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If you do, you know that the RBdigital Gateway leads you to Zinio emagazines, IndieFlix (now renamed InstantFlix) streaming videos, and the FastPencil self-publishing writing, editing and formatting platform. Now add to this list ComicsPlus comics and graphic novels, “with unlimited access to over 16,000 popular and classic titles”. If you don’t have an RBdigital account and have a current Alameda County Library card, now is a good time to explore this service.  To open an account, find the Research tab on www.aclibrary.org, select “A-Z Resources”, then any of the four components (ComicsPlus, FastPencil, InstantFlix, Zinio).  You will then find the RBDigital Gateway registration page.  Enjoy.

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Zinio Digital MagazinesDon’t want to look through the year old magazines in your doctor’s office, but wish you had the latest issue of O?  Didn’t get to finish that article in Consumer Reports?  Wish you could subscribe to the Economist or Forbes but can’t afford the price?

Well then, join us for a hands-on class on how to use Zinio, the library’s magazine database that allows you to read online or download and read offline on your computer, laptop, iPad, iPhone, iPod touch, Android or Kindle Fire.  Library computers will be available for reading online, but feel free to bring in your own device for help downloading magazines for offline reading.

What: Zinio Digital Magazines Class
Where:  Fremont Main Library- van Doorn Room.
When:  Saturday March 23rd
Time:  10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Call 510-745-1401 to register or email:  emendez@aclibrary.org

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