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Flipster Promo Kit

Flipster online magazines are now available! This cooperatively-purchased resource can be accessed by patrons in two ways:

We recommend placing the general access URL on your library website. Patrons may then access Flipster from any home computer if they do not use a version of the smartphone app. When clicking on the general access URL, patrons will be required to enter their library barcode and pin. This will redirect them to a library-specific Flipster page (the reason for this is to allow usage statistics to be gathered for each library). This process should be invisible to the patron, and a “getting started” guide is available for patrons and staff.

Lots of promo materials are available:

  • Access the full promo kit (.zip file contains a ton of graphics, informational materials, icons, etc.)

  • Promotional Video (use for social media posts or any way you like)

  • Sample social media posting text (pair any of these with image content from the promo kit file above):

    • Did you know that you can read digital magazines through the library using #Flipster? https://www.lakeshores.lib.wi.us/flipster/login.pl

    • Get instant access to the most popular magazines through the library with #Flipster. Learn how: https://www.lakeshores.lib.wi.us/flipster/login.pl

    • The magazines you know and love are now available to browse, select & read through the librarywith #Flipster https://www.lakeshores.lib.wi.us/flipster/login.pl

    • Now available at the library! #Flipster offers top magazines designed for easy readability on mobile devices. https://www.lakeshores.lib.wi.us/flipster/login.pl

    • Flipping through a digital magazine is fun and easy using #Flipster! https://www.lakeshores.lib.wi.us/flipster/login.pl

If library staff or patrons report problems in accessing Flipster, please log a ticket in the SHARE helpdesk.