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Free magazines all the time


Do you spend a lot of money buying magazines? City of Joondalup Libraries provide over 340 popular title magazines for free to library members through RBdigital. No holds, no wait lists, no returns, no overdue fines.

The range includes some of Australia and the world’s most popular subscription titles covering art, business, tech, health, gardening, craft, vehicles, lifestyle, travel, entertainment, sport, music and much more. Download your favourite title to your PC or mobile device on the day it hits the news-stands without leaving your home. Missed an article? RBdigital holds back issues too.

Digital magazines are not just a direct page for page copy of the print version. They also included enhanced features to promote reading to those that find it difficult.

Read with ease

RBdigital features a unique toolbar to quickly and easily activate accessibility features to ease your reading experience.

  • Text size – magnify text as you need
  • Background colour – choose a style that’s easier on the eyes
  • Contrast – increase impact of text for easy reading
  • Text to speech – convert the articles to easy listening


City Libraries also have access to a range of international magazines in the following languages:

  • Afrikaans
  • Chinese
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Get started

Visit the City’s Libraries webpage for information on how you can access the magazines.