Covid-19 update: Seven YPRL branches and the Hatch at Ivanhoe are now open for Click & Collect services. However, the Mill Park and Ivanhoe branches remain closed for building works.

eLibrary: Read & Listen

Simply enter your library card number and PIN to access any of these resources for free through your library membership.

Get instant access to our online collection by becoming a Digital Member.

Borrow Box

Download eBooks or eAudiobooks via the website or straight from the Borrow Box app (Android or Apple).

Offers Australian and international best-selling authors. You can borrow 10 items at a time and place up to 10 holds.

Also available to Murrindindi Library Service Members.


Download our guide to using Borrow Box

Watch: Borrow Box on Android

OverDrive / Libby

Download eBooks or eAudiobooks via the website or straight from the Libby appThis also includes Marvel comics and graphic novel eBooks! You can borrow 10 items at a time and place up to 10 holds. Also available to Murrindindi Library Service Members.


Beginning September 1, 2020, the OverDrive app and OverDrive websites will change which will affect devices currently using TLS 1.0 and 1.1. There will be a message with a link to a help article that explains the change and provides information about the system updates that will be needed to access your OverDrive digital library after October 30. We understand the inconvenience this may cause you if this affects your device. This change is necessary to uphold Overdrive's standards of security and patron privacy, and their commitment to delivering a quality experience to all OverDrive users.


Download our guide to using Libby

Watch: Libby for internet browser

Watch: Libby for Android

Watch: Libby for iOS

Watch: Overdrive for Kobo Reader


The RBdigital app delivers your favourite magazine titles right to your smartphone, tablet or PC (Apple App StoreGoogle Play, Amazon Appstore).

The library's collection of popular digital magazines includes both new and backlist titles with no holds, no checkout periods, and no limits.

Download now to listen, read, learn, and enjoy!


Download our guide to using RBdigital

Audio Archive

The Audio Archive library is an online resource hosting music recordings and audio ranging from alternative news programming, to Grateful Dead concerts, to Old Time Radio shows, to book and poetry readings, to original music uploaded by our users. Many of the music and audio files are available to download for free or for streaming.  Content is available in English and a number of other languages.

The use the Audio Archive Library you need a PC with internet access, your own account and then you can begin to listen.


Download our guide to using the Audio Archive

The Digital Age Newspaper

The Age newspaper collection enables users to find articles, photographs, advertisements, classified or cartoons just as they were printed.

Issues can be viewed on a PC or tablet.


Download our guide to accessing the Digital Age

Choice Magazine

Choice Magazine offers unbiased product reviews, comparisons and consumer action reports via the website or app (apple or android). Ensure your choices are informed!


Download our guide to using Choice Magazine


Animalia Digital is here!The much loved Animalia by Graeme Base has moved from print into the digital space. The program includes engaging digital read-throughs and levelled activities, games and puzzles focusing on literacy and language for children aged 5-12.

Just download it to your device, enter your library membership number and begin. There's a handy app for your tablet available through itunes app store or android google play or there are PC options (Mac installer or Windows setup). Please note: it is not compatible with phones. 


Download our guide to using Animalia 

Story Box Library

Story Box Library as an online 'reading room' that allows children and parents to look at a book and listen to a range of celebrated stories read aloud by a diverse range of storytellers with varying accents and from different cultures.

It is an interactive experience for 2-12 year olds. Stream via a smartphone, tablet or other device with an internet connection. Murrindindi Library Service Members.


Download our guide to using Story Box Library

Tumblebooks for Kids

Tumblebooks takes existing picture books and adds animation, sound, music and narration - in English, French, Spanish, Italian, Chinese, and Russian.

Titles are only accessible online.

Also available toMurrindindi Library Service Members.

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