Digital Magazines

The WFPL offers digital magazines from two sources! The full list of available titles is sorted by source, then alphabetically. Checkouts are unlimited. See below for instructions on how to use each platform.

Getting Started

Flipster icon Opens in new windowFlipster: Access the WFPL Flipster collection and log in with your library card. Browse our selection of popular titles, including The Atlantic, People, and Martha Stewart Living. When you see a magazine you like, click on the cover to view the current issue. To view back issues, use the All Issues button found in the current issue of the magazine. Read in your browser or using the Flipster app. Checkout lengths in the app are set by the magazine publishers to 2 days, 7 days, or unlimited.

Overdrive LogoOverDrive: Visit the Minuteman Library Network’s OverDrive site to view the selection of magazines. Use your library card number and PIN to sign in, and BORROW to get current issues. You can check out as many magazines as you would like - they do not count towards your OverDrive borrowing limit. Read them in your browser or using the Libby app. Keep issues for up to three weeks. 

Need Help?

Check out our video tutorial for Flipster below. For additional support, visit the Flipster FAQ or OverDrive Help

Please note that Flipster is available to Watertown residents only. If your library card is registered to a different town, you will need to check with your home library to see if they also offer it.