Newspapers and magazines

Access newspapers and magazines online for free with your library membership


Library PressDisplay gives you access to complete digital editions of newspapers and popular magazines from the UK and around the world. You can download publications to your iPhone or Android device when you're in one of our libraries.

The Times Digital Archive gives access to over 200 years of The Times, covering all major international historical events from the French Revolution to the Falklands War. Search the full text of the entire newspaper, including articles, editorials, advertising, and images.


Zinio offers free digital magazines for computers, smartphones and tablets. You can stream remotely or download using the Zinio app when in one of our libraries. You create an account the first time you use Zinio and then after that you just log-in to access a range of magazines. These include amongst others:

  • BBC Good Food Magazine
  • BBC History Magazine
  • BBC Music
  • Gardeners' World
  • HELLO! magazine
  • Total Film
  • Computer Shopper

We also have a selection of hard copy newspapers and magazines in all of our libraries.

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