Free online reading and reference information

There is a wide variety of free online reading available if you have a Camden library membership.

If you don't have a library membership, you can join today:

Join the library

When you complete the joining form you will receive a temporary membership ID, starting with the prefix CAM. 

During the current public health crisis, you don't need to confirm your membership at a library.  You can use that temporary ID, plus the PIN number which you have created, to login straight away to these on-line services:

Mobile apps are available. Registration may be required. 

RB Digital moving to Overdrive

On Monday 29 March, all the e-books, e-audio, e-magazines and e-comics that we offer through RB Digital will move to Overdrive.  You will be able to access and download them either from the Libby app or via Overdrive.

You can get more information about this change here.

Online reference databases

Camden Library Services subscribes to a number of online reference resources not otherwise available on the free web. You can access these with your Camden libraries membership number.

Online reference resources -  This includes Ancestry, Oxford dictionaries and reference, Who's Who, newspaper archives and more.