The Pickaway County Library is offering your favorite digital magazines using Flipster from EBSCO Information Services.
Flipster makes the library’s most popular magazines available digitally for patrons, via the library’s website. Digital magazine issues can be downloaded to a phone, tablet or computer with no wait time.
The library has both digital and hardcopy versions of magazines such as People, Good Housekeeping, Reader’s Digest, Ohio Magazine and more so patrons have the option of accessing the content at the library or remotely. Magazines can be downloaded to Android phones and tablets, Apple phones and tablets, and Kindle Fire tablets for offline reading anytime, anywhere.
Flipster offers an easy, browse-able reading experience. Users can browse magazines by category, such as entertainment, fitness, food, home and garden, news, science and travel. Users can also perform searches for specific periodicals. An online newsstand provides a carousel of the most recent issues, as well as a carousel of all issues allowing for quick access to magazines.
Each magazine’s table of contents contains links for quick access to articles of interest and hotlinks within magazines are hyperlinked, opening in separate tabs when clicked. In addition, there is an option to zoom in and out for better readability.