Zinio Digital Magazines

Zinio for Libraries Help

There are links to these important features when you log in to the library's collection page:

How-to Video = User guide = Help = FAQs = App Links

What is Zinio?

View full digital copies of your favorite magazines through Zinio! You see the exact same material you get in print, plus some issues include additional interactive features like video, audio and live links. Magazines are not checked out so they're always available any time. Read online or download issues to your computer or
mobile device to read offline. You MUST have a current Bellevue Public Library card to use this collection. Z
inio is an online newstand made FREE to you by the Bellevue Public Library.
The library now offers more than 50 e-magazine titles through a new service, Zinio for Libraries. See the list of our current titles.

Already Have an Account

Click here to log in to your Zinio.com account

To view the available magazines

Already have an account and want to add more magazines to your personal newstand? Click here.

Create an Account

Need to get started, click here to begin.

Helpful tips before you get started:

What to Expect

Once you have signed into Zinio for Libraries with your library card 14-digit number, you will need to create an account to access the library's e-magazine collection page and then a separate Zinio.com account to read and manage your content. You may use the same email and password for each.

Quick Instructions

Creating a Library Zinio account:
You will check out magazines on the library Zinio page. To create your account:
1. Click on the purple "create account" button.
2. Enter your full library barcode to continue.
3. Enter your email address a password and confirm your password. Your name is optional.
4. You will receive a confirmation notice in your email inbox. Click on the link in the email to confirm your subscription.

Logging into your account: You'll login to the library's Zinio page each time you want to check out a new magazine
1. Enter your email and password.
2. You will be directed to the magazines available for download.
3. Click on the cover to subscribe to the magazine and transfer the issue to your Zinio.com account.

You'll need to create your own individual Zinio.com account to read and manage your magazine subscriptions.
1. Enter your name, email and password when registering
2. Click on "My Library" to view the magazines you've subscribed to via the library Zinio page. New issues will appear automatically.

Using the Library version of Zinio you cannot unsubscribe from a magazine and back issues are not available. Not all magazines in Zinio are available for free from the library. See the link above to view the library's current list of publications.

Need More Help?

Please see the Set Up and Overview Guide for complete details and screenshots.


Watch this video for step-by-step instructions: click here for video.

Two ways to view your magazines on your computer

Zinio has an app for Android, Blackberry Playbook, iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Kindle Fire, Mac, and PC.

The Bellevue Public Library is a Department of the City of Bellevue, Nebraska