eBooks & eAudio


The following platforms are excellent sources of eBooks and eAudiobooks. We also have eReaders for you to borrow and try. These come preloaded with books of your choice.
BorrowBox: BorrowBox has a growing collection of over 3,000 eBooks and 700 eAudiobooks. This includes a great selection of Young Adult titles. Use your Palmerston North Libraries & Communities Services membership details to login and access.

Classics @ Freyberg: You can access the most popular classic books from Project Gutenberg on our catalogue.

ePukapuka: ePukapuka is provided due to a collaboration between district libraries in the lower North Island. It is a comprehensive collection of eBooks and eAudiobooks and you can recommend further purchases through the site. Excellent reading using your Palmerston North Libraries & Communities Services membership details to login and access.

Project Gutenberg: A library of over 54,000 classic and cultural works managed and contributed to by volunteers worldwide.

Tumblebooks: Tumblebooks are interactive childrens' books that include animation and sound. Includes foreign language resources. Use your Palmerston North Libraries & Communities Services membership details to login and access.

Wheelers: A collection of eBooks and eAudiobooks provided by a New Zealand supplier. As a result it has a number of local titles available. You can recommend further purchases through the site. Use your Palmerston North Libraries & Communities Services membership details to login and access.

Wheelers ePlatform: A collection of over 500 childrens and young adults eAudiobooks. Excellent for general and travel reading. Use your Freyberg High School network details to login and access.