Patrons of Mason County District Library can now access their favorite digital magazines using Flipster® from EBSCO Information Services. Flipster is a next-generation magazine service that allows people to browse digital versions of the latest issues of popular magazines, courtesy of the library.
At this time, users can access Consumer Reports, plus family / kid / teen magazines such as Babybug, Spider, Ask, Click, Ladybug, Muse, dig into history, Faces, and Cobblestone. Magazines can be downloaded to Android™ phones and tablets, Apple® phones and tables, and Kindle Fire tablets for offline reading anytime, anywhere.
Flipster offers an easy, browse-able reading experience. Users can browse magazines by category as well as perform searches for specific periodicals. An online newsstand provides a carousel of the most recent issues, as well as a carousel of all issues allowing for quick access to magazines. The table of contents contains links for quick access to articles of interest and hotlinks within magazines are hyperlinked, opening in separate tabs when clicked. In addition, there is an option to zoom in and out for better readability.
Basic information about Flipster: Getting Started Guide
FAQs: Flipster FAQs
iOS help: Flipster iOS Info Sheet
Android help: Flipster Android Info Sheet