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eBook Academic (EBSCOhost)

Unlimited user access to over 120,000 multidisciplinary academic books. A broad range of subjects is provided from renowned publishers.

 ePlatform (Wheelers)

General interest ebook collection with a mixture of fiction and non-fiction titles, including academic books. Borrow ebooks using your IPU New Zealand Library login details. Click on the Getting Started button for information in setting up your computer, laptop, notebook, tablet and other devices.


An initiative of fourteen district libraries in the Lower North Island. Borrow a selection of ebooks and other digital content using your Palmerston North City Library membership. 

Internet Archive (Audio)

A library of audiobook and poetry readings from Naropa Poetics Audio Archive, LibriVox, Project Gutenberg, Maria Lectrix and Internet Archive users.

Internet Archive (Texts)

A wide range of fiction and non-fiction titles that are freely available for download.


Ad-free ebooks for your iPad or eReader.