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PressReader - Thousands of magazines and newspapers at your fingertips

Access PressReader in the Governor Marie Bashir Reading Room - no bookings required.
screenshot of 'Press Reader', an online newspaper reader

Get unlimited access to thousands of magazines and newspapers with PressReader.

Home to 6,000+ newspapers and magazines from over 100 countries in more than 60 languages, PressReader is a trusted source for local and international news from top publications.


You can search through all 6,000+ titles by keyword, country, language, author, or date, in on topics like such as Business, Finance, Science, History, Technology, Religion, and more.

Other features include:

  • Page View (like the printed version), or Text View (for easy online reading)
  • Back issues available, up to 60 days old
  • Free sign up to enable saving publications, sharing and commenting on articles.


PressReader hardware installed


Access PressReader in the Library either using the dedicated touch-enabled 28-inch Surface Studio PC and Apple iPad Pro located in the inner area of the Governor Marie Bashir Reading Room on LG1 - no bookings are required.


Use PressReader from your own device after connecting to the State Library of NSW wi-fi.

If you’ve used the new PressReader systems in the Library, please take a minute to tell us what you think, on the nearby feedback iPad.