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Online eResources

Online eResources

At Maitland Libraries, we open doors to a wealth of online resources, and the best part? It's all free! Whether you're seeking news, knowledge, entertainment or literature, our digital offerings have you covered.

Audiobooks & eBooks collections

Indyreads

Dive into a world of literature with Indyreads. The collection spans a wide array of genres, from fiction to non-fiction and children’s books.

Libby

Borrow up to 10 eBooks and audiobooks at a time with Maitland Library's extensive digital collection.

BorrowBox

Access bestsellers, classics and new releases with your library card via the BorrowBox app.

Newspapers and magazines

Newsbank

Stay up to date with NewsBank, your gateaway to local, national and international newspapers - all without a subscription fee. 

Libby by OverDrive

Dive into digital magazines from Australia and the world covering lifestyle, health, entertainment and more.

Film, TV and Music

Kanopy

Indulge in entertainment galore with Kanopy, offering over 30,000 movies, documentaries and tv shows from Australia and around the world.

Beamafilm

Enjoy an array of documentaries and independent films, including the best in international cinema and a curated catalogue of independent and local stories.

Freegal Music

Stream over 18 million songs from around the world, download 5 songs and stream for 3 hours free every week.

How to sign up using your library card

Accessing these resources is simple with your Maitland Libraries login: 
  • Choose the platform or service you’d like to use from the list above or click on the link.
  • Follow the provided instructions to sign up, entering your Maitland Libraries card number when prompted.  
  • Depending on the platform, you may need to create a separate account or provide additional information.  
  • Once registered, start exploring eBooks, audiobooks or streaming content.  
  • If you need assistance or encounter any issues, don't hesitate to contact Maitland Libraries for help.  
Unlock a world of knowledge and entertainment with Maitland Libraries today!  

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