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eMagazines

Free for all Tameside Library members

 eMagazines

Read full digital copies of magazines for free from your computer, smartphone or tablet. 40 magazines are currently available covering a wide range of interests. Titles include Ideal Home; Men's Health; Popular Science; National Geographic; Total Film; Gamesmaster and much more.

  • Free to all library members
  • Available 24/7
  • Download and read offline
  • Popular eMagazines to choose from
  • Dedicated Apple and Android apps

How do I sign up for eMagazines?

  1. Join our library (already a Tameside Library member? go to step 2)
  2. Go to our eMagazine website Link to External Website (Zinio) to create an account via your internet browser (Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Safari)
  3. Click ‘Create New Account’ and enter your library card number when requested - click on 'Next'
  4. Enter your details:
    1. First Name
    2. Last Name
    3. Email Address
    4. Password (Password must have at least 7 characters & include letters and numbers)
  5. Click ‘Create Account’

Create Your Personal Reading List

  1. Once you’re logged in, click on a magazine you wish to read. You can then choose to continue browsing or read via PC/Mac. If you are using a tablet you will be required to download the App.
  2. You have now completed the registration process. Your magazine is now in ‘My Collection’ ready to be enjoyed.

    For step by step guide on how to use Zinio for libraries, download the Zinio for Libraries User Guide pdf Link to External Website

Add as many titles as you’d like from our Zinio eMagazines collection – they will remain in Your Reading List until you choose to delete them

Download the app:

Zinio magazines can be viewed on a wide variety of desktop and mobile apps. Click on the appropriate link below to download your free app now:

Note: before downloading the app, you will be required to follow step 1 to 6 above.

You can return to our Zinio eMagazines collection page at any time to add more titles to your app!

User Guides:

Watch a Tutorial

Frequently Asked Questions

View Zinio eMagazine FAQ Link to External Website

Minimum computer requirements:

To use Zinio eMagazine on your desktop or laptop your computer must have the following system requirements:

  • Windows XP & higher with: Flash 10.1 or higher; Preferred browser: Internet Explorer 11 & higher; Alternative browsers: Firefox 3.6 & higher, Google Chrome; Screen resolution: 1024x768 or higher
  • Mac OS 10.5 & higher with: Flash 10.1 or higher, Preferred browser: Safari 5 & higher, Firefox 3.6 & higher, Alternative browsers: Google Chrome; Screen resolution: 1024x768 or higher

Help

If you have any questions or need help, please view our  Zinio eMagazine support site. Your query will be responded to with 2 working days by the UK based Zinio Support Team. 

Disclaimer:
Tameside Libraries provides access to digital media from a range of providers. Use of these services are subject to the provider’s terms and conditions. Tameside Libraries accepts no responsibility for materials accessed from the provider. Parents or guardians must assume responsibility for guiding young people in their use of these services whether these are accessed via the internet or apps.

For further information contact:

 

Contact Information
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Tameside Libraries Information Service
Central Library
Old Street
Ashton-under-Lyne
OL6 7SG
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0161 342 2031
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0161 330 4762
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