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eBooks

On 1 September 2017, our eBook provider changed from OverDrive to RBdigital. 

Access the Wiltshire RBdigital library catalogue

To read our eBooks on your eReader, you need:

To read our eBooks on tablets and smart phones, you need:

  • Borrow up to 5 eBooks at a time for free.
  • eBooks can be returned early so another can be checked out.
  • eBooks will automatically expire at the end of the loan period so no need to worry about overdue charges.
  • Reserve up to 3 eBooks at a time for free
  • Read your eBooks on a wide range of devices such as Kobo and Sony eReaders as well as the iPhone, iPad, Android and Kindle Fire devices
  • Unfortunately this service will not be available on Amazon Kindle eReaders and Windows smart phones
  • The text in eBooks can be enlarged on most devices so all title can be read in large print
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How to download an eBook

Step 1: Browse

Log in and browse the eBook catalogue through the RBdigital app or on the Wiltshire RBdigital library catalogue website.

Continue to Step 2

Step 2: Borrow

Select a title that you would like to read and click on ‘Checkout’.

If the eBook is already on loan to another customer, you will be given the option to place a ‘Hold’ rather than ‘Checkout’. 

Continue to Step 3

Step 3: Download ... enjoy!

To your smart phone or tablet:

  • Click ‘Read’ to download the eBook onto your smart phone or tablet within the app

To your eReader:

  • Click ‘Download’ to download the eBook to Adobe Digital Editions.  Open Adobe Digital Editions, connect your eReader to your computer and drag and drop the eBook onto your eReader

Titles will automatically expire at the end of the lending period.  There are no overdue charges.

If you have any questions about the service try our eBook FAQs or email libraryenquiries@wiltshire.gov.uk.

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Last updated: 16 November 2017 | Last reviewed: 16 November 2017