Newspapers around the globe

Posted & filed under Blog, Technology.

Lincolnwood is a very diverse community and many residents have personal or business interests out-of-town, or may enjoy reading in their native language. The Lincolnwood Library provides online access to NewspaperDirect PressDisplay, a great resource for newspapers from other cities, other countries, and in other languages. The service provides unique online access to today’s newspapers from around the world in full-color, full-page format. Read newspapers in the original format with all the ads, articles, comics, and features found in the original print publications. The service also provides a translation feature for some newspapers. Newspapers are usually available on the day they are published and remain available for sixty days.

All you need is your library card number and a smart device or internet enabled computer and you can be reading news from just about anywhere in the world. The service is also available on the computers in the Lincolnwood Library.

The easiest way to use NewspaperDirect PressDisplay is to browse to the newspaper you are interested in and then just look through the paper as you would a printed newspaper.

Where Do I Go to Find It?
From the library website,, click Research, choose NewspaperDirect.

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