Digital Content

eBooks & Audiobooks

Our collection includes OverDrive and now ePlatform by Wheelers to give you even more choice. Download anywhere 24/7 to your electronic device. Option of 1-3 week loan period. Access eBooks from the Alexandrina Library Catalogue.

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RBdigital Magazines

Online magazine resource for libraries. Library customers with an active public library card have access to over 500 full colour digital magazines, with many Australian titles available. Download popular titles as soon as they're released!



LyndaLibrary is a user friendly online training resource. If offers a variety of expertly presented training courses, all of which are edited for accuracy. The flexibility of LyndaLibrary allows you to complete training sections at your own pace and the site will also save your place for your return.



Ancestry provides access to an extensive range of genealogical resources from the United States and United Kingdom, including census, vital, church, court, and immigration records. Also provides limited Australian coverage. Change sentence to: Note: This database is only accessible via the public computers in the Library, not from home.



Looking for Australian material? Trove is an exciting, revolutionary and free search service. With MILLIONS of Australian items, Trove is an unrivalled repository. Whether you're tracing your family history, doing professional research, reading for pleasure, teaching or studying, Trove can help.


Libraries SA App

The Libraries SA app allows you to search and place holds on physical books, DVDs and CDs as well as access digital content such as eBooks, digital magazines and online learning, all from your mobile device. You can manage your loans and use the app as a virtual library card which is capable of displaying your name name and barcode. The Libraries SA app is free and available in the App Store or Google Play.

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