Go to Zinio Digital Magazines

Read popular magazines on your computer, laptop, tablet, or phone for free!

With your library card and the library's subscription to Zinio through RB Digital you can read popular magazines whether you're online or offline (using the Zinio app for your mobile device).

Popular Magazines

Getting Started

To use Zinio, you need:

First Time Users:
1. Visit Deschutes Public Library's Zinio magazine collection and click "Create New Account" in the upper right-hand corner to create your library account.

2. Click on a magazine you would like to check out, then click the "Checkout" button.

3. Click "Start Reading"

4. If you would like to read magazines on your phone or tablet, visit your app store and download the free Zinio for Libraries app. Once installed, sign in to the app with the account you created in step 1.

The library's Zinio magazine collection allows you to see which magazines the library has subscribed to. This is where you select magazines to checkout. The ones you select are added to your Zinio.com account.

To read the magazines, sign in to your Zinio.com account. You will see your library magazines, and if you have purchased any Zinio subscriptions for your personal use, they will be in the same place.

Tips when creating accounts:
  • Your password must be at least seven character long and include letters and numbers
  • You never need to return checked out magazines, and they do not expire.
  • When new issues are published, they will be available for checkout from the library's magazine collection.

Frequently Asked Questions

I notice from time to time you have new magazines available in the library's Zinio magazine collection. How do I add these to my Zinio.com account?
To add new magazines to your Zinio.com account, log in to the library's Zinio magazine collection and click each magazine you wish to add. T

How do I find out if a magazine has a new issue?
Check the library's Zinio magazine collection for new issues.

How do I remove titles from my account? Can I get them back?
Use the edit button to remove or restore titles. Any title you remove may be restored at a future time.

Can I read magazines offline or must I be connected to the Internet?
After downloading a magazine, it may be read offline by using the Zinio app (mobile devices - see below) or the Zinio Reader Viewer (Windows/Mac).

Is there an app?
Yes. Search your app store for the free Zinio for Libraries app. In the Zinio app settings, log in with your account and click the open book icon to see your magazine titles from the library. Tap a magazine cover to download it and begin reading.

Do I need to install anything to read magazines on my computer?
Most magazines can be read using your web browser. However, a few magazines may require that you install the free Zinio Reader Viewer (Windows/Mac) on your computer in order to read them.

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Last modified on Tuesday, October 27, 2015