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The Digital Library

The Digital Library

The Digital Library

The Digital Library

The Digital Library
The Digital Library
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Take Part in Winter Words

Live Life Aberdeenshire has launched its annual Winter Words initiative, with a range of activities for all the family.

Take Part

Digital Library - Whenever, Wherever, You Decide

You can browse all of the digital resources but if you want to get access to them you need to join us and become a member of this money saving club. It's simple to doJoin Here

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New Feature

You can now listen to your favourite audiobook via your Sonos speaker. Find out more: Libby now available on Sonos

Download your E-Books and E-Audiobooks for Free

Download eBooks and eAudiobooks

You can borrow e-books and e-audiobooks to read or listen to them online immediately on your computer or mobile device using a web browser such as Chrome, Firefox, Opera, Safari or Internet Explorer.

To read or listen to your borrowed items offline at any time you need to download them first. You can do that via the app on a tablet, smartphone, e-reader or computer.

Download your Favourite Magazines for Free

Please note from 9th November, audio books will no longer be available from RB Digital. All audiobooks will be transferred to Overdrive/Libby from that date.

You can download and keep your magazines for as long as you need them....but now, there's more!  It's all free to our library members. (If you have never used the service before, just click on register when you visit the site below and pop in your library number and email address.)

 Access RBDigital

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Download Local and Worldwide Newspapers for Free

Enjoy free access to the world’s largest online newspaper service, where you can browse and read thousands of newspapers and magazines. It contains more than 7,000 publications from over 120 countries in over 60 languages and it's free to Library Members. This can be accessed on any device from home or in Libraries.

Access Press Reader

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Download, Stream Music for Free

Download and Stream Music

Normally you can stream up to 5 hours of music per day. This has been increased to 24 hours per day during current restrictions.

Each week you can make 5 downloads. A song counts as 1 download and a music video counts as 2 downloads. For example, this means that you could download 5 songs or, 2 videos and 1 song.

Your weekly limit is reset every Monday so you can add more music each week.

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Access Online Databases

Access online reference and learning resources including biographies, dictionaries, driving theory tests and family history.

Access Databases


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We love technology and are committed to delivering new hardware and services to all our library members.

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