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Live Life Essentials

Live Life Essentials

Live Life Essentials

Live Life Essentials

Live Life Essentials
Live Life Essentials

Get access to more than you realised with Live Life Essentials

You could pop along to a library to pick up a book, or stay in the comfort of your home to read an e-Book through our Digital Library, or virtually flick through the day’s newspapers and magazines.

Charge your mobile devices and access WiFi, or freshen up with a shower at one of our sports and leisure venues. Perhaps soak up some culture at one of our museums or get access to a computer through our libraries.

Live Life Essentials is only getting started. Here for you. Here for everyone.

Sign up to Live Life Essentials

  • New members: Sign up to Live Life Essentials Once you've signed up you'll receive an email within 24 hours with information on how to access Press Reader and Libby
  • Need help signing up: Call - (01467) 532929
  • Already a member?: See below for further information

Live Life Essentials click here to sign up

What's Included


New: Claim a free session at our sports facilities every month!

Live Life Essential members can now claim a free session every month and access one of our specific Essentials sessions.

Claim your free session between the 1st and 7th of each month then simply book into one of our nominated Essentials sessions running between the 8th and 31st of the month.

Live Life Essentials click here to claim your free session

  • Follow the 'Claim your free session' link
  • Log into your account
  • Select ‘Sign up for a Membership or Pass’ and then select ‘Live Life Essentials’
  • Follow the on screen instructions to claim your free session

Book your free session

Once you have claimed your free session you will be able to book into one of our specific Essentials activities up to 7 days in advance. You can log into your account and book online or download our Live Life Aberdeenshire app and navigate to 'Book Now' where you will be able to browse and book our Live Life Essentials Free sessions. Please note, on the app sessions will appear as full until you have claimed your free sessions.

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Free showers

Freshen up with a shower at any of our sports and leisure venues. No need to book just visit your local facility during public session times.

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Free WiFi

Simply look for MyAberdeenshire Wifi on your device, register to connect, and browse the web for free. Available in all Live Life Aberdeenshire venues.

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Free mobile device charging

Need to top up your phone, just pop into one of our venues and plug into one of our designated power points.

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Free access to PressReader

Access the latest local, national and international newspapers, as well as your favourite magazines. Use your library borrower number and PIN to access PressReader. Visit or open the Press Reader app. Find out more: How to access PressReader with your library membership (video guide)


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Free e-Books and e-Audiobooks

With over 22,000 e-Books and e-Audiobooks available to borrow, you'll be spoiled for choice when trying to decide on your next read. Download the Libby app and log in using your library number and PIN: Google Play Store, Apple App Store  Find out more: Getting started with Libby

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Free access to public computers

Pop in past your local library where you will find our computers set up and ready for you to use. All our computers have Microsoft Office applications installed as well as access to the internet. Register and use your library membership number to access our PC's.

Already a Live Life Aberdeenshire Member?

If you already have a Live Life Aberdeenshire monthly direct debit membership or a 30 day pass you don't have to sign up - Live Life Essentials benefits will be automatically included in your existing membership.

If you have one of our 12 timer tickets or 6 month passes simply sign up to Live Life Essentials and it will be added to your account.

Enhance your existing Live Life Aberdeenshire membership

If you don't have a library account, sign up now to take advantage of our digital library where you can access Press Reader to get the latest newspapers and magazines, or download an e-Audiobook or e-book. Sign up now: Become a Library Member

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