If you are a member of Westminster libraries, you will be able to borrow and download ebooks, emagazines and audiobooks for free straight to a dedicated app on your tablet, phone, ebook reader or computer.
Library members can borrow ebooks for free. You will be able to read the ebooks via an app on your computer, tablet, phone or ereader.
Browse, borrow and return ebooks via the Cloud Library website in a browser:
You can borrow up to four ebooks for 14 days. You can also reserve 2 more: when these become available, they will be kept for 3 days.
Whilst you can browse for books online, you will need the dedicated app to download and read them.
You will not be able to download ebooks using a Westminster library computer or any Kindle product except for the Kindle Fire (see Instructions for Cloud Library on Kindle Fire).
Read full digital copies of magazines for free using Westminster libraries' Zinio emagazine service on your computer, smartphone or tablet.
48 different magazine titles are currently available ranging from The Economist to BBC Good Food and much more.
Zinio is available at any time and there is no limit to the number of magazines you can check out or how long you have them. You can also adjust the magazine font size to suit your needs.
Existing users can use the same email and password as their old account. Go to 'Create New Account' in the top right corner of the new site to register.
If you already have the Zinio for Libraries app on your device, please sign out then sign back in again with your new account and, if asked, choose 'Hammersmith, Fulham, Kensington, Chelsea, Westminster' from the library dropdown list.
If you are already registered, go to Zinio to view the collection.
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You can borrow audiobooks in a range of formats from your library and members can also download audiobooks for free. In the online collection there are over 600 best-selling titles including great self-help books and novels for children and teenagers.
You need a computer with broadband to download your chosen audiobooks. You can then play them on your computer or transfer them to your MP3 player or smartphone.
To get started you will need to sign up to the service:
When you set up an account, the information you provide is only used to identify you at log in and we do not share this information.
You can get more detailed information on how to download, renew or return audiobooks on the OneClick Digital help page.