Borrow library ebooks

If you are a registered member of Libraries Horowhenua you can also check out and download eBooks from the NZ Libraries eBook lending facility. We have a growing number of eBooks available in this catalogue which we share with Central Hawke's Bay, Wairoa and Tararua libraries. We also have an OverDrive collection available here. Both platforms are available as downloadable apps for your device, Wheelers e -Platform and Libby.

How it works

  • Visit our libraries eBook collections, ePukapuka and Wheelers.
  • use your Library Member login and password to login.
  • Your login is the barcode number on your library card, beginning with W000
  • If you do not know your password visit the library or email us on [email protected]

Help with eBooks

If you are thinking of purchasing an eReader or tablet for the purpose of reading eBooks feel free to talk to one of our staff first. We can tell you about the different options available. We can also help you get it set up and to download your first eBooks.

Book a Librarian to make an appointment.

Listen to free audio books

LibriVox provides free audiobooks from the public domain. These are books that are no longer under US copyright.

Volunteers record chapters of books in the public domain and the audio files are then uploaded to the LibriVox website for everyone to download and enjoy.

Visit the LibriVox website.