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PressReader

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If you are IN THE LIBRARY: 

Mac or PC:

Go directly to http://www.pressreader.com and start browsing publications by country, category, language or publication types. 

Mobile Device (Windows, Apple, Android):

  1. 1. Install the free PressReader app from the Apple App Store, Google Play Store or Windows App Store
  2. 2. Open the App and tap the green "Select Publication" box
  3. 3. Tap on a country on the left side of the screen, or tap on "Categories," "Languages," or "Publication Types" in the bottom left corner to change the browse options
  4. 4. Tap on publication cover and to download publication, access back issues, and set your account to automatically deliver each new issue
  5. 5. Enjoy unlimited access to PressReader publications for 48 hours from anywhere
  6. 6. Bring your device back to the library and connect to the Wi-Fi to start another 48 hour access period (or see the directions below to access PressReader from the mobile app from home/on the go).

If you are AT HOME or ON THE GO: 

Mac or PC:

  1. 1. Access our catalogue by going to:  http://my.lclibrary.ca
  2. 2. Click on 'Sign in' in the top right-hand corner
  3. 3. Log in with your Library Card and PIN number
  4. 4. In the bottom left-hand corner click on the PressReader logo
  5. 5. Click "Select Publication" in the welcome box
  6. 6. Click on a country on the left side of the screen, or tap on "Categories," "Languages," or "Publication Types" in the bottom left corner to change the browse options
  7. 7. Click on publication cover and to open publication and use calendar on the left side of the screen to access back issues
  8. 8. Enjoy PressReader for 48 hours (return to step 1 when the 48 hours is up to be given another 48 hours).

 

Mobile Device (Windows, Apple, Android):

Install the free PressReader app from the Apple App Store, Google Play Store or Windows App Store.


Choose One of the Following Options:

Hotspot Access:

Visit a library and connect to the Wi-Fi and open the App, you will be given 48 hours of unlimited access from anywhere.

 'Mobile' Hotspot Access (does not require a library visit but has more steps and needs a web browser):

  1. 1. Follow steps 1 to 4 from the 'AT HOME or ON THE GO' for a Mac or PC
  2. 2. Click Sign In in the top right corner
  3. 3. Click "New User? Sign up now" underneath the sign in form to create a PressReader account
  4. 3. Switch back to your mobile device and open the PressReader App and click on mobile icon and sign into your PressReader Account.
  5. 4. Enjoy 48 hours of access and return to step 1 when the 48 hours is up.