Welcome to the Digital Library

Welcome to the Digital Library

Experience a world without boundaries — no matter where you are in Pakistan!

What's in the Digital Library?

Our Digital Library is a one-stop solution for all your learning and entertainment needs! Read or listen to best-selling novels, stream theatre productions, go through academic journals or listen to music on the go or from the comfort of your home, with unlimited online access, from anywhere in Pakistan.

Scroll down to view all our digital resources or click the button to sign up!

Sign up for Digital Membership Step-by-step guide to signing up

The Digital Library App by MyLOFT

Get seamless access to the Digital Library with our custom web and mobile app, powered by MyLOFT. Explore all our digital resources in your browser with a single log-in or download the MyLOFT mobile app for instant access to the Digital Library wherever you are.

Once you’ve signed up, view our step-by-step guide to get started on MyLOFT for all your content needs.

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Entertainment Resources

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eBooks and Audiobooks
A curated selection of best-selling and award-winning downloadable fiction and non-fiction e-books and audio books.

Browse eBooks and Audiobooks
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Full digital versions of popular international publications covering all areas of interest including technology, business, politics, fashion and more!

Browse Magazines
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A collection of over 2000 of the best digital comics and graphic novels from major publishers for all ages. Never miss an issue!

Browse Comics
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The world’s largest collection of full-length concerts and music documentaries streamed on-demand to just about any digital device.

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The British Council’s Selector Radio brings you the best new music from the UK and features interviews and exclusive live sessions from some of the most exciting British artists on the scene.

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All-you-can-read digital newsstand with thousands of the world’s most popular newspapers and magazines.

Browse Newspapers

Learning Resources

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LearnEnglish Kids
The British Council’s collection of fun and engaging games, songs, stories and activities for children learning English as a second or foreign language.

Explore LearnEnglish Kids
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Digital Theatre
Hundreds of high-quality theatre productions with unique backstage insights, practitioner interviews and written analysis.

Browse Theatre Productions
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Software Training

Online training courses and thousands of video tutorials covering the most popular software applications for PCs and Macs. Learn from scratch with certified courses or pick and choose specific skills to refresh.

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Research Databases
The world’s leading research databases, from JStor and EBSCOhost, covering a wide variety of multi-disciplinary journals, magazines and more. Featuring full text and searchable cited references in the areas of STEM, medicine, business, pure and social sciences, and the liberal arts.

Search JStor
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Academic eBooks
Thousands of academic e-books covering subjects from the humanities and engineering, to medicine and health, to law and public policy. Borrow and consult offline at your own convenience!

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IELTS Preparation

The British Council’s comprehensive, 100% online preparation platform for the IELTS General and Academic Modules – with over 300 interactive activities, 17 videos giving advice and tutorials and 36 practice tests.