You can access the Library PressDisplay service completely free of charge using your library card.

Trinity Mirror newspapers have now been restored to Library Press Display. This includes the Birmingham Mail, Birmingham Post, Sunday Mercury, Solihull News and Coventry Telegraph, for approximately 3 months, as well as local papers for other parts of the country.

National papers now additionally available are the Daily Mirror, Sunday Mirror, and Sunday People.

You can read full colour digital copies of over 6,000 newspapers and magazines from over 100 countries on your computer, smartphone or tablet, wherever you are. If you are not a member, you can join online and get immediate access to the enewspaper service

There are two ways to read:

  1. In your web browser from any location - use the link above
  2. Download to the PressReader app (free from the Google Play store or App Store) from a hotspot - this includes any Solihull library if you use the library’s free wifi. You then have three days use of the app, from anywhere, before you need to visit a hotspot again

UK titles include:

National newspapers - Daily Express, Daily Mail, Daily Telegraph, Guardian, I, Independent (new digital edition) along with their Sunday versions. There are also many regional and local newspapers, including Irish, Scottish and Welsh papers.

Magazines such as Your Family Tree, The Cricket Paper, Angling Times, SFX, Photo Plus, Q, and more, are available. New magazines are added all the time, recent additions include the TES and THES, The Field, The Week Junior, Wallpaper, and TV Times.

There are also hundreds of newspapers and magazines from around the world, amongst them the Washington Post, Wall Street Journal, the Times of India, Asian Age, Le Monde, Rheinische Post and even French Vogue. View the full title list.

Back issues are available for 90 days but current issues are normally available on the day of publication.

View our guide on how to use Library Press Display

View our guide on how to download the PressReader app

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