Alert Level 2
The Libraries are open and will be operating under the Level 2 guidelines, please keep an eye on our Facebook page for regular updates or visit our Covid-19 page. For up to date information about alert levels, community cases, and getting tested visit covid19.govt.nz and health.govt.nz.
👉BorrowBox is another option for borrowing audiobooks and ebooks. Login to BorrowBox using your library barcode and PIN/password. You can download up to 4 ebooks and 4 audiobooks at the same time. Each item is issued for three weeks. You can reserve items and will be notified by email when they are available for you to loan.
To get the app, just search for "BorrowBox" on the iTunes App store (for iOS users) or the Google Play store (for Android users).
For the 👉full guide to Beamafilm
Below is the quick 1,2,3 guide to Beamafilm:
You need a SMART card (SM***** number) to use Beamafilm. If you don’t have an SM card number, contact us or come in to the library to update your card”.
(Not your library Pin -which is usually too short, if you log in via Google or Facebook. Then Beamafilm will use your Google or Facebook password)
Using your Porirua Library card, log in and you can borrow a digital book from ePukapuka for a period of seven days, 14 days or 21 days – you choose. You can borrow up to 10 digital books at once. If the item you want is out, you can reserve it and you will be notified when it is available to borrow, easy! 👉Browse the ePukapuka catalogue
We have audiobook sets on CD. They are listed in our main library catalogue. You can borrow them for three weeks.
To find them choose "Audiobooks" from the drop-down list to the right of the search box in the catalogue.
Late fees still apply -the overdue charge is 20 cents per day ( the same as for other late books ).