Digital Library - 24/7

Whatever your age or interest, our library staff can always help you to find something new. A wide range of materials are offered for your reading, watching and listening pleasure, including those in specialist areas.

The following links provide access to digital resources including audio books, ebooks, magazines, documentaries and music:

LibbyE-Audiobooks, e-books and over a 3000 e-magazines, for you to download.  
BorrowBoxDownload E-Books and E-Audiobooks for FREE, Borrowbox also has access to exclusive Australian content
FreegalAccess the full library of Sony Music content and download 5 songs for FREE and keep every week.
Beam-a-filmStream as many independent films and documentaries as you like.
Ebsco E-BooksDownload and read a huge range of Non-fictions books.
Storybox Library

The best place to watch celebrated stories read aloud by your favourite storytellers.

indyreads provides access to a statewide collection of independent Australian and international titles, classic literature and modern award-winning titles in eBook and eAudio format.
NewsBankNewsBank is a comprehensive news collection site. Featuring over 6,500 titles from around Australia including The Age, The Sydney Morning Herald, The Singleton Argus, The Daily Telegraph & The Australian.


The following links provide access to online databases providing information to help guide your reading interests:

Academic SearchFull text of more than 2,100 journals
Ancestry.comAccess the full ancestry site for FREE when on Library Computers or WI-FI
Australia/NZ ReferenceAustralian and international magazines and newspaper articles
Points of ViewA series of essays that present multiple sides of a current issue
Consumer HealthArticles covering areas of health and wellness
Find My PastFully of amazing family history resources and documents from the UK and Europe. Access for Free when using the Library Computers or WI-FI
GreenfileEnvironmental effects of individuals, corporations and Governments
History Reference CentreA range of articles covering ancient and modern history
Hobbies and CraftAll about Hobbies and Crafts
LISTALibrary and information management resource
MasterFileOver 2,100 general reference publications
NovelistFind reviews and suggestions for authors, series and books
Science ReferenceScience oriented content
State Library of NSW eResourcesYour Singleton Library card gives you access to the State Library of NSW online resources, including local and international newspapers, full-text journals, magazines, online databases, eBooks and eAudiobooks.


We encourage the community to make suggestions for the stock in our collection, if there is something you would like that we don’t have please suggest it here 


The Resource Development Plan serves as a guide for the selection and retention of materials for the library’s collection. We acknowledge the important role of the community in resource development by inviting suggestions for purchase, monitoring requests and evaluating the collections on an ongoing basis.