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Coronavirus (COVID-19): change to service

Following advice from the government regarding the Coronavirus (COVID-19) we have started reopening our libraries, see the latest Library service information

See further information about changes to services

As a library member you can check out as many magazine issues as you like and keep them forever.

Read popular titles such as:

  • New Scientist
  • Good Housekeeping
  • The Economist
  • National Geographic
  • Health and Fitness
  • Ideal Home

New issues are often released at the same time as the print edition and are ready for immediate download to your:

  • iPad
  • iPhone
  • iPod Touch
  • Android
  • Kindle Fire HD/HDX

Sign up to access e-magazines

You will need your library card number and an email address to set up your account. Once you've set up your account, you can also download an app to your device to read magazines offline.

Christchurch and Highcliffe library users with a former Dorset County Council library card

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