Drive Revenue and Brand Exposure with ZINIO for Libraries

Trusted by 4,000 magazines and 1,500 comics from over 550 publishers, ZINIO for Libraries empowers publishers to reach over 2.5 million library patrons from around the world, generating incremental revenue and brand awareness.

What is ZINIO for Libraries (ZfL)?
In 2012, ZINIO partnered with RBmedia (formerly Recorded Books), a specialist in digital media services for libraries, to launch ZINIO for Libraries. This innovative service leverages ZINIO's market-leading user experience and cross-platform technology to allow public, military, academic, school, and corporate libraries around the world to oer digital magazines and comics to their patrons.

With a standard PDF file, publishers are reaching 2.5 million library patrons, generating over 80 million checkouts since launch.

Market Leader Live in 3,900+ Library Systemsmarketleader
Market Share by % of libraries with allocated funding for digital magazines and comics:

United States – 90% (100% of top 300)
Canada – 80%
United Kingdom – 78%
Australia & New Zealand – 95%
Military – 6 of 8 US library systems

"Great magazines at your fingertips! I would make more money, be more productive, and probably have a cleaner house if I deleted this app. Can't stop, can't log o and stay away. It's the best. I highly recommend."

Optimized for All Screens
Library patrons can access digital magazines and comics via their library’s online portal and the RBdigital mobile apps for iOS and Android. Patrons can browse available titles included in their library's collection and check out their favorite issues across multiple devices. 

"I love this app! Definitely the most used app on my phone!! Simple to use, great variety, and way better time killer than silly games or social media!"

Trusted by Top Publishers 
Trusted by the world's leading publishers, ZINIO for Libraries connects you with millions of library patrons from around the world. Publishers driving incremental revenue with the ZfL program include:



"This app is great, living in a remote area I can still access and read my favorite books and mags."

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