Ebooks and eaudiobooks on health and wellbeing

The National Health Library and Knowledge Service has launched a ‘Healthy Ireland at Your HSE Library’ collection. This includes access to a large collection of ebooks and eaudiobooks on health and wellbeing.

The collection can be accessed via Borrowbox. Borrowbox is an app that allows you to download and enjoy ebooks and eaudiobooks on your phone or tablet.


Borrowbox is accessible to all HSE staff with an Health Library Ireland account.

If you do not have an account you will first need to sign up here.

Contact the helpdesk if you have problems accessing your account (include ‘Borrowbox access’ in subject title).

To access Borrowbox follow these steps:

  • Download the Borrowbox app, it is available in the app store (iPhone / iPad and Apple devices), Google Play Store (Android devices) and Amazon (Kindle Fire)
  • Type HSE or Health Library Ireland into the ‘Library’ field and select Health Library Ireland @ HSE
  • Sign in with your Library account

The HSE BorrowBox collection is available at https://hse.borrowbox.com/ or through the library catalogue.

BorrowBox Title Spotlight

Now available in HSE Library BorrowBox Collection ‘On Pandemics
Deadly Diseases From Bubonic Plague to Coronavirus ‘.

Access the audio and ebook on your HSE Library BorrowBox account.