Downloads

Browse and download from our wide range of free e-Books, eAudiobooks and eMagazines; and find answers with our online reference tools. Hover over each of the logos below to find out more.

BorrowBox

Choose from a vast selection of eBooks and eAudio books from the world’s best authors. Simply click on this link where you will be able to set up your account.
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Libby

Download free eAudio books anytime, anywhere, with no waiting lists. Click on the link or download the Libby app.
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Libby Digital Magazines

Free magazines wherever you are, with your library card. Current issues and back copies of 100s of popular magazines.
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The National Archives

A storehouse of information for anyone interested in family history, local history and military history.
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Historic Photographs

Did you know that you can access over 3,500 photographs? Simply search for a location and limit your search to “Photographs”
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Britannica Online

Britannica Online is the classic encyclopaedia containing 123,000 articles which is constantly updated. To access it all you need is a valid library card.
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Britannica Online Junior

Britannica Online Junior is a special edition of the classic encyclopaedia aimed at 5 – 11 year’ olds. To access it all you need is a valid library card.
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Britannica Online Student

Britannica Online Student is a special edition of the classic encyclopaedia aimed at 12 – 18 year’ olds. To access it all you need is a valid library card.
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Ancestry

Ancestry.com provides access to millions of searchable UK family history records. Important – this is only available for use in the library.
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Find My Past

Discover your family history online. Important - Find My Past is available in Y Llynfi Library only; please ring Y Llynfi on 01656 754859 to book a PC or for more information

Theory Test Pro

Practice your UK driving theory test using a highly realistic online simulation website. Access is completely free and can be accessed at home with your library card number.
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Access to Research

Did you know that you can now access academic articles free through Awen Libraries? All you need is a valid library card. Important – this is only available for use in the library.
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FutureLearn

Free online courses from leading universities and cultural institutions from around the world. These are delivered one step at a time and are accessible on your mobile, tablet and PC so you can fit learning around your life.
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Welsh Libraries

librarywales.org is a mine of information and an excellent free resource for everyone.
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Newsplan Cymru

This site provides information on the work of Newsplan Cymru and access to a database of Welsh newspapers available in libraries either in paper form or microfilm.
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legislation.gov.uk

Full text of all Acts of Parliament from 1988 and much other legislation from before this date.
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