Online at your library

Coronavirus (COVID-19) – libraries

Go to our coronavirus (COVID-19) safety page for information on visiting re-opened libraries. Items due for return between 1 January and 31 July have had their loan dates extended automatically – to 1 September for libraries that reopened in July, and to 2 November for other libraries. Please do not put borrowed items in library book drops or letterboxes.

Newspapers and magazines

You can access a range of online newspapers and magazines from your library.

Magazines online

RBdigital lets you browse dozens of popular magazine titles from the library's collection. Access full digital copies of your favourite magazines for free from your computer, smartphone or tablet with your Thurrock library card.

You can download the RBdigital app to your smartphone or tablet to get magazine pages while you're on the move. Go to RBdigital Support.

Magazines cover everything from food to computers, and music to art. Titles include BBC Good Food, Health and Fitness, Men's Fitness, Marie Claire, Heat, Minecraft World, Today's Golfer, Total Film and many more. If you don’t have a library card you can join online or at your nearest library.

Newspapers online – national and international

PressReader gives instant access to thousands of newspapers across the world in full-colour, full-page format. Read any listed newspaper in your own language.