E-reading and online reference

Our collections include a wide range of reference material such as dictionaries, encyclopaedias and directories.

Many reference resources are available online free to library members. These include Ancestry Library and Encyclopaedia Britannica. 

Visit the library catalogue to find out more, and to reserve and renew your books online.

We have a suite of e-reading lending services free for library members.

  • E-book and e-audio book lending is available with OneClickDigital where library members can download and read or listen to best sellers and back titles
  • E-magazine lending is available from Zinio where library members can download and read the latest issues of over 25 popular magazine titles including BBC Good Food, Golf Monthly and Hello!

Free e-books are available via the following websites:

A-Z of services