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Zinio! It's Magazines Online

Released: 06-20-13

Zinio Magazines

Using Zinio you'll read and browse popular magazines on your computer or device just the way they appear in print. It's free through your library!

PCPL's Zinio Service offers:

  • Full digital copies of 200 popular titles.
  • View magazines on your computer or mobile device.
  • Magazines are "always available" — no reservations necessary — check out as many as you wish.
  • Many titles contain enhanced content and interactive features.
  • Search, print, and share clippings, articles, or even entire issues of your favorite magazines from your computer.
  • Compatibility with PCs, Macs, iPhone, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire/HD, Win 8, Blackberry, and the Nook HD/HD+.

Zinio! Check it out!

Quick Start

1 Beginning at the PCPL eBooks and Digital Media page, click the Connect to Zinio button. On the Zinio Welcome page, create a library Zinio account by clicking Create New Account. Enter your library card number then click next.


2Create a Zinio account. You'll enter your email address and create a password. (Note: If you're already a Zinio user, enter the username and email address that you normally use to access Zinio.)


3Login to Zinio using your email address and password. Now you may browse or search Pima County Public Library's Zinio magazine collection for magazines to check out.


4Checkout magazines. Click on the cover of a magazine to check it out. Your browser will be redirected to Zinio.com. Click the link "sign in here" then, on the next page, enter your email address and password. Click the "Continue" button to access your Zinio library and read your magazine.


*Troubleshooting tip! If you run into trouble, try logging out of both the library Zinio page and the Zinio.com page, then log back in—first on the library Zinio page, then the Zinio.com page. For detailed information see Zinio's user guide. (PDF)

On Your Mobile Devices

Find the free Zinio app for devices in your app store. Download the app and sign in using your library account information. Your Zinio Library will be available on the device. Select a magazine to download to your device to read it on the go.

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