Read newspapers and magazines online

PressReader newspapers and magazines

Enjoy the convenience of accessing all your favourite publications in one place, along with the opportunity to discover new content from around the world. Read newspapers and magazines online including today’s Guardian, Telegraph and Daily Mail, Vogue, Empire, Focus, Gardener’s World, Closer and thousands of others.

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There are many ways of accessing this service, in the library with our Wi-Fi, on our library PC’s, on your smartphone or tablet with either your browser or the PressReader App, at home or in fact anywhere!

  • Library members can use PressReader to access over 7000 UK and international digital newspapers and magazines for FREE.
  • Includes instant translation in up to 18 different languages for most articles and some full publications and audio narration function can be used to listen to many magazine and newspaper articles. Up to 3 months of back issues are also available for most titles.
  • Download titles from any location using the PressReader app or read titles on the PressReader website.
  • Once logged in you have three days full FREE usage of the service, after three days simply log in again with your library membership card number.

PressReader newspapers and magazines 

How to access PressReader newspapers and magazines?

  • Select PressReader newspapers and magazines
  • Simply click sign in on the PressReader website or in the PressReader app (which can be obtained free from your App Store), select the yellow library card icon, enter Cornwall in the search box to select your Library Authority, and enter your library card number.

          

A pop up confirms you can now read newspapers online or download to read offline free of charge for 3 days on your device.

At the end of the 3 days, simply sign out and sign back in again with your library card number to reactivate your complimentary access for another 3 days. Reactivate as many times as you wish!

How to find UK newspapers and magazines?

  • From the Library PressReader home page
  • Select 'publications by country' then click on 'UK', to find a newspaper or magazine, browse the A-Z catalogue or sort the publications by popularity, title or most current.

PressReader user guides

Newsbank newspaper article archives uses one of the richest collections of primary source material in the world. Contains full text articles from a range of international, national and local newspapers

Newsbank newspaper archives

How to access our newspapers archive

Use the Newsbank newspaper archives link above and login using your Cornwall library card number (enter your library card number without spaces)

How to search newspaper articles

  • Select 'search newspaper archive' 
  • Browse by region or newspaper publication

What newspapers are included in our subscription?

Browse by region or publication

  • Daily Mirror, The / The Sunday Mirror 01/07/1992-Current
  • Daily Telegraph, The/The Sunday Telegraph 01/10/2000-Current
  • Financial Times 02/01/1982-Current
  • Guardian, The 01/01/1998-Current
  • Independent, The/The Independent on Sunday 01/08/1992-Current
  • News of the World 07/01/1996-10/07/2011
  • Observer, The 01/01/1998-Current
  • Sun, The 01/01/1996-Current
  • Sunday Times, The 01/07/1985-Current
  • Times, The 01/07/185 -current
  • Falmouth Packet 25/07/2007-Current
  • Western Morning News 01/06/1999-Current
  • ... plus more

The complete digital edition of The Times (London) from 1785 to 1985. Every page of every issue includes headlines, articles, images, editorial, birth and death notices and classifieds. Search or browse through each issue.

The Times (1785-1985) newspaper archive

Cornwall Libraries has subscribed to The British Newspaper Archive (in Library use only). While you are within your local library you will have unlimited access to the millions of scanned pages of newspapers that the British Newspaper Archive site. You must register and login to British Newspaper Archive to view the archive site.

The British Newspaper Archive is a partnership between the British Library and findmypast to digitise up to 40 million newspaper pages from the British Library's vast collection over the next 10 years.

You can search for:

  • News Articles
  • Family Notices
  • Letters
  • Obituaries
  • Advertisements

Find out more on the British Newspaper Archive information sheet

British Newspaper Archive

How to access the British Newspaper Archive

To be able to access the british newspaper archive website you will need to register your contact details otherwise you will be re-directed to the payment page when trying to view an image.

To do this please select the link above and then at the top of the main page, click on the "Register" link.  Once on the registration page please enter your contact details, create a password and then select "Get Started".  Once your account has been created our subscription will give you access to the entire archive.

Library members can also read a variety of magazines online using Zinio.

Read Zinio eMagazines online