Press Reader

PressReader provides full content digital replicas of more than 2,500 newspapers and magazines from 100 countries in 60 languages.

NOTE: From 1 November 2019 publications from Stuff Ltd. will only be available for viewing inside Selwyn Libraries buildings. This includes popular titles like The Press, Sunday Star Times, Dominion Post and NZ Gardener.

PressReaderUse PressReader now

  • Log in with your library card number and PIN / password in a library hotspot*


  • An App is available for iOS, Android, and Windows mobile devices
  • Content is always up to date and is often available before print
  • Keyword searching, foreign language translation, text-to-voice, article sharing as well as active links within most publications

Help and more information

If you are having difficulties please contact us.

Using the Apps

Once you have installed the app on your device you are ready to start downloading publications.

*You must be in a library and on our Wi-Fi to access the PressReader hotspot and download content. When you launch the app inside the library you will access a Selwyn Libraries' hotspot.

You can then search and find publications you wish to read. Once you have accessed a PressReader hotspot your access will remain for a couple of days.