Magazines & Newspapers

We subscribe to hundreds of magazines and dozens of local and international newspapers. You'll find them in our Peter J. Peters Reading Room.

With your library card you can also access magazines and newspapers in digital form to read on your device. 

Library Databases


Digital versions of current newspapers and magazines from all over the world, in dozens of languages. Search by country, language or name of newspaper. Includes today's Vancouver Sun and Province. Rolling archives of all papers, from 5 to 90 days old. Use the app to access and download your favourite titles anywhere.

To use PressReader, click on Sign In in the top right corner of the screen and choose the orange Library Card option. Search for West Vancouver Memorial Library, enter library card number and PIN, and click Sign in. If you are signed in properly, you will see a green coffee cup icon at the top left of the screen, and your name at the top right.

New to PressReader? View a tutorial.

Use the browser version, or download the app: iOS | Android  


Canadian Newsstream

This full text database includes the complete available electronic backfile for most major Canadian newspapers, including The Vancouver Sun, The Province and The Globe & Mail, as well as local papers such as the North Shore News.


RBdigital Magazines

(formerly Zinio) Access hundreds of digital magazines on your computer or portable device. Starting June 27, 2017 you can download the new RBdigital app on your Android or iOS device. You must have a West Vancouver Memorial Library card to access. 

New to RBdigital? View a tutorial.

Download the app: iOS | Android