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RBdigital Magazines (formerly Zinio)

Choose from hundreds of popular and special interest magazines to download and read on your computer, tablet or smartphone. Magazines cover a wide range of interests including sport, art, photography, business, travel, science and technology.

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Important customer notice: Zinio is now part of the RBdigital platform. If you currently use the Zinio for Libraries app, you will need to switch to the new RBdigital app. The app is now available for download for Apple and Android devices.  Once you sign in with your existing Zinio username and password, all of your existing Zinio content will be available for you in the new app.

The new RBdigital app also provides access to eaudiobook content provided by RBdigital, which you can download and access in addition to magazines.

Customers who are using the Zinio for Libraries app will have until 23 October 2017 to switch to the new RBdigital app, as you will no longer be able to access the Zinio for Libraries app from this point onwards.


Flipster

Instantly access the magazines you know and love in an easy-to-read digital format with Flipster. Read magazines in your Internet browser or download to your tablet or phone using the app. Magazines include Choice, Choice Computer and Homes and Gardens.

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Australia/New Zealand Reference Centre Plus

Brings together the largest collection of full text from Australian and New Zealand newspapers and magazines, periodicals, newswires and reference books including Choice, the Australian Financial Review, Gold Coast Bulletin, Woman's Day, Bulletin with Newsweek and Australian Geographic.

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Australia & New Zealand Newsstream

This service combines key national titles from Fairfax, News Ltd and the Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC), with leading regional and local sources. In addition, it offers coverage of premium, regional and rural news services from the ABC, and transcripts from the leading current affairs TV and Radio programs.

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PressReader  (formerly Press Display)

Read the newspaper in its original format, just as it appears in print. Read from newspapers in more than 30 languages from over 50 countries. Note: You can now download newspapers within the library using the PressReader App.

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Please note: Recently, all News Corp publications, and some popular Fairfax Media publications were withdrawn from the online resource PressReader without warning to subscribers. This includes popular titles like The Gold Coast Bulletin, The Courier Mail, The Australian, The Sydney Morning Herald and The Age. We are currently working with vendor, who is investigating whether access to these resources can be reinstated. We apologise for the inconvenience.


National Geographic Virtual Library

Read historic and current issues of National Geographic magazine. Whole issues available from 1888 to the present.

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Good Reading Online

A favourite of Australian book lovers for years. Browse through current and archived issues of the magazine online. Find your next good read, explore new authors and genres, or pick up tips for your book club.

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DragonSource

1000 Chinese-language magazines available for you to browse or search online. DragonSource covers topics from business and economics to family, fashion, entertainment, film, and travel.

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Zinio

Choose from hundreds of popular and special interest magazines to download and read on your computer, tablet or smartphone. Magazines cover a wide range of interests including sport, art, photography, business, travel, science and technology.

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Spineout

An ezine just for teens. Movies, book trailers, competitions, poems, images - add your contribution!

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PK Mag

PK mag is a place where primary school students can express their ideas and thoughts and to share your creativity in words, art, film or music. A fun and interactive site.

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