Online Library Services


We are delighted to provide an exciting FREE Online Library Service which provides access to:


eBooks & eAudiobooks


Online Language Courses 

Online Newspapers and eMagazines

Online Learning Courses


You can register and start using these services on your laptop or PC now. Also you can download the apps, available from Google Play or the Apple App Store, to enjoy these services on your tablet or smart phone.

What do I need?

To access our fantastic online resources you will need

  • To be a registered member of Cavan Library Service (See Join the Library).

  • Your Library Account Number (14 Digit Number on the back of your Library Card)

  • You Library Account 4 digit PIN (If you do not know your PIN contact your local library)      

  • Your email address.                                                                                                                                                                                                            



eBooks & eAudiobooks

BorrowBox offers FREE eBooks and eAudiobooks to all library users.  The growing number of titles can be enjoyed online now.

NOTE: Due to recent changes to our computer system your PIN for accessing your BorrowBox account is no longer your surname.  It is now your 4 digit library membership PIN.  If you have forgotten your PIN just ask a member of staff for help.

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Help with using BorrowBox>>

Who can I contact to get help?

You can contact BorrowBox support by sending an email to support@bolindadigital.com.


Digital Magazines

Access Libby here


Download and browse eMagazines for free with your library membership. - there are over 100 top titles available!


Just download the Libby App from the App Store or Google Play store to your mobile device - have your library card and PIN to hand to sign in!

Alternatively open go to www.libbyapp.com to access library via your web browser




Online Learning Courses

Enjoy FREE access to over 500 online courses with Universal Class, including Computers, Business, Financial Managment, Office Skills, Health and wellness, Crafts and much more!  Study at your own pace and at a time that suits you.

Access Universal Class>>

Help with using Universal Class>>


Online Newspapers

We are delighted to announce our new Online Newspaper Service from PressReader

Read your favourite national and international digital newspapers such as The Irish Independent, Sunday Independent, The Guardian and many more.

Access PressReader

Help with using PressReader


Transparent Language Online 


Transparent Language Online provides a fun, effective, and engaging experience for learners of all levels looking to build their listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills in a foreign language. Combining extensive courses and supplemental resources for 100+ languages, including English, Transparent Language Online is the most complete language-learning system.

NOTICE: Changes to Access

From 1.30 pm on Tuesday, May 18th access to Transparent Language Online will be moving to direct Transparent Language Online access and will no longer be available through RBdigital but will be available directly through the link below.

If you have an existing Transparent Language Online account you should use the same email address that you used to access RBdigital, but you will need to do a “password reset” in Transparent Language Online to access your account.

Transparent Language Online Banner with Speech Bubbles with Hello in Different Languages

Getting Started
To use this resource you will need to create an account. Follow the steps below to get started.
Click on Sign Up to create an account.
You will need your library card number to complete your registration. 
Go Mobile

Once you have created an account you can then download the mobile app from the App Store, from Google Play and from the Amazon store and learn on the go.  You will need an internet connection to use the app.

You can log in to the app using the username and password that you used when creating your account.



For an overview of Transparent Language Online see the video tutorial below

You can also download the How to Guide below.

If you need more help please contact library@cavancoco.ie

Transparent Language Online How-To-Guide - Handout