(Lakewood, Colo. - January 28, 2013) Jefferson County Public Library (JCPL) is now offering online access to nearly 100 of your favorite magazines, including Bloomberg Business Week, Consumer Reports, ELLE Décor, Harvard Business Review, National Geographic, Parenting Magazine, PC World, Rolling Stone and more.
Magazines are made available for immediate, unlimited access through a Library subscription to Zinio, a global supplier of electronic content. They may be accessed 24 hours a day, seven days a week, through the Library’s website (jeffcolibrary.org) under Research Tools, Magazines and Newspapers or through the Library’s online Download Center. First time users will need to create a user name and password to access the Zinio site. They will then have unlimited access to full digital copies of Zinio’s entire magazine collection, available via computer or mobile devices.
"This is a really convenient service for our patrons," said Donna Walker, public services director, JCPL. "Now you can get view financial information, check out recipes for dinner, research major purchases and keep yourself entertained anytime, anywhere. We help you find the information you need whether you’re commuting, waiting for services, shopping for appliances, or just hanging out at home."
About Jefferson County Public Library
Jefferson County Public Library (JCPL) is the third largest public library in the state of Colorado. Our mission is to meet the changing needs of our communities by providing information and environments that promote personal growth and community transformation. A JCPL library card is the smartest card in your wallet, giving you access to an online library that operates 24 hours per day, seven days per week, a network of 10 libraries, a Bookmobile, a Traveling Children's Library and offsite computer and Internet classes provided throughout the County, as well as books, periodicals, CDs and DVDs, audio and eBooks, and computer and Internet resources. For more information contact your local library or visit jeffcolibrary.org.
Zinio is the world's largest newsstand and bookstore. With its many digital products and services, Zinio creates better ways for people to discover published content, get more of it and do more with it. Now, readers can purchase content once to be read on any screen. Zinio provides the ability to shop for, search inside, read, share and save digital content in 23 local newsstands in any country in the world. Through the ZINIO UNITY™ reading platform, readers can move seamlessly within each publication page between text, interactive graphics, animated illustrations, videos and much more. Offering hundreds of thousands of the best digital titles, Zinio's e-stores and applications are revolutionizing reading. Founded in 2001 and privately held, Zinio is headquartered in San Francisco and has offices in New York, London, Paris, Barcelona and Taipei. For additional information, visit zinio.com.