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Can’t decide what to read next?

Who else writes like...? suggests fiction based on authors you like. 

eBooks, audiobooks, comics and graphic novels 

Explore the City of Perth Library's vast collection of digital books, comics, graphic novels and audiobooks via our providers listed below. Different providers offer different titles, so browse them all for the full selection. If you're looking for a specific title or author, search the Library catalogue to see all of the formats available in our collection.  


Note: BorrowBox titles are compatible with Kindle Fire.

BorrowBox app for iPad/iPhone or Android or Kindle Fire

OverDrive & Libby

The OverDrive app will be phased out in February 2022. Current users of the app will still be able to access the OverDrive collection, but from February 2022 the app will no longer be available. OverDrive will migrate current users of the OverDrive app to the Libby app. Reading lists and reserves will be retained.

If you are new to OverDrive, please download the Libby app.

Note: OverDrive is not compatible with Kindle eBook readers.

OverDrive for Kids
Libby app for OverDrive
OverDrive tutorial

Magazines and Newspapers

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.