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PressReader: eNewspapers and eMagazines

Get free, same-day access to thousands of newspapers and magazines worldwide, including UK national daily and weekend titles through PressReader.

Read online anywhere 24/7 on computers, tablets and all other mobile devices.

How to sign in to the eNewspaper and eMagazine service

There are 3 ways to sign in to use this service.

Sign in through the PressReader app

Steps for using the PressReader app:

  • download the PressReader app
  • select 'sign in'
  • choose the symbol (for library and group option), which is next to the symbols for Facebook, Twitter and Google Plus
  • search for Northamptonshire Libraries in the search box
  • enter your library card number (with a D before the number) and 4 digit PIN number
  • if you do not know or have forgotten your PIN please request a new PIN and it will be emailed to you

To keep free access, sign-out and sign in again every 30 days.

Sign in through a browser

Steps when using a browser:

  • to sign in go to PressReader
  • select 'sign in'
  • choose the symbol (for library and group option), which is next to the symbols for Facebook, Twitter and Google Plus
  • search for Northamptonshire Libraries in the search box
  • enter your library card number (with a D before the number) and 4 digit PIN number
  • if you do not know or have forgotten your PIN please request a new PIN and it will be emailed to you

To keep free access, sign out and sign in again every 30 days.

Sign in through the Libby app

Customers who have already downloaded the Libby app to read eBooks and eAudiobooks can also read, on this platform, eNewspapers and eMagazines provided by PressReader.

Go to the homepage of the Libby app and scroll down to extras, where you will be able to access the PressReader service.

To keep free access you will need to sign-in and sign-out again every 30 days.

eNewspapers and eMagazines technical support

For help with technical matters email [email protected].

NewsBank

NewsBank provides an archive of the full text of articles from a wide range of UK national, regional local papers as well as international news sources including print and online-only newspapers, blogs, newswires, journals, broadcast transcripts and videos.

Coverage includes over 300 UK news sources and over 1,800 US news sources. NewsBank is available in all libraries and home access.

Last updated 27 February 2023