E-books & audio books

Take your favourite authors with you with ePukapuka. Grab some ebooks or downloadable audio books, pop the app on your device and you're good to go. We've got CDs as well, if you're a bit more old school.

Take your favourite authors with you with ePukapuka. Grab some ebooks or downloadable audio books, pop the app on your device and you're good to go. We've got CDs as well, if you're a bit more old school.

ePukapuka

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!

Download the App

Smartphone, tablet or Windows 10 PC

Meet Libby, from OverDrive, who makes reading or listening to digital books fast and easy.

Chromebooks, Windows 8 & 10, Kindle Fire HD

Use the OverDrive app if you have a device that is not compatible with the Libby app.

eReaders

If there isn't an app for your device, you can still read ebooks, but you'll need to transfer them from ePukapuka to your device (via your computer).

CDs & Porirua Libraries' ebook and audio book holdings

We also have some audio book sets on CD and as electronic files in a variety of formats. They are listed in our catalogue. You can borrow them for three weeks.

To find them choose "Audiobooks" from the drop-down list to the right of search box in the catalogue. 

Rental fee

Audio Books $2.00 for three weeks