Read over 100 eMagazines in full-screen and full-color for free with your card!


  • Visit the library's eMagazine collection from 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 iPad / Android / Kindle link and install free Zinio For Libraries app.  Log into app and open your checked out magazine to download it.
  • For more magazines, switch tabs in browser to return to the library's free collection, or tap Checkout Magazines in app.
  • For more information, see the Zinio FAQs.


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 Zinio 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 Zinio or Flipster eMagazines.