To access the Online Archive please follow these steps:

  1. Register for a free member account at www.model-engineer.co.uk/join or log in to your existing account using the Register / Log-in link in the top left hand corner of the page.

  2. Once logged in click the link 'Settings' - this appears on the top menu bar once you have logged in.

  3. Make sure that your details match those that you subscribed with and that your subscription number is entered. Save any changes.

  4. Now click the link 'Magazines' from the top menu bar and then select the magazine to which you are subscribed; you will then be able to pick whichever issue you would like to read.

This Archive contains back issues of your magazine dating back to August 2001 (ME) and Summer 1990 (MEW). These issues are available to read whilst connected to the internet and as long as you are a subscriber you will have access to them*

Be aware that it can take a few working days for your first payment to reach us and validate your subscription - you won't be able to access the archive until this happens, even if you can view issues on Pocketmags. Your access period will run from the validation date.

Please note that the Online Archive does not allow you to download and read issues offline. If you have a Digital or Print + Digital Subscription you can download your subscription issue by following the instructions at www.model-engineer.co.uk/digitalaccess.

If you do not already have a Digital or Print + Digital Subscription; you can find out more about these at: www.model-engineer.co.uk/subscribe. If you already have a Print Subscription and would like to upgrade to Print + Digital please call +44 (0) 344 243 9023 and code the code UPGP.


For further queries, please visit our Subscriptions FAQs Page or email our customer service team at help@me.secureorder.co.uk.

*please note that terms and conditions apply. Please see www.model-engineer.co.uk/terms.