Library fines amnesty

To support library users during the cost of living crisis, from 1 January to 28 February 2023, we will be offering a fines amnesty. Find out how you can get your past or current library fines cleared.

Read newspapers online

You can read newspapers and magazines, and download them to your digital device using PressReader.

Once you have registered for an account, you have 30 days to use PressReader. Once the time has expired you will need to sign in again for another 30 days. You can repeat this process as often as you like. You will need to ensure that Hotspots are enabled to get free access through your Buckinghamshire Libraries membership.

Register for PressReader

On a computer

  1. Go to the PressReader website and select 'sign in'.
  2. Click on the 'Library or Group' button.
  3. Search for 'Buckinghamshire' and select 'Library - public - Buckinghamshire'.
  4. Type in your library card number (if your number starts with 'B' do not include it) and PIN.

On a smartphone or tablet

  1. Go to your app store. Download and install PressReader.
  2. Open the app and tap 'sign in'.
  3. Under the 'sign in with' section tap the 'Library or Group' button. 
  4. Tap 'Select Library or Group'.
  5. Search for 'Buckinghamshire' and select 'Library - public - Buckinghamshire'.
  6. Type in your library card number (if your number starts with 'B' do not include it) and PIN