eBooks and eAudiobooks

eBooksYour City of Marion library card gives you access to a huge range of eBook and eAudiobook titles. Our collection includes titles available from OverDrive and ePlatform by Wheelers to give you even more choice. Choose from classics, new releases, nonfiction and bestsellers for all ages.

Items can be loaned out for 21 days (maximum of 10 items at a time) and are returned automatically.

You can place items on hold and if they are unavailable receive an email when they are ready to download.


Browsing our eBook and eAudiobook collection

Browse our collection or search for specific titles through our Marion Library Online Catalogue.

For help with finding eBooks through the online catalogue download eBooks FAQs(109 kb)


Getting Started

You will need:

  • A valid library card and PIN number (date of birth DDMMYYYY format)
  • Internet access

Tablets and eReaders

To download eBooks on your tablet or eReader you will first need to create an Adobe ID. We also recommend you download the Bluefire Reader App from the Apple or Google Play app stores.

If you need assistance setting up Bluefire Reader, click here.

PCs and laptops

If you are using a PC or laptop we recommend using the free Adobe Digital Editions.


For increased functionality and to listen to eAudiobook titles

If you have an iPad, iPhone, Android or Windows device we recommend you download the following 2 free applications:



For help getting started with ePlatform download 3 Steps to Connect(296 kb)

  • Please note: when using this app you will be prompted to select your library via the 'searching for your library' step. Enter South Australian Public Library Network (SAPLN) as your library


Need help?

Overdrive and ePlatform both offer help pages through their sites.

If you need any further assistance please contact the library on 8375 6785 to speak with one of our friendly staff.

Please note: Kindle e-readers are not currently compatible with both Overdrive or Wheelers in Australia due to Amazon licensing issues


Useful Marion Library Service information

Cultural Centre Library
287 Diagonal Road, Oaklands Park SA 5046
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Phone: 8375 6785
Cove Civic Centre 
1 Ragamuffin Drive, Hallett Cove SA 5158
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Phone: 8375 6755
Park Holme Library 
1 Duncan Avenue, Park Holme SA 5043
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Phone: 8375 6745

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