Porirua City Digital Library

Free access to Beamafilm, Libby and Borrowbox E-books & audiobooks, Generosity scholarships, LinkedIn learning courses and Pressreader newspapers and magazines.

Free access to Beamafilm, Libby and Borrowbox E-books & audiobooks, Generosity scholarships, LinkedIn learning courses and Pressreader newspapers and magazines.


πŸ‘‰ Beamafilm

πŸ‘‰ Get the guide here πŸ“œ full guide to Beamafilm

The quick 1,2,3 guide to Beamafilm:

  1. Go here: http://porirua.beamafilm.com/
  2. Enter Library Card number
  3. Enter Name, Email, create a Password.

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 option. Then Beamafilm will use your Google or Facebook password)


πŸ‘‰ PressReader

Use your library card and PIN to access over 7,000 newspapers and magazines in more than 60 languages.

πŸ‘‰ Get the APP guide here πŸ“œ How to guide for Pressreader


πŸ‘‰ LinkedIn Learning (formerly Lynda.com)

Choose from thousands of online courses to learn in-demand skills from real-world industry experts. Get started with your library card. Learn more:

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πŸ‘‰ Ebooks & audiobooks from Libby and Borrowbox

Using your Porirua Library card, log in and you can borrow a digital book from Libby or Borrowbox for a period of seven days, 14 days or 21 days – you choose.Β You can borrow up to 10 digital books at once.Β If the item you want is out, you can reserve it and you will be notified when it is available to borrow, easy!Β Browse the ePukapuka catalogue

πŸ‘‰ Get the πŸ“œ Libby APP guide here

πŸ‘‰ Get the πŸ“œ Borrowbox APP guide here


Generosity New Zealand

New users will need to sign up with an email to use givUS which is funding for organisations, or to use givME which is funding for individuals.

πŸ‘‰ Signup link for a first time user

πŸ‘‰ Link for a returning user

πŸ‘‰ Link for a past user, or password reset


πŸ‘‰ Explore our collections, from Digital resources, Children's Library to Maori & Pacifica collections. Heritage collection, Bookclub, FREE LinkedIn Learning, Beamafilm, and much more.