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Reading for Pleasure: Public Library

Join Manchester Public Libraries

 
Manchester Libraries (or MPL) are run by Manchester City Council and comprise of 23 branches across the city, including
North City Library which is located at our Harpurhey Campus.
 
It's FREE to join, just pop into one of the branches to activate your membership.
 
 

Borrowbox ebooks and audio books

You can read  a  variety of Manchester Public Library ebooks through the BorrowBox service. Simply download the Borrowbox app from your app store and start borrowing! You will need to join Manchester Public Libraries in order to use BorrowBox.

RB Digital Magazines

Read full digital copies of your favourite magazines for free from your computer, smartphone or tablet. Over 95 magazines are currently available covering everything from food to computers, and music to art.

Titles include:

  • Computer Active
  • Men's Health
  • Mother and Baby
  • New Scientist
  • Total Guitar
  • Vogue