Your City of Perth Library membership provides free access to a growing number of eResources including eBooks, eMagazines, film streaming and music downloads.
Explore the categories below or view the entire range of eResources in the A to Z list.
Need help using our eResources?
Books and authors
Business and law
- Track reading and participate in challenges via Beanstack
- eAudiobooks via BorrowBox
- eBooks, comics and graphic novels via OverDrive
- eBooks via OverDrive for Kids
- OverDrive tutorial Note: OverDrive is not
compatible with Kindle eBook readers.
- Learning activities via Busythings.
- Research via Britannica Online.
- Storytelling via Story Box Library.
eMagazines and eNewspapers
- Libby app (formerly RB Digital)
- RB Digital transition to Libby FAQs
- PressReader See the tutorial below for login instructions.
- PressReader for iPad/iPhone or Android
- PressReader tutorial
- The Age Newspaper Archive Digital Editions
- The Australian Financial Review Newspaper Archive Digital Editions
- The New York Times (international edition)
- The Sydney Morning Herald Newspaper Archive Digital Editions
- The West Australian Newspaper Archive Digital Editions
Current issue of The West Australian no longer available in digital format
Due to changes in their subscription model, The West Australian online newspaper will no longer be available from the Library via PressReader. Previous digital editions of The West Australian will continue to be available from The West Australian Digital Archive, and the current physical edition will be available to read in the Library.
Ancestry.com Library Edition – available for use within the Library only. (Tutorial)
Australian Bureau of Statistics
Australian Dictionary of Biography
Australian Museum of Motion Picture & Television
Business Source Elite
Department of the Attorney General
I-QKanopy Tutorial Log in with your Library card number and PIN to access. You can view four films per month (resets on the first of the month).
National Library of Australia
Oral History Association
Popular Magazines Plus
PressReader Log in with your Library card number and PIN to access. (Tutorial)
Product safety recalls
R-ZRivers of Motion
RB Digital Magazines Tutorial
Road to IELTS (Clarity English). Please select a learning module: The Royal Western Australian Historical Society
State Library of Western Australia
State Records Office
The West Australian Newspaper Archive Digital Editions
Transparent Language Online Tutorial
WA TV History
Western Australian Genealogical Society
Western Australian Legislation
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