eBooks & AudioBooks
If you want to read eBooks in PDF format or download library eBooks on your tablet or smartphone from accross our eBook and Audiobook collections, we recommend the free universal eBook reader Bluefire Reader application.
If you are using a laptop we recommend using Adobe Digital Editions, a link to the information page can be found on the right of this text.
If you have a tablet or smartphone the below will assist with downloading the application:
- Visit the Bluefire Reader app in the appropriate app store for your device (eg. Apple App Store, Google Play, Amazon Appstore) and click 'Install'.
- The application will start to install. You will have the option to authorize the app. Authorization is requried when viewing library eBooks.
- To apply for an Adobe ID click here.
- You are now ready to browse for your library eBooks.
- The first time you loan and download your eBook (select 'Open in Bluefire Reader').
- You are ready to start reading.
Note: If you obtain an Adobe ID at a later stage, the Bluefire application can be authorized by selecting 'Info' (bottom right of app) and selecting 'Authorize'.
Overdrive eBook and Audiobook Collection
Public libraries across SA now offer a large collection of downloadable eBooks and Audiobooks including classics, new releases, nonfiction and bestsellers for all ages. Borrow anytime with automatic returns. Simply browse, check out, download and enjoy!
To download and read our eBooks on Overdrive you will need:
- Library card from any South Australian Public Library
- Internet access
- A compatible eBook reader, mobile device or computer (Kindle eReader & some other eReaders are NOT compatible with Overdrive in Australia).
Download the App
Download the Overdrive app to your compatible eReader, iPad, smart phone, mp3 player, PC and laptop anytime, 24 hours a day.
Browse the Overdrive eBook and AudioBook collections via the below links:
Borrow and enjoy free eBooks, audiobooks, and more from the Library's digital collection.
A special collection of eBooks and audiobooks just for Kids and Teens.
Public Domain eBooks
Looking for more EPUB titles? Consider one of these free public domain titles! Choose from thousands of titles that never expire and don’t count against your library checkout limit!
ePlatform by Wheelers eBook Collection
Borrow and read eBooks from our library anywhere, anytime, on multiple devices using the ePlatform by Wheelers app.
Download the App
Download the ePlatform by Wheelers eBook app to your device to access our other eBook collection. Please select "South Australian Public Library Network (SAPLN)" as your library when using this app.
Browse the ePlatform catalogue at http://sapln.wheelers.co/.