Answered By: eTeam Support
Last Updated: May 24, 2016     Views: 268

The library subscribes to the Flipster platform for viewing popular magazine subscriptions in print format online. Flipster is compatible with web browsers and mobile devices, and allows readers to flip through pages that look identical to the print copy. The quickest way to access Flipster on the library website is from the e-Journals tab:

Flipster Callout on Library Homepage e-Journals Link

Flipster is also available on the A-Z Database List, and on select research guides

Individual Flipster titles are available via Discover and in the library catalog. When you arrive at Flipster from Discover or the library catalog, click "Read This Issue" to open the viewer, then click "All Issues" to browse the available issues:

Visual instructions for opening and browsing Flipster titles from Discover and GIL-Find.


The Flipster interface includes basic search features, including a title search, and browsing by category and cover:

Image of Flipster basic search page with callouts of title search and browse features.


After opening a magazine issue, use the tools on the right-hand side of the screen to flip pages and search content:

 Flipster title view page with callouts of viewing features.

For additional support, please see this EBSCO Support Guide for Flipster. If you have any questions, please contact the Information Services Desk at (912)478-5645.