eResources

There are various apps available to access all the eResources available via SLWA (State Library of western Australia).

BorrowBox

BorrowBox is an award winning Australian App that enables Public Library and State Library members to browse and borrow bestselling eAudiobooks and eBooks on their Apple or Android device for limited periods through digital loans. BorrowBox is a FREE download solution. Once you are signed in you can borrow or reserve up to 4 eAudiobooks and 4 eBooks for a 2 week loan period.

library.bolindadigital.com/bindoon

User name is your library card number found on the back of your card, and the PIN is the last 4 digits of your card number e.g. 123D

Getting started with BorrowBox - eBooks and Audiobooks 

The Libby App by Overdrive

Built by Overdrive, the Libby App is suitable for all ages. It allows you to read across devices, access books offline, and listen to audiobooks via a bluetooth connection. eBooks are purchased for the W.A. Public Libraries Digital Media Collection (WAPLDMC) and made available to public library members. In Libby, you'll also have access to over 3,000 digital magazines with a rolling 3 years of back issues (where available). There are no magazine checkout limits, so you'll be able to borrow as many as you like.

https://wapldmc.overdrive.com/

User name is your library card number found on the back of your card, and the PIN is Bindoon's postcode - 6502

Getting started with Overdrive / Libby - eBooks, Audiobooks, and more

Overdrive Help    Libby Help

Kanopy

Kanopy is a video Streaming platform for public libraries delivering one of the largest collections of indie films, classic cinema, festival and educational documentaries, and movies online or through an app. The services enable Public Library and State Library members to browse and view over 30,000 + films and documentaries from top suppliers, including the BBC, Criterion Collection, Ronin Films, Madman Entertainment. Once selected, each film may be viewed, paused, finished and re-watched over a 72 hour period before requesting again. Once you are signed in you view up to 4 films or documentaries within a month loan period. These are updated on the 1st of every month.

www.kanopystreaming.com/wa

Getting started with Kanopy

Kanopy Help

Kids eReading Room

Junior eBooks and eAudiobooks available for download through the Western Australian Public Libraries Digital Media Collection on Overdrive. 

https://wapldmc.overdrive.com/library/kids/

User name is your library card number found on the back of your card, and the PIN is Bindoon's postcode - 6502

Story Box

A place where the wonderful world of Australian Children's Literature is on permanent exhibit Story Box Library in a beautiful online ‘reading room’. Story Box Library connects children with literature through the complementary medium of film, providing our audience with a vibrant, interactive experience via a diverse range of storytellers, each sharing past and present book titles.

https://storyboxlibrary.com.au/libraries

To use, choose Bindoon Public Library from the drop down menu and then enter your Bindoon Library Card number.

Public Libraries of Western Australia Online Book Club

The Online Book Club is similar to traditional in-person book clubs that might meet at a library or other informal setting, but rather brings this into an online platform creating alternative and complementary opportunities for library members to virtually engage with book clubs across WA. 3 unique book clubs concurrently for a period nine weeks, five times throughout the year.

https://www.pbc.guru/WAPLibrary

Please note: An Adobe Digital Editions account is required to download and read ebooks, through the Freading App. 

User Guide: How to Download your eBooks through Freading