Our eLibrary service is the gateway to a world of print and electronic resources for education, information and recreation.

Central Coast Library Service provides quality services and programs for adults, young adults and children.

eBooks and eAudiobooks

Borrow up to 10 titles for 21 days on an OverDrive compatible device (Android, Kindle Fire and iOS devices). You can also download the OverDrive app, or use Adobe Digital Editions for your PC or Mac.

Browse and borrow eBooks and eAudiobooks from your local library at any time. Borrow a combination of 10 eBooks and eAudiobooks from Borrowbox.

eBook Public Library Collection
The State Library of NSW provides access to these eBooks. You will need your Library card number to log in. Select eBook Public Library Collection (at the bottom of the list).

Project Gutenberg
Access over 57,000 free eBooks. Choose from free ePub and free Kindle books, download or read them online, with focus on older works for which copyright has expired. No fee or registration required.


Library members can download up to 5 free songs, or 3 songs and 1 video, or 2 videos and 1 song, per week from the Song Music catalogue via Freegal. In addition to your download allowance, you can also stream up to 6 hours of music per day from the Freegal collection. Choose from thousands of artists and hundreds of thousands of songs, all free and legally yours to keep. These files do not expire. They are free of DRM and can be transferred to iPods and MP3 players or burnt to CD


The RBdigital app delivers your favourite magazine titles right to your smartphone or tablet. Download now to read and enjoy!


This online film streaming service lets you stream your favourite documentaries, true stories and indie features at home. Best of all, it’s free! Simply log in with your library card number.

Watch movies anytime, anywhere, and on any internet connected device, such as phones, tablets, Macs/PCs, and on television via Chromecast, AppleTV or HDMI.

Please note: Customers are responsible for managing their personal data usage.

Online Word Puzzles

Clue Detective
Do crosswords, codewords, Sudoku, trivia quizzes and word searches on your computer or mobile device or print them out to complete. Hint: you will need to use the following:

Username: CentralCoastNSWLibraries

Password: puzzles4centralcoast

Click on 'members only' puzzles and start solving the clues.

Online fun for kids

Coding, eBooks and maths help.

Story Box Library
A new online storytime resource showcasing the best Australian children's stories.

Rainforest Coding
The fantastic new interactive adventure 'Return to Crystal Rainforest' will introduce the programming language 'Scratch' to children from 5 years old.

10 Monkeys
A new math learning tool to help 6-10 year olds learn basic mathematical skills in a fun game-like environment.

Average: 2 (17 votes)


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Research Databases

A wide range of online resources are available to all Central Coast Library members. Many are available from home, and you can use your library card number to log in.
Last updated : Thu 22 Nov 2018