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There are lots of different ways to browse magazines at Madison Public Library. See below for great local, national and international magazine titles. 

Digital Magazines:


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. 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. Browse magazines with Flipster.



Get access to current and recent issues of more than 7,000 of the world’s top newspapers and magazines as soon as they’re available on shelves! With the mobile app, download content to your phone or tablet -- No limits on downloads. They're yours to keep forever. Titles include Newsweek, Wallpaper, Top Gear and more. Browse magazines with PressReader. 


Wisconsin Digital Library

Magazines have been added to Wisconsin's Digital Library! The collection includes over 3,000 titles including popular reads like The New Yorker, Vogue, Bon Appetit, Country Living and more, including some international titles (Hello!) and tons of kid-friendly titles under Family and Parenting. Plus, these titles are always available, can be checked out for three weeks and do NOT count against the max 10 titles that can be checked out! You can browse titles online via Overdrive or download the Libby AppExplore magazines today via Overdrive or Libby.


Physical Magazines:


Checkout physical copies of a wide variety of magazines, including titles like National Geographic, Wired, Out, Essence and more by browsing LINKcat and selecting "magazine" under format. You'll see back issues that span many years, as well as the latest issues of each title. Start browsing with LINKcat