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Listen to a Good Book on BorrowBox.....for Free!

The Isle of Wight Libraries provide a service that allows library users to download audio books for free.

There is a wide range of eAudiobooks to choose from on the BorrowBox website and app. You can listen to your eAudiobooks on your computer, smartphone or tablet for free. 

View the e-audiobooks and ebooks we have available.

  • Unabridged eAudiobooks.
  • Available 24/7.
  • Your favourite authors & bestsellers.
  • The BorrowBox app is available on IOS, Android and Kindle Fire.
  • You can download up to 4 audiobooks and 8 ebooks at a time and they are on loan to you to use for three weeks. They can be returned earlier if you choose.

How to get started

This service is very easy to use:

  1. Install the app on your device from your app store.
  2. Open the app.
  3. Select Isle of Wight Libraries as your library service.
  4. Enter your library card number and PIN when requested. (Please contact the library if you need a library card or PIN)
  5. Select your books .

If you are using a Kindle Fire you will need to follow the instructions available on the BorrowBox website, then follow the simple instructions above.

You can still use our RB Digital service for e-audiobooks 

To use this service for the first time you will need to create your own account with RBdigital eaudiobooks. To do this please complete the following steps:

  • Access the RBdigital eaudiobooks website and choose the register option,  enter your library card number.
  • Then select 'Create New Account by providing your details'. You will be asked to create a logon name and password for yourself and will then be able to start downloading your free audiobooks.
  • Once you have registered you can use the service by going directly to the RBdigital website and logging in with the account details you have created.
  • You can download mobile apps by selecting the links at the bottom of the RBdigital eaudiobooks web page.


Visit the RBdigital website  and start listening to some good books.