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Access magazines and newspapers in audio format


Access thousands of magazines and newspapers in audio format, with complementary access to PressReader

As well as access to thousands of books in audio as part of membership to Listening Books, members who access our online service also have complementary access to PressReader, an online magazine and newspaper provider.  

Featuring UK newspaper publications such as The Telegraph and The Guardian, and magazines such as Forbes, Variety and Vogue, members can access 1000s of global publications in their original languages, all available to listen to online.

Categories, among others, include:

-Animals and Pets
-Business and Current Affairs
-Entertainment and TV
-History and Science
-Crafts and Hobbies
-Health and Fitness

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Image of some of the titles you can choose on the PressReader site.

How do I access this service?

For all adults over 18, this service will automatically be added to your account. Simply, Sign-in and from your dashboard, select Newspapers and Magazines from the options on the right of the screen.

For members under 18, schools, and those accounts that are managed by someone else, you can ask to have this service enabled. Simply contact the membership team at or on 020 7407 9417.

If you aren't yet a member of Listening Books, click here to join today, and access all of these amazing titles.

Pale background with an illustration in the middle of a desktop computer, tablet and smartphone with the front cover of Good Food magazine on the screens. Black text above reads listen to newspapers and magazines with your Listening Books membership.