Our library members can access online eResources free of charge. To access these services, click on any of the links below and then enter all of the characters on your library card omitting any spaces (any letters on the card should be typed in upper case).

  • BorrowBox - download eBooks and eAudiobooks for free with no charges to renew and reserve, and no overdue fines
  • COBRA (Complete Business Reference Advisor) - search COBRA to explore business sectors, find business support, events and legal information
  • Go Citizen - prepare for your British Citizenship test using this self study course (includes mock tests)
  • Kanopy - free film streaming service including classic cinema, world cinema, indie film, and top documentaries
  • Press Reader - free access to the most popular newspapers and magazines from the UK and internationally
  • RB digital - read a wide range of free eMagazines including New Scientist, Diva, Gardeners’ World, Marie Claire and The Economist
  • Theory Test Pro - online simulation of the UK's driving theory test, containing official test questions and hazard perception video clips
  • Times Digital Archive - free access to 200 years of the digitised archives of The Times newspaper covering the dates 1785-2011

Additional resources on library PCs only

  • Which? Online - gives additional information on products and services, compared to the print edition.
  • Ancestry library edition - offers free access to key records for family research
  • Access to Research - free access to a wide range of academic articles and research

To use Which? Online Ancestry and Access to Research, you must log onto a library computer.

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Page last updated: 03 February 2020