As the year draws to a close let’s take a look at which of our online services you used the most during 2015. Here’s the top ten:
No surprise that this is our most popular resource. Free online subscriptions to over 100 magazines including New Scientist, Hello and Amateur Photographer. What’s not to like?
eBook and audiobook downloads continue to increase at a phenomenal rate (up a whopping 56% from 2014!) helped in part by the addition of some blockbuster titles for you to download – need we say it – free.
3. Capital Collections
Showcasing the image collections of Edinburgh Libraries, museums and galleries, the fantastic online gallery draws visitors from all over the globe.
4. Your Edinburgh
The best place to find out what’s on in your area.
5. Edinburgh Collected NEW!
A brand new space for you to share, explore and discuss your memories of Edinburgh. Don’t miss out – get involved!
6. Our Town Stories
The history of Edinburgh in words, pictures and maps featuring the ever popular then and now photographs.
Reflecting the increasing popularity of audiobooks, downloads from OneClickDigital have almost doubled in the last 12 months!
8. Edinburgh 4 Community
If you’re looking for funding, as many of you are, this is the best place to start.
9. Theory Test Pro
Essential for learner drivers, this theory test simulator also gives more experienced motorists an opportunity to put their knowledge of the rules of the road to the test.
10. Library Press Display NEW!
Another new entry, Library Press Display is a window onto the world’s press, offering library members the chance to catch up on the daily papers without leaving the house.
That’s our top ten, but your library card gives you access to many, many other online resources besides. Visit Your Library to see the complete list.
(Top ten based on average monthly use during 2015.)