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Information and links to TumbleBooks eBooks, eAudiobooks and educational resources service.
Updated: 10/11/2020 10:36 a.m.

Free access to eBooks and educational resources for children 

TumbleBooks digital media are easy to use and feature unlimited access from home!

You can read as many books as you want, when you want, on any device.

There are no check-outs, holds, or bulky downloads. Books are available instantly.

And you don't have to be library member to access TumbleBooks.

TumbleBook Library for Kids

A digital library of eBooks, animated talking picture books, read-along chapter books, National Geographic videos, non-fiction books, playlists and graphic novels for children.

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TumbleBook Library for Kids 

TumbleBooks app

Access TumbleBooks Library on your Apple or Andriod devices with the app. All you need is a device with an internet connection and be a member of Whangarei District Libraries.

It's simple to install and easy to use.

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To set up the app

  • After you have downloaded the app, tap the icon then the Library button.
  • You will be asked to select your country: New Zealand.
  • Next select the library: Whangarei District Libraries
  • Enter your library card number and tap Log in.

You will not be required to log in every time you open the app after this initial set up.

Tap the i icon on the bottom right-hand corner of the screen to open a user guide. 









Watch a video on how to use the TumbleBooks app

Need more help

eReader tutorials at the Library

We offer free tutorials for library members who need help learning how to download and open eBooks, eMagazines and eAudiobooks onto their mobile devices.

Contact us to make an appointment for a lesson:



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