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Ebooks at Carleton

A guide to the various ebook options at Carleton

What is and Where Can I Find Flipster

You can always find a link to the library's Flipster subscription on the "Databases" tab on the library website. By linking to Flipster through the library website, you ensure that you are using our subscription (and have downloading privileges non-subscribers lack).

Flipster is an easy-to-use, digital magazine newsstand for the whole Carleton community. It's accessible through your browser or a mobile app.

You can access Flipster titles on your mobile device

  1. Download the app for smartphones. 
  2. Launch the app, and click "Get Started."
  3. Find Carleton College by searching by name or zip code (55057) (make sure not to choose Carleton Library in Victoria, Canada!). Click "Log In" next to Carleton College.
  4. If you're not connected to Carleton's network, you'll be prompted to log in with your Carleton credentials.
  5. Browse titles, download issues, and enjoy!

                                                           Screenshot of Flipster app on iPhone