Seville Township Library


How to Use Zinio

What is Zinio?

Zinio is a multi-platform distribution service for online magazines. Seville Township Library offers 70+ different magazines and new issues are displayed as soon as they hit newsstands. Zinio can be read online through the PC or mobile web browsers and utilize the Zinio Reader App and download the magazines to be read later. Zinio does not have checkout limits and fines- check out and download as many of the offered magazines as you so choose.

Creating an account on Zinio

The first step to checking out the online magazines is to be a patron (if you are not a patron, more information on how to become one can be found here) and have a library card. Your library card barcode number is the key to getting a Zinio account.

Access the Zinio account either here, or by clicking on one of the Zinio buttons found on the website (can also directly access Zinio on our catalog splash page).

If you already have an account with Seville Township Library for Zinio, Login using the login button on the top right and input your credentials. If you do not have a Zinio account click on Create New Account located on the top right of the screen.

A pop-up window with appear asking you to input your library card number- this will be your barcode number located on your library card- and hit the next button to continue. Now input your name, email, and a password to create your Zinio account. Once your information has been inputted, hit the submit button and now choose the library that you are a patron of (Seville Township Library) and hit the continue button. Now you can checkout online magazines!

Checking out magazines

Now that you are logged in, you have access to over 70 magazines. To check out a magazine, click on a magazine that you are interested in and this will bring a new page that gives more detail on the magazine and when it was issued. Click on the blue checkout button and either start reading on your web browser or use one of the Zinio apps. You can checkout as many magazines as you desire as there are no checkout limits or attached fees.