Bettendorf Library offers digital magazines

Posted Online: Jan. 31, 2013, 2:15 pm
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Press release submitted by Bettendorf Library.

The Bettendorf Public Library is pleased to announce the availability of Zinio digital magazines for all Bettendorf cardholders. You can checkout and download magazines to take with you. No waiting lists, no due dates. You'll access Zinio through the Bettendorf Public Library's web site at www.bettendorflibrary.com, using a Bettendorf library card.
You get the full content of the magazine, along with added features you can't find in print, such as video, audio and live links. Information on Zinio, available titles and instructions for using Zinio are available on the Library's web page at www.bettendorflibrary.com.


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