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Can I check out magazines from the library?

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Yes, you can check out physical and digital magazines from the library. You can check out a physical magazine in any library and/or you can ask library staff, in person or over the phone, to look for a specific issue at another library and have it sent to pick up at the library of your choice.

To read a digital magazine from Zinio:

  1. Visit zinio.metrolibrary.org, sign in with your library account info, then click Create New Account at the top right.
  2. Find the magazine(s) you want and click Checkout Now. In the pop up window, click Start Reading to begin reading the magazine in your browser. (There are links at the bottom of that page to install the app for offline reading on an iPad/iPhone, Android device, or Kindle Fire HD/HDX.)

To learn more about using Zinio on your specific device (e.g. laptop, desktop, tablet, etc), consult our How-to Guides.

To read a digital magazine from PressReader:

  1. Visit PressReader and sign in with your library account info.
  2. Browse or search for the magazine you want and click on it to start reading it in your browser. (There are links on that page to install the app for offline reading on an Apple, Android, Windows, or BlackBerry device.)

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