eBooks & Audiobooks


Public libraries across SA offer a large collection of downloadable eBooks and Audiobooks including classics, new releases, nonfiction and bestsellers for all ages.

Download wirelessly to your compatible eReader, iPad, smart phone, mp3 player, PC and laptop anytime, 24 hours a day.

Simply browse, check out, download and enjoy!

**** PLEASE NOTE: Kindle eReader & some other eReaders are NOT compatible with this service ****
Want to know why Kindle eReader is not compatible? Click here

**** Parents & legal guardians please note: we do not censor, remove or restrict titles that some customers may find offensive, and we do not label materials to indicate their content or coverage.


Visit our OverDrive eBook & Audiobook catalogue at http://sapln.lib.overdrive.com/

eBooks and Audiobooks can also be found in the library catalogue. Click here for more details: eResource Central - Frequently Asked Questions(113 kb)

  • A valid library card (it's quick and easy to join at public libraries across SA)
  • Internet access
  • A compatible eBook reader, mobile device or computer (Note: Kindle eReader is not compatible)


Want an overview of the service? Click the image below to see the video (will open a new page)

OverDrive overview video


Need help with OverDrive?

Most common issues can be resolved using OverDrive’s help section here.

NEW! A special collection just for kids & teens!

OverDrive for Kids image 

Look for the above icon at http://sapln.lib.overdrive.com/ (scroll down if you don't see it immediately) to view our kids and teens eBook & Audiobook collection.

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