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What is RBDigital?

RBDigital is an online magazine subscription service subscribed to by the West Hempstead Public Library. RBDigital allows patrons to view magazines purchased by the library on their computer or portable device free of charge with no expiration date. Each magazine is displayed in its entirety complete with original page layout, images, and advertisements.

Signing Up for an Account

To start reading a magazine, you will need to sign up for an account (if you already have an account, just sign in with your current username and password):

  1. Go to WHPL’s RBDigital Magazine Collection page from a desktop or mobile browser.
  2. Select Create New Account in the top right-hand corner.
  3. Enter your Library Barcode Number. Then you will be asked to enter your first and last name, email address, and to create a password (your password must be at least 7 characters and include both letters and numbers).
  4. Click Create Account to agree to the site’s Terms of Use. Afterwards you can browse the titles available right away.

The next time you visit, all you need is your email and the password you created to login.