Bolton Library and Museum Services


This section of the website tells you about library services and resources available online 24/7.


Need help to use our resources?

Contact one our friendly team at Ask Bolton Libraries if you need help with any of our resources.

If you need help with eBooks use the Contact Us form or call 01204 332853.

If you need help with eAudiobooks click here to contact our supplier.


Your eBooks and eAudio

Find out about BorrowBox our free eBook and eAudio service; it's bigger, better and you can borrow even more!




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Your eMagazines

Read full digital copies of your favourite magazines for free from your computer, smartphone or tablet using our eMagazine download service, RBdigital (previously Zinio).

Over 140 magazines are currently available covering everything from food to computers, and music to art. Titles include Hello!; BBC Good Food; Amateur Photographer; BBC Top Gear; Horrible Histories and Cosmopolitan. Borrow an unlimited number of magazines to keep forever or delete when you want.


Find out about RBdigital

Information Resources

Access to websites made available through your library membership

Information Resources

Online Catalogues

Search for items held within Bolton Libraries as well as libraries accross the country

Online Catalogues

Information Resources for Business

Resources which are especially useful for businesses tradespeople and jobseekers.

Business Information