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oBooko website for eBooks in many formatsoBooko

Hundreds of contemporary ebooks in pdf, epub and Kindle file formats for computers and eReader devices, including many self-published eBooks and the chance to upload your own work. There's no charge to join and download the titles which are copyright free for personal use.
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