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Magazines for Every Age, Interest & Format

Print Magazines

  • Magazines marked with a green dot (current issue) must be read in the library
  • Back issues of print magazines check out for three weeks

To find magazines we subscribe to, search the catalog for periodicals under "collection" or "material type."

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New: RB Digital Magazines!
Same digital access to 50 popular magazines - new provider and link!
Read free magazines with immediate availability.
  • Digital products return automatically and never have fines. 
  • Get the free app, and take your magazines wherever you go.
  • When you download and register the app, choose "Zinio for Libraries Value Collection," not the state. Then, choose Rock Island Library.

Please remove any old bookmarks you have for Flipster and download the RB Digital app instead.

Read Beyond the Paywall - Free access to the New York Times!

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At Home or Off-Site: Get 72 hours of access with this link. Log in or register first              


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