Te Takeretanga o Kura-hau-pō and the Shannon Library were closed from Monday 23 March. Although our physical libraries are closed, we have a world of e-books, e-audio books, and fascinating databases for you to discover with Your Library online. If you’re not a Libraries Horowhenua cardholder, you can sign up for e-membership online.
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Many of our ecollections have apps (Applications for smart phones and tablets) associated with them that enhance and allow you to use the service.
Bluefire Reader is your go-to reading app for ePUB and PDF eBooks from stores and libraries around the world.
Wheelers eBooks can be read using this app.
Bolinda Digital's BorrowBox app makes it easy to browse, borrow and read your library’s eBooks or listen to eAudiobooks anywhere, everywhere. Simply login with your member details to access the library’s collection.
PressReader gives you access to over 2,200 newspaper titles from around the world. Newspapers can be downloaded onto your device using the library wifi and read offline at a later time.
Libby is the ground-breaking eBook reader and beautiful audiobook player app from OverDrive.
Simply login with your member details to access the library’s collection.
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