Ebooks and Audiobooks


cloudLibrary has been discontinued as of December 30th, 2019.

NVCL has now migrated its eBook and Audiobook service to the BC Libraries Cooperative Library2Go collection with OverDrive and the Libby App. Please click here to access Library2Go, or click here for more information on the migration and help getting set up with Libby & Library2Go.

Libby & Library2Go (OverDrive)

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Library2Go is our downloadable eBook and Audiobook service. Download books to your Apple or Android mobile device, Kobo eReader, or mp3 player and take them to go! Need help getting started? Click the “Tutorial” button above, or check out OverDrive’s help pages.

Access Information:

  • Requires an NVCL card with a barcode that starts in 23287
  • Maximum of five books out at a time and five holds at a time
  • Download the app for your device at OverDrive's Device Help page


RBdigital (ebooks, e-audiobooks, magazines and movies)

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Check out RBdigital for a rich collection of magazines, ebooks, audiobooks and movies. To learn how to use RBdigital, click the tutorial button above, or check out RBdigital's help pages.

 Access Information:

  • Log in with any library card registered with NVCL
  • Requires creating an RBdigital account with your library card and email address.
  • Get the RBdigital app

Safari Books Online

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Thousands of computer, technical and business books from top publishers, including O'Reilly, Sams, Microsoft and more! For more info see Safari Books' support pages here.

Access information:

  • Licensed for City of North Vancouver residents only
  • Log in with any library card registered with NVCL

Free eBook Websites

A listing of links to sources of free online public domain ebooks. These include Project Gutenberg, Hathi Trust and Google Books.

Free Audiobook Websites

A list of links to free public domain audiobooks, including Librivox and Open Culture.

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