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Selwyn Library has partnered with several company's to bring you 24 hour access to a growing collection of eBook, eAudio and eMagazine titles. You can access these from your home computer, laptop, smart phone, tablet or eReader device (eBooks only).

To find out more about what we have available visit the various platforms, information pages or talk to your local librarian.

All our eTitles are free to borrow and there are no late fees because eTitles either return themselves or can be removed when you are finished with them. Another great benefit of our eCollection is that you can browse, borrow and download whenever and wherever you want!!

 eMagazines The Selwyn Library rb digital platform gives you free access to over 70 popular eMagazines for free!

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Selwyn Library Wheelers ePlatform Selwyn Library Wheelers ePlatform gives you free access to an extensive (and growing) collection of eBooks.

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The Selwyn Library BorrowBox ePlatform gives you free access to an extensive (and growing) collection of eAudiobooks as well as eBooks.

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Explore resources and electronic publications on the Treaty of Waitangi

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Unlimited cross-searchable, online access to Bridget Williams Books popular BWB Texts series

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BWB Texts Collection Info

 This Collection is a landmark digital resource from Bridget Williams Books. Housing, inequality, climate change, child poverty, the environment, economic upheaval – BWB has long been an unrivalled source of contemporary issues publishing in New Zealand. Evidence-based, peer-reviewed and bipartisan, this scholarship makes a significant contribution to New Zealand and our shared future. The Collection includes over 30 works from authors such as Jonathan Boston, Judy McGregor, Colin James, Max Rashbrooke, Shamubeel Eaqub, Simon Chapple, Jane Kelsey, Rebecca Macfie, Marilyn Waring and more.

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 Over 30 years of award-winning history publishing is combined in this landmark library reference. Growing to include over 50 works, this Collection features numerous acclaimed New Zealand histories and biographies. Authors include Judith Binney, Atholl Anderson, Aroha Harris, Melissa Matutina Williams, James Belich, Vincent O’Malley, Tony Ballantyne, Jessie Munro and many more. These deep, rich works take on a new dimension in the Collections environment, with readers navigating new paths into this substantial record of New Zealand life. Crucial historical works from beyond BWB’s publishing that languish out-of-print will also be pursued for addition to the Collection over time.

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 BWB's reference publishing and accounts of Deaf experience are freshly rendered using rich multimedia and visuals which could not be delivered to libraries in traditional means. Includes access to Rachel McKee's New Zealand Sign Language: A Reference Grammar.
 
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Drama Online Image The award-winning Drama Online introduces new writers alongside the most iconic names in playwriting history, providing contextual and critical background through scholarly works and practical guides.

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Free access to video-based, online learning taught by industry experts!

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Access to 1000's of online newspapers from all over the world.

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BookMyne is a free mobile app that enables you to connect with Selwyn Libraries anywhere, anytime. For more information on how this app works, watch this short video or ask at your local library branch. (Note: the video uses screenshots from the iOS app).

With the BookMyne app you can log into your library account using your library card number and PIN to:

  • Renew items
  • Search the library catalogue
  • Get library information
  • Place holds on items
  • See what you have checked out

Download it now from your iOS App / Google Play store now!  Note: there are currently some functionality differences between iOS and Android

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