Digital and information services in libraries

BorrowBox

As a library member you can access thousands of downloadable Audiobooks and Ebooks free of charge through Borrowbox (external website) — simply log in using your library card and PIN.

RB Digital

RBdigital Magazines (external website), the world's largest newsstand, offers you full-colour digital magazines and comics for anytime, anywhere reading on desktops, mobile devices, and apps. Your library's collection of popular digital magazines includes both new and backlist titles with no holds, no checkout periods, and no limits.

PressReader

Free access to newspapers and magazines, from 120 countries around the world, 24/7. The publications are available in full text, on the day of publication and look just like the printed edition. They can be viewed online through a web browser, or via the Press Reader app on a smart phone or tablet.

  1. Install the PressReader iOS or Android app on your smartphone or visit www.pressreader.com (external website)
  2. Sign-in, select ‘Libraries and Groups’ and search for Denbighshire Libraries
  3. Enter your library card number
  4. Set up your account by entering your email address and password

Ancestry

You can use Ancestry (external website) free at your local library. It allows you to quickly and easily build your family tree and research your family history.

Theory Test Pro

Theory Test Pro is a highly realistic online simulation of the UK's driving theory test. It contains the official practice test question bank, hazard perception video clips and an online version of the Highway Code.You can use Theory Test Pro free of charge as a library member.

Sign up for Theory Test Pro (external website)

Access To Research

Access to Research (external website) gives free, walk-in access at your local library to over 15 million academic articles. Students and independent researchers can now access many of the world’s best academic papers from leading publishers who have made their journal content available for free.

Help to get online

Our staff are available to help you access the digital world through your local library. We can help you with accessing council and other services online so that making enquiries and payments, or finding information is more simple.If you are looking for a more formal learning opportunity, we offer a number of basic computer skills courses hosted by Coleg Llandrillo.

Computer and internet access

As a Denbighshire library member, you have free access to a computer and the internet including Wi-Fi. Access is free of charge and only requires your library card number and PIN.

If you are under the age of 11, you will need to be accompanied by an adult. If you are aged between 11 and 14 you will need permission from a parent or carer. The staff at the library will be able to give you a form for your parent or carer to sign.

You can book a computer up to one week in advance - just call your local library to do so.

Library software

You can access a wide range of software on library computers, including:

  • Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Powerpoint, Publisher, Excel)
  • Adobe PDF Reader
  • Boardmaker
  • Cysill and Cysgeir

Printing, scanning and photocopying

You can print, scan and photocopy at every library. There is a small charge for the prints and copies you make.