Isle of Wight Council

Library Enjoy


Download your ebooks from BorrowBox ... for Free!

There are now nearly 2000 eBooks available to download and read, including thrillers, crime, family sagas, historical, biographies, children’s books and non-fiction

You can view what ebooks and e-audiobooks we have available by clicking here. You can access our eBooks on any device which enables you to access the BorrowBox app such as your tablet, PC, or smartphone.  You will also be asked to set up a free Adobe account to access this service if you are reading books on your pc.

Please be aware that no eBook service available to libraries in the UK enables eBooks to be downloaded to book-only Kindles, but they will work on Kindle Fires.

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 by clicking here, then follow the simple instructions above.

Other Free eBook Services

There are a number of websites offering free eBooks which are copyright-free, we have listed a few below: