eCollections and Resources

eBooks and eAudiobooks



Melton City Library is proud to welcome CloudLibrary to our collection. Over 4000 eBooks, with hundreds more being added every month.

Browse our CloudLibrary collection

Download the CloudLibrary Android App

Download the CloudLibrary Apple IOS App




With BorrowBox, your library is in one app. Borrow eBooks and eAudiobooks free using our BorrowBox app. Great for Australian eBooks.

Browse our BorrowBox collection

Download the BorrowBox App



Libby, by OverDrive

Borrow ebooks, audiobooks, and magazines to read on your phone or tablet using the Libby app by OverDrive or from our Overdrive page. All you need to get started is your library card number and PIN. Support can be found on the help page.

Browse our Overdrive collection

Download the Libby App



Comics Plus

Comics Plus - Comics Plus is a carefully chosen collection of digital comics, graphic novels and manga. Access is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. You can login with your library card number and PIN.



eNewspapers and eMagazines

The-Age-Online.pngTHE AGE Library Edition

The Library Edition is the most extensive digital archive of true to print digital copies of The Age newspapers from 2006. With its refined search capabilities, Library Edition is the perfect research tool for anyone who wants a comprehensive view of the news that has shaped our world over the last dozen years.

THE AGE Library Edition

Access requires a current library card and PIN



CloudLibrary NewsStand

CloudLibrary NewsStand has over 7,000 digital magazine titles from all around the world. Access is available anytime from your laptop or desktop. You can also download the app from the App Store or Google Play to use on your tablet or phone.

You will need an email address and your library card number to create an account.

Browse our CloudLibrary NewsStand collection

Download the CloudLibrary NewsStand Android App

Download the CloudLibrary NewsStand Apple IOS App


pressreader.jpg PressReader

Browse and read thousands of full content premium newspapers and magazines from around the globe, covering 82 countries and 39 languages. To login please use your library card number.

Browse the PressReader collection

Download the PressReader App




Kanopy offers more than 30,000 of the world’s best films, including award-winning documentaries, rare and hard-to-find titles, film festival favourites, indie and classic films, and world cinema with collections from Umbrella Entertainment, Madman Entertainment and thousands of independent filmmakers. Kanopy is free with your library card. Each Melton City Libraries member can watch up to 10 movies per calendar month.

Browse our Kanopy collection

Download the Kanopy App for Apple IOS

Download the Kanopy App for Android devices





Freegal is a free music service from your library. All you need is your library card number and PIN. Freegal offers access to about 8 million songs, including Sony Music’s catalogue of legendary artists. In total the collection is comprised of music from over 28000+ labels with music that originates in over 80 countries. There is no software to download, and there are no digital rights management (DRM) restrictions.

Browse the Freegal collection

Download the Freegal App for Apple IOS

Download the Freegal App for Android devices


Find Your Next Read

GoodReading-Magazine.jpg Good Reading

An Australian resource including book reviews, articles, author profiles, stories on writers’ houses, bookshops, short stories, book trivia and more.

Access Good Reading