PressReader: A News and Entertainment Platform
January 17, 2017
Did you know that Western Libraries subscribes to PressReader?
PressReader is an easy-to-use platform for accessing recent issues of your favourite newspapers and popular magazines. The app is free, and with a current Western ID, so is all the content! With only a few clicks students, faculty and staff have access to the current issues of thousands of publications from around the world.
Use PressReader to access full-page content, in full-colour, just as it would appear in print format!
Listed below are some of the powerful features of PressReader.
* Download content to read offline.
* Optimize articles, making them easier to read and enable special features, such as the ability to change the font, translate the language of the article, or listen to the article.
* Engage in a community discussion about articles of interest by commenting or directly sharing on social media platforms.
Download the app, sign-in with your Western ID and start browsing. It’s that easy! PressReader will keep you connected to Western Libraries subscription for 7 days so you won’t have to sign in each time you use it.
To learn more, visit the PressReader website.
To get started using PressReader, visit the library’s catalogue.