Digital Magazines

digital magazines

Get Started:

Get access to over 60 popular magazine titles on your mobile device with OverDrive Digital Magazines.

You can download as many magazines as you wish, and they will stay on your device until you delete them. There will never be any late fees or expiration dates--we promise!

To read digital magazines, you will need a valid library card from any public library in Albany or Rensselaer counties, the Nook app, and a Barnes & Noble account. For more information, see this Getting Started guide. And, you can always stop by the reference desk at any of our locations--our librarians are happy to help!

digital magazines


Note to our Zinio magazine readers (1/21/2015):

Thanks for using our digital magazine platform! We are switching to OverDrive Magazines which uses the Nook app (available now: We will be alerting all current Zinio users about the switch. Thanks for your patience during the transition! Zinio magazines will expire 3/31/2015.


Last updated: January 26, 2015