Access free books, films and music online

Despite public libraries being closed, those operating in Croydon, Sutton and Bromley are able to provide extensive online catalogues for residents to enjoy during lockdown.

Croydon library

Residents can still use their Croydon library card to get access to a huge range of books, magazines and films online. More than 40,000 eBooks and audio books are available across a number of platforms and thousands of up-to-date newspapers can also be read online, in over 100 languages. Music videos and hundreds of films can also be streamed for free. You can access these resources by visiting: https://www.croydon.gov.uk/leisure/libraries

Croydon library cards also offer access to a variety of online courses including languages, as well as children stories, quizzes and games. Library card holders can get all of this through the MyLibraryApp, which can be downloaded for free from the App Store and Google Play. Anyone without a library card can apply online here and will receive instant access to the services.

Sutton and Bromley Library

Libraries in Sutton and Bromley continue to provide access to a wide range of eBooks, audio books, newspapers and magazines.

For Sutton library, visit: https://www.sutton.gov.uk/info/200168/libraries_museums_archives_and_arts For Bromley library, visit: https://www.bromley.gov.uk/info/200062/libraries