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If you are staying at home in the cold weather or can’t get into the library, remember that you can still use our eResources even if we are closed! Find out more here.

BorrowBox Spotlight Titles Unlimited Downloads in January
The Best Titles Without The Wait

Login to the BorrowBox app and start reading or listening within five minutes

Our fantastic eBook and eAudiobook download service in partnership with Greater Manchester Libraries and BorrowBox brings you a massive choice of bestselling eReading for all ages and tastes available 24/7. Download the app and start reading or listening within five minutes. Borrow, renew, reserve or return eBooks and eAudiobooks 24/7 with BorrowBox. Read online or download the app, you can get up to six eBooks plus six eAudiobooks or use the reading list facility to keep a note for any you’d like in the future.

Each month a selection of eBooks and eAudiobooks are available for unlimited download so there's no need to reserve, simply borrow, download and start reading or listening immediately. Don't worry if you borrow a title near the end of the month as you'll have a second month to finish. Why not choose the same book with some friends and share your opinions, or find out about our Virtual Readers' Group. There are preview clips of eAudiobooks below or you can click the links for more information about eReading.

Spotlight Titles - Unlimited Downloads for February are now live.

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Plus, January's Titles are still available until 28 February.

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   February and January's Children's Titles

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To borrow eBooks and eAudiobooks you need to be a member of Tameside Libraries. If you are not a library member, you can join here. Discover our collection on the BorrowBox Link to External Website website.


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Manage your traditional loans from home

You don't have to come into the library to renew or reserve books and talking books, check out these ways to update your account.

Spydus Mobile App
  • Spydus Mobile App – download the app and sign up with your Tameside Libraries card number and PIN to check your loans and renew. You can also search the catalogue to browse our stock and reserve if it’s on loan or at another library.
  • Login to the Online Catalogue with your Tameside Libraries card number and PIN to check your loans, renew and reserve.
  • Call our libraries during opening hours with your library card number and we can check your account for you. 


More eReading and Study Help


eMagazines and eNewspapers are always available

eMagazines via Libby
  • Read a wide range of popular eMagazines with Libby. Read online or get the app and sign up with your Tameside Libraries card number and PIN.
  • PressReader – read national and international daily papers online or find the app for your device, there are also more magazines and comics with PressReader.
  • If you’re looking for information or help with studying or want to find out about something, try one of Virtual Reference Library resources.

What will you find today? There’s something for everyone at Tameside Libraries.

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