Sussex County Library System Expands Digital Newsstand Offerings
Newton, NJ – PressReader, an all-you-can-read digital platform of over 7,500 newspapers and magazines, is available free to all Sussex County Library System (SCLS) cardholders.
Read content instantly or download it for later. View full digital publications (like paging through a magazine) or use the text-view interface to optimize page views for mobile browsing. Sort publications by country of origin, language and category to streamline browsing. Use topic searches to narrow your results. Create a home feed, “subscribe” to your favorite publications and never miss an issue.
To get started go to sussexcountylibrary.org/digital-magazines/#PressReader
and follow the instructions for access through your internet browser, or follow the links to the appropriate app store to use PressReader on your smart device. Users will need the barcode from the back of their SCLS library card, and their pin number to create an account. All Sussex County residents, students, workers and property owners (except Sparta) are eligible for a free library card. Apply in-person or online at sussexcountylibrary.org/get-library-card/.
“PressReader is a news lover’s paradise,” enthused Library Director, Will Porter. “You can browse 100s of daily newspapers from all over the U.S., plus international publications as well. There are popular magazines too, like Rolling Stone, Vogue and Reader’s Digest; and interest-specific titles like Android Advisor and Auto Express. There’s so much to look through,” stated Mr. Porter, “PressReader even has its own YouTube channel with tutorials to help you customize the site.
To learn more about everything the SCLS has to offer, visit any one of its six locations, all fully open to the public, no appointment required, or explore their offerings online at sussexcountylibrary.org. To learn more about PressReader check out their YouTube Channel at youtube.com/pressreader.
Contact: Kathleen Freisinger
Sussex County Library System
973 948-3660 ext. 3401