Tewksbury Library Introduces Digital Magazine Collection

TEWKSBURY, MA – The Tewksbury Public Library, in partnership with Recorded Books, now offers the popular digital-magazine service RBdigital.  

RBdigital features full-color, digital magazines for instant desktop reading, mobile streaming, and mobile-app download. With this service, patrons can add new and back issues to personal reading libraries with no holds, no checkout periods, and no limits to the number of magazines checked out and downloaded. And with personal notifications for favorite magazines, patrons never miss an issue.

More than 60 popular magazine titles are now available digitally to Tewksbury residents, including: American Patchwork & Quilting, Better Homes and Gardens, Cosmopolitan, Country Living, ESPN The Magazine, Esquire, Family Circle, Family Handyman, Food Network Magazine, Glamour, Golf Digest, Good Housekeeping, HGTV Magazine, InTouch, Kiplinger’s Personal Financial, MacWorld, Men’s Health, Martha Stewart Living, National Geographic, Newsweek, O The Oprah Magazine, OK! Magazine, PC World, Popular Mechanics, Popular Science, Prevention, Rachael Ray Every Day, Reader’s Digest, Redbook, Rolling Stone, Shape, Smithsonian, Star Magazine, Taste of Home, Us Weekly, Vanity Fair, Vogue, Wired, Woman’s Day, Women’s Health, and Yoga Journal.

To begin using RBdigital, click HERE.  Once on the RBdigital website, click on “Create New Account” in the top right corner of the screen.  Simply type in your Tewksbury library card number, followed by some basic contact information.  In less than 30 seconds, your account will be set up and you’ll be ready to start.

Once registered, you can also download the free RBdigital app on your mobile device, available for iOS (Apple), Android, and Kindle Fire/HD/HDX.

“We’re thrilled to be able to offer digital magazines to our patrons through RBdigital,” said Community Services Librarian Robert Hayes. “It’s a fantastic complement to our existing digital books and audiobook collection through Overdrive and our digital music offerings through Freegal.”

Please contact Hayes at 978-640-4490 x 205 or rhayes@tewksburypl.org for more information about RBdigital.  Hayes regularly holds one-on-one and small group trainings on the service.