eAudiobooks are the new alternative to books on CD. There is a great variety of content available, including all the latest Australian titles. The service is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Library members need their RLQ library barcode and PIN to get started to create an account. Selections can be made from the platform web address or by searching for titles in the RLQ catalogue. A free APP is available to download for each platform (Android and IOS).
Bolinda digital eAudiobooks
Library members can download up to 4 titles every 14 days on their MP3 device or Windows PC/Mac from Bolinda digital eAudiobooks. The books are very easy to download but if you need some assistance, contact your library branch or view these guides:
QROC - Overdrive
Unabridged eaudiobook titles can be downloaded or streamed from QROC Overdrive. Download up to 10 titles for a period of 21 days. Lending period may vary from title to title. Renew titles and place holds on titles already on loan.
Use the Overdrive APP by selecting Your Library Queensland Regional OverDrive Consortium. Refine your collection to audiobooks to see available titles.
Help on QROC audiobooks
Freegal is a downloadable music service available free to all RLQ library members, with access to Sony Music’s catalogue of artists.
- You have a weekly download limit of three (3).
- Stream 3 hours of music every day (songs only, not music videos). Create your own playlist for easy streaming.
- Keep track of your downloads in the upper right corner of the site.
- Downloads are all in MP3 format with Digital Rights Management (DRM).
- This service will work with any MP3 player, including iPod, and can be loaded into iTunes.
- Be sure to check out the browsing areas, especially Artists A to Z and the genre lists.