Hume Library members now have access to digital copies of today’s newspapers from around the world through our Fairfax Newspaper and Press Reader subscriptions.

Fairfax Newspapers

Fairfax Newspapers provide access to digital copies of The Age, Financial Review and The Sydney Morning Herald newspapers. Links to this content is below:

The Age Digital Edition 

Financial Review Digital Edition 

The Sydney Morning Herald Digital Edition 

Access is only available within the library.

Press Reader

Press Reader provides instant access to over 6,000 publications from over 100 countries in 60+ languages. As a Hume Libraries member, you will have access to  explore titles such as the National Post, The Guardian, Washington Post, Vogue, Forbes, and much more from all over the world.

Getting Started  with Press Reader website

  1. From a web browser, navigate to pressreader.com
  2. Create a free Press Reader account by clicking on Sign In then the New User? Sign Up Now? link
  3. Click on the green hotspot button on the top left hand corner
  4. Click on Select Publication button
  5. Browse, select and read publications!


Getting Started with Press Reader App

  1. Connect to the Hume Libraries wifi network (Hume_Public)
  2. Download the Press Reader App
  3. Create a free Press Reader account by pressing Sign In then the Sign up now! link
  4. Press on the Publications icon
  5. Browse, select and read publications

Library members can use PressReader after leaving the library for a period of 7 days. To gain a further 7 days, members will need to reconnect to our wifi network  and open the app to reauthenticate.

For help using Press Reader, please visit the Press Reader Help Centre page.

Updated : 2:28 PM, 24 November 2017