Digital magazine collection from Zinio

Zinio is a new service which allows cardholders at the Athens County Public Libraries to download digital versions of popular magazines. This service is free, sponsored by the Friends of the Athens Public Library. Are you a member?

To Get Started:

  1. Visit Zinio’s library gateway and click the “Create Account” link in the upper right corner of the screen.
  2. Enter your library card number exactly as it appears on your card.
  3. After Zinio has validated your library card number, register an email and password to use when accessing Zinio:
  4. After Zinio creates your account you will be automatically logged in. You will see the library’s magazine collection. From here you can select a magazine to download.
  5. When you click on a magazine you will be asked to confirm your choice.
  6. After you have checked out a magazine it will be available for viewing online or through any device on which you have the Zinio for Libraries app installed.
    For more help you can consult Zinio’s patron user guide (PDF).

Mobile apps available

Once you have your accounts set up you can use the Zinio app for viewing the magazines you have selected: