Read over 100 eMagazines in full-screen and full-color for free with your card!
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  • Visit the library's eMagazine collection from RBdigital (formerly Zinio).
  • Click Create New Account.
  • Enter your Menlo Park Library card # (starting with 29044) and create a profile.
  • Select a magazine and click Checkout.
  • To view online, click Start Reading (Adobe Flash required).
  • To view offline
    • Click iOS / Android / Kindle link and install free RBdigital app.
    • Log into app using email address and RBdigital password you created.
    • Choose Redwood City.
      (Menlo Park has two separate subscriptions to RBdigital, both of which can be used in the app.  Selecting Redwood City displays eMagazines, and selecting Menlo Park displays Audiobooks.  To switch between the two, tap Your Profiles in the app menu.)
    • In menu, tap Home.  Then in menu, tap Checked Out.
    • Open your checked out magazine to download it.


View magazines online in your browser, via a computer, tablet, or phone:
View magazines offline with the Flipster app, after opening magazine online:
  • Get the free Flipster app at the iTunes app store or the Google Play Store.
  • View magazine in browser (see above).
  • Tap the menu in the upper left hand corner and select Open in App.
  • Once download is complete, you can view magazine offline.
  • If magazine expires, just go online and download it again.

Get more details at the Flipster support page.


To use RBdigital or Flipster you must have a valid Menlo Park Library card (starting with "29044") and PIN. If your Peninsula Library System card has a different library named on the back, contact that library or visit their website to see if they also offer RBdigital or Flipster eMagazines.