Magazines and Newspapers

Library card required These resources are exclusive to library members.

Join online for a temporary membership, or visit a branch to become a member.

Login details are typically your library card number (beneath the barcode) and PIN, though some resources require you to create an account with your email address.

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The Age Library Edition Library card required

Read an interactive copy of today's The Age newspaper, free everyday on your computer or device. Back issues (to 2006) are also available.


Choice Magazine Library card required

Australia’s most trusted Consumer magazine, Choice, is an expert source of independent, unbiased reports and reviews of product and services. Read online or download Flipster to save copies for reading offline.

Flipster for Android
Flipster for iOS


ComicsPlus Library card required

Download digital versions of around 16,000 new and classic comics from 93 publishers, with new material added every week. No loan limits, holds or waiting. If you have an existing RBdigital account, you can use your log in and password to access ComicsPlus, or you can set up a new account.

ComicsPlus for Android
ComicsPlus for iOS


PressReader Library card required

The world’s largest online newspaper kiosk, where you can browse and read hundreds of full content premium newspapers and magazines from around the world - newspapers from 82 countries and in 39 languages.
Please note: The Age, The Australian and the Herald Sun are not available.

RBdigital Library card required

Access Audiobooks and digital magazines and download them to your device for offline listening and reading.
Note: you must register via the RBdigital website before downloading the app.

RBdigital for Android
RBdigital for iOS


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