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ZinioDigital Magazines

Sign in to access Zinio

Your 14 digit number is found on the back of your library card.

To avoid repeated sign-ins, create a MyMPPL account and sign in once.

You can read full-color, cover-to-cover issues, such as Newsweek, National Geographic, Martha Stewart Living, and Car and Driver, anytime on your computer, tablet or phone with your MPPL card. Select as many titles and issues in the MPPL collection as you want and keep them as long as you like.

Get Started

You will set up two accounts, a Library account and a Personal Zinio account.

1. Enter your Library card number and PIN above on the right, click Submit, then Click Here to access Zinio.
Zinio account form

2. Create your Library account to access MPPL’s Zinio collection by clicking Create New Account. Enter your name, email address, and a password of your choice. Then click Create Account. You are now logged in.

3. Select a magazine from the Library’s collection and click Checkout Now. 


4. Your magazine is now checked out to you.  Click Keep Browsing to select additional magazines.  

5. When you have checked your final selection, click Start Reading to go to Zinio and set up your Personal Zinio account.  
Zinio checkout

6. Click Create a Zinio Account.  We recommend you use the same email and password for this account  you used in Step 2.  To limit emails from Zinio, uncheck  “Send me email updates about feature…” 
Zinio sign up

7. After logging into Zinio,the magazine you checked out will appear in Your Reading List. Click on the title to read in your web browser. 

Zinio reading list

8. You may also download a free Zinio app to your smart phone, tablet or PC/Mac.  Once installed, log into the app with your personal Zinio account to read the magazines you checked out.  Future check outs will automatically appear in your app.  


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