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Newspapers and Magazines

Access newspapers and magazines online, both Australian and International.

The Age, The Australian Financial Review & The Sydney Morning Herald

Access digital copies of The Age, The Australian Financial Review and The Sydney Morning Herald at any Frankston branches.

 

Choice Magazine

Packed with hundreds of unbiased product tests and reviews, and consumer rights tips and alerts, Choice is trusted by over 160,000 Australians for independent advice to help them cut through the spin and purchase with confidence.

Download the app

Apple device or Android device.

  1. Select the Choice Magazine link.
  2. Enter library membership number.
  3. Select the latest issue of Choice.
  4. Select All Issues in the right hand menu to access previous issues of Choice.
  5. Begin searching for product reviews.  Each issue has an index of previous reviews.

 

RB Digital Magazines

RB Digital Magazines (previously Zinio for Libraries) allows you access to digital magazines from your local library. Check out magazines through your local library, login using your library account and then download them onto your device to read anytime, online or offline.  If you already have a Zinio account, please use the same user name and password. The Zinio for Libraries app ceases on 17 April 2018. Ask the library staff if you need help with your e-magazines access.

PLEASE NOTE:  If you already have the RB Digital app and it is not working, please uninstall and reinstall the app.  This should remove any issues.

Download the app

Apple device, Android device or Kindle Fire

Borrow up to 10 eAudiobooks and 10 Magazines
Loans are for 21 days

Getting Started

  1. First-time users need to set up an RBdigital account. From your library’s RBdigital site, select REGISTER at the top right.
  2. Search in your device’s app store and download the free RBdigital app.
  3. After installing the app, select open from the app store or select the app icon from your device screen.
  4. Log in to your app with the username/email and password used to create your RBdigital account. Select your country, state/province, and library name.

Checking out titles

  1. If you have audiobook or magazine titles checked out, they will appear on the dashboard.
  2. To check out a title, click the explore icon.  You can search by title, author, keyword, genre, and narrator (for audiobooks).
  3. Once you’ve made your selection, click checkout. This title will now show up on your dashboard page.

 

Trove

Trove is part of the National Library of Australia.  They offer digitized collection of newspapers.

 

Australian Women’s Weekly Archive

The National Library of Australia has an archive of Australian Women’s Weekly ranging from 1933 to 1982

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