PressReader is an online newsstand with thousands
of the world's most popular newspapers. All you need is an active
library membership and your library card number to be granted access
to 7000+ publications from 120+ countries in 60+ languages.
How to use PressReader for online newspapers
You can access PressReader at pressreader.com
or by downloading the PressReader app for apple or android devices.
You will need to log in with your library number, here's how:
- Press ‘sign in’
- Select the ‘Library and groups’ option
- A list of libraries will then open from which you can choose Clare
County Library. Simply start typing your county or local authority
areas and you should find it easily. Look out for the Libraries Ireland
- You will then be asked to enter your library card number.
That’s it – you’re now logged in and ready to read!
Your login grants you 30 days access initially.
When this 30 days has expired a new period can be started simply by
logging out and back in using the same method.
For any support queries, please email
We provide access for members to third-party online e-resources such
as online newspapers in conjunction with the LGMA. These third parties
are data controllers in their own right. Clare County Library do not
share your personal data with these third parties. We do allow them
to check certain information items against the LMS system in order
to confirm their validity. Members join each of these services separately
to their library membership and give explicit consent to the third
parties for the processing. You should refer to their privacy statements
for information about what they do with your data and what rights
are available to you. You can access each of these privacy statements
when you create your account.