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Changes to Flipster

Flipster Web Feature

Beginning January 2, 2019, only certain SCLS libraries will continue subscribing to Flipster.

But don't worry, Madison Public Library is one of them!

In order to access your favorite magazines, you'll need to log in with Madison Public Library's user ID and password.

Contact your nearest Madison library and ask for credentials!

About Flipster

Access 40 popular magazines using Flipster from EBSCO Information Services. Flipster offers current issues of online magazines with the ability to browse high quality digital versions of popular magazines or search for topics of interest. Flipster also offers back issues from April or May of 2014 to date. 

In addition to print copies, Madison Public Library has Flipster copies of magazines like Entertainment WeeklyRolling StoneSports Illustratedand more so patrons have the option of accessing the content at the library or remotely. Magazines can be downloaded to iPads, iPad Minis, iPhones and Android-based platforms via a native app for offline reading anytime, anywhere.

Flipster is easy to use and navigate, and allows users to zoom in and out for better readability. Get the app to read magazines offline.

Titles available from Flipster:

  • Atlantic
  • Backpacker
  • Better Homes & Gardens
  • Birds & Blooms
  • Bon Appetit
  • Cooking Light
  • Cosmopolitan
  • Country Living
  • Entertainment Weekly
  • Essence
  • Family Handyman
  • Food Network Magazine
  • Good Housekeeping
  • GQ
  • Harper's Bazaar
  • HGTV Magazine
  • J14
  • Kiplinger's Personal Finance
  • Men's Health
  • Money
  • National Geographic Kids
  • New Yorker
  • Newsweek Global
  • O, The Oprah Magazine
  • This Old House
  • People
  • Popular Mechanics
  • Popular Science
  • Prevention
  • Reader's Digest
  • Real Simple
  • Rolling Stone
  • Sports Illustrated
  • Sports Illustrated Kids
  • Time
  • US Weekly
  • Wired
  • Woman's Day
  • Women's Health
  • Yoga Journal


This resource is available remotely to users with a subscribing library as their home library and in-library at all subscribing libraries. Beginning January 2, 2019, you will need to login with your library's user ID and password. Check with your library for this information.


Central Library Reference Desk

Jan 2, 2019