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Buckinghamshire Libraries Mobile Library Service Consultation Decision

Following a public consultation which took place between 1 November 2017 and 31 December 2017, a decision has been made to discontinue Buckinghamshire's Mobile Library Service on Friday 1 June 2018.

Therefore the Mobile Library Service last day of operation will be:

Thursday 31 May 2018

Details of the decision and accompanying documents can be found here

More information and how to access alternative services 

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You can listen to audiobooks on your MP3 player, desktop, laptop or mobile device using Borrowbox or Overdrive for free with your Buckinghamshire library card and PIN

A full library member may:

  • borrow up to 5 items at a time
  • borrow audiobooks for up to 21 days
  • listen to an audiobook on your computer or download to your device via the app
  • transfer a title to an MP3 player or to an iPod using iTunes

Your loans automatically expire at the end of the lending period so there are no late fees

If you have forgotten your library card PIN, you can reset your PIN using your email address or ask in a library.

Listen to audiobooks using Borrowbox 

Get audiobooks from Borrowbox

Get the Borrowbox app

Get the BorrowBox app on the Apple App Store Get the BorrowBox app on the Google Play Store Get the BorrowBox app for Kindle Fire 

For help and support contact:

Borrowbox hints and tips


Listen to audiobooks using OverDrive

Get audiobooks from OverDrive 

Get the Libby app

A brand new app is available to download from OverDrive called Libby - get it now to enjoy a better reading experience on your tablet or phone! You can still use the existing OverDrive app if you prefer.

Get Libby app for your phone or tablet!

Windows App Store Google Play Store Apple App Store 

For Windows 10+

Meet Libby - OverDrive's new app for listening to audiobooks

Love listening to audiobooks? There is now a simpler way to check out your favourite books from the comfort of your home.

Note: Any eBooks and audiobooks that you borrow through the OverDrive app (or your library's OverDrive website) will show up in Libby.


If you are not happy using Libby then you may continue to use the OverDrive app which is currently available for iPhone®, iPad®, Android, Chromebook, Windows Phone, Windows 8 & 10, Kindle Fire HD, Windows desktop, Mac desktop

Need some help with eAudiobooks from OverDrive?

Visit the OverDrive Help website for guidance or contact OverDrive Support for more direct help

Contact OverDrive Support - fill in an online form 

OverDrive hints and tips 

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