Creating a Library Zinio account 

You will check out magazines on the library Zinio page. To create your account go to www.ualibrary.org > Download a Magazine.

  1. Click on the Create Account button
  2. Enter your library barcode
  3. Enter your email and create a password and press “Create Account”
  4. You will receive a confirmation notice in your email inbox 
  5. Click the link in your confirmation email to verify your subscription

Logging into your account

You will login to the library 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 check out the magazine and transfer the issue to your account

Zinio for Libraries App (iOS, Android) 

If you have a supported portable device you can download the Zinio for Libraries App to read the magazines you have borrowed. 

  1. Download the Zinio for Libraries App to your portable device. 
  2. Tap Log in button. 
  3. Enter your email and tap “Next” if you have already created your Zinio Account. If not, you will need to follow the instructions for creating a library Zinio account above. 
  4. Tap Checkout Magazines in the lower right hand corner of your screen. 
  5. Select the title you want and select “Checkout.”
  6. Your title will download into your Zinio for Libraries app. 

Zinio for Libraries App (Kindle Fire)

  1. Download the Zinio for Libraries App to your Kindle Fire by clicking here.
  2. Tap Log in button. 
  3. Select Country, State, and Library. Choose Central Library Consortium as your library. 
  4. Enter the same Username\Email and password you set up to create your account on the library Zinio page. 

*Please note, to download a new magazine you still need to go to the library Zinio page. Once you have checked out a new title, open the Zinio for Libraries App to read. 


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