Darlington Libraries offer a variety of ways to enjoy digital reading at home or on the go | Free with your Library Card

Access some great titles on your tablet, smartphone, computer or digital audio player by selecting one of the options below

If you need assistance with any of these online services, each site has it's own useful help section. Or pop into either branch to see us


Digital Books, AudioBooks, Magazines and Newspapers

  • Borrow up to 6 eBooks and 6 eAudiobooks at a time
  • Items are automatically returned after 21 days, unless you return them early, so there are never fines for late books!
  • Use your Library Card number (starting either B1 or F1) and your PIN.
  • RBdigital Digital Magazines, Newspapers, eAudioBooks & much, much more
  • Choose from one of 2100+ Digital AudioBooks
  • AudioBooks are automatically returned after 21 days, unless you return them early, so there are never any fines for late items!
  • Stream or download as many magazines as you like from our collection of more than 50 popular titles.
  • Stream or download 1000's of daily newspapers with Pressreader. 
  • You can keep them on your device for as long as you like
  • Don’t worry if you missed an issue, we have loads of back issues too!
  • Stream or download 100's of comics/graphic novels
  • Online music lessons with Artistworks.
  • Lifelong learning with The Great Courses in areas such as cooking, health and travel.
  • Free online concerts with Quello Concerts
  • Use your Library Card number (starting either B1 or F1) and your e-mail address to register.