Get smart with free library borrowing.

Get a tablet or smart phone for Christmas? Did you know you can use it to borrow eBooks and eAudioBooks for FREE with your library membership? 

Choose from around 4000 eBooks and 1100 eAudioBooks and download them to your tablet or smart phone for FREE. All you will need is your library membership number and PIN. If you don’t know your PIN please contact your library or email us at with confirmation of your home address and date of birth. You will need to download a free app to get you started –find out more here for eBooks and here for eAudioBooks.

bath libraryBorrow eBooks by a range of bestselling authors including Lee Child, Stephen Fry, Bill Bryson, Andy McNab, Jo Nesbo, Nicci French, Ruth Rendell, Tess Gerritsen, Marian Keyes, John Grisham, James Patterson and Nora Roberts plus many more titles across popular genres including biography, cookery, travel and computers. We also have eAudioBooks by David Hewson, JoJo Moyes, Harlan Coben, Ian Rankin, Sophie Kinsella and Dan Brown among others.

  • Borrow up to 5 eBooks and up to 15 eAudioBooks at a time for up to 21 days each
  • Reserve for free if the book you want is being borrowed by another library member
  • Loans expire automatically so you don’t have to worry about overdue charges

To download an eBook today or to find out more, visit

To download an eAudioBook today or to find out more, visit

If you don’t have a tablet or smart phone you can still access eBooks with a PC, laptop, dedicated e reader (for eBooks) or MP3 player (for eAudioBooks). Please note that unfortunately the Kindle is not currently compatible with our service, although you should be able to use the Kindle Fire.