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Welcome to PressReader, the world’s largest online newspaper kiosk, where you can browse and read thousands of full content premium newspapers and magazines for FREE.

Login using your library card

Visit www.pressreader.com or open the app and click ‘Sign In’.

  1. Select the Orange ‘Library card’ sign in button
  2. Search for ‘High Life Highland’ from the list of libraries
  3. Enter your library barcode number and PIN.
  4. Click ‘Sign In’.

Please note: After 3 days login access you are required to ‘Sign out‘ then then sign back in again using your library card. Go to your account name and scroll to ‘Sign out’.

PressReader App
Download the latest PressReader App to read on your mobile or tablet. You can now log into the PressReader app with your library barcode and PIN as above.

Export to eReader
Export your newspaper or magazine to your traditional eReader using the ‘Export to eReader’. This supports a number of file types and devices such as Kindle classic (mobi) Nook and Kobo (Epub).

Library W–Fi hotspot access
You’ll automatically gain login access to PressReader when using Highland libraries Wi-Fi or on any Library public access PC. Click here to view a map of  available hotspots in the Highland area.

Please contact us at [email protected] for a note of your PIN or use the Forgot Your PIN? on the library catalogue. Click here to find out more about Library Card Sign In.

More Online Newspapers 

International Newsstand – ProQuest International Newsstand provides information from the world’s top news resources. Each newspaper is indexed thoroughly, so researchers have access to detailed information on sports, business, and the arts around the world. Citations and abstracts are available for all articles.


Newspaper Indexes and Microfilm

Browse our collection of Newspapers and Microfilm and search the Newspaper Indexes for local historical articles from the archives.

Local Newspaper Websites

The Inverness Courier | Highland News | John O’Groat Journal

Lochaber News | Northern Times | The Press and Journal | West Highland Free Press