Zinio Digital Magazines

Download digital editions of popular magazines and read them on any device - PC, Mac, iPad or Android tablet.

Zinio is a platform offering access to thousands of popular magazines. While anyone can register for a Zinio account and purchase their own digital magazine collection, Sutherland Shire Library has partnered with RB Digital to provide access to a collection of over 100 magazine titles that library members can download for FREE.

Tutorials - Getting Started

Using Zinio on iPads

Watch this video overview showing how to checkout, read and download digital magazines from the Library collection using an iOS device, iPads, iPhones and iPods.


 Get the App

Download the User Guide for instructions on setting up and using Zinio for Libraries.
 iOS User Guide

Using Zinio on Android Tablets

Watch this video overview showing how to checkout, read and download digital magazines from the Library collection using Android tablets and phones.


 Get the App

Download the User Guide for instructions on setting up and using Zinio for Libraries.
 Android User Guide

Using Zinio on Windows 10 Tablets

Using Zinio for Libraries with Windows 8 / 10 devices involves a little more set up than with other platforms. In addition to your Zinio for Libraries account, you will require a Zinio.com account with the same email address as your Zinio for Libraries account.

Setting up the Zinio App for Offline Reading

  1. If you don't already have one, create a Zinio.com account using the same email address as your Zinio for Libraries account.
    Sign up at Zinio.com
  2. Download and install the Zinio App from the Microsoft App Store. Sign in to the app with your newly created credentials.
    Note: Windows 8 users may need to upgrade to Windows 10 to install the app.
     Get the App
  3. Add magazines to your collection from the Zinio for Libraries website using a web browser on your device to view and checkout individual issues.
    Choose Magazines
  4. Switch to the Zinio App after checking out magazines to download them to the app for offline reading.
Reading Online in the Browser

Windows 10 users can stream Zinio digital magazines in the browser from the Zinio for Libraries website without installing the Zinio App for Windows.

Show Desktop Instructions

Using Zinio on Desktops or Laptops

Watch this video overview showing how to checkout and read digital magazines from the Library collection in your web browser on PC and Mac desktop and laptop computers.

Internet Connection Required

You must be connected to the Internet to read magazines in the browser. The desktop experience does not offer an offline reading option.

Download the User Guide for instructions on using Zinio for Libraries.
 Desktop User Guide

Troubleshooting

If you are having problems accessing the Library's collection of Zinio Digital Magazines you may be able to find a solution in the zinio for Libraries Help and FAQs.

Zinio for Libraries Help

More Information

Reference Services, Sutherland Library
phone 9710 0351
email library@ssc.nsw.gov.au