Our Digital Library

Our world class digital library has everything from audiobooks to online learning resources and is available to British Council library members

Learning games

Your children can learn through games and quizzes on Grid Club, with games for children aged 5+. Help them begin their adventure today, with games following the UK education curriculum.

Magazines

The world’s largest newsstand on your device! With publications including The Economist, New Scientist and Vogue. Create an account using your library card and read online or download.

Ebooks and Audiobooks

Audiobooks are a great way to listen to bestselling authors around the world. Download audiobooks and ebooks straight to your device and read or listen anywhere.

Newspapers

The latest newspapers and magazines from across the globe, with publications for fans of current affairs, technology, business and finance and magazines for kids.   

Movies

Watch 8000+ movies on InstantFlix. Anywhere, anytime. Stream award-winning comedies, documentaries, drama, animation, shorts, classic TV and more. 

Theatre

Experience the thrill of live performance brought directly to your home through Digital Theatre. Explore recent British theatre productions captured authentically onscreen.  

Journal Papers

JSTOR is one of the most widely used academic resources around the world. The collection features more than 2,000 academic journals in the Social Sciences, Humanities and more.  

Reference books

Access a wide range of online reference books through Credo. A virtual encyclopedia of knowledge is only a click away! Access this resource with your membership number.

Books

Academic research

ProQuest Central provides access to almost 40 of ProQuest's complete databases, with a variety of content types across over 175 subjects.

Academic Books

Access to thousands of academic e-books covering subjects from the humanities and engineering to law and public policy. 

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Comics and Graphic Novels

Comics Plus brings you unlimited access to over 16,000 digital graphic novels and comics. Titles can be read through the iOS Mobile app for iPad and iPhone.

Training Resources

A video-based how-to training resource, Atomic Training opens up unlimited access to thousands of short videos covering more than 500 of today's most popular software applications.

English Literature

Literature Online is the leading online resource for the study and teaching of literature in English with poetry, prose and drama.

Books

MyiLibrary is an industry-leading e-content aggregation platform for public, academic and professional libraries around the world