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Enjoy a vast collection of materials, services and programs for all ages and stages of life. Explore our online resources including digital collections, databases, searchable events calendar and reference assistance. Learn, imagine and discover at the Dayton Metro Library – your story begins here.

Learn about the "The Mitten" storywalk at the Main Library, a giant gingerbread house at the Vandalia branch, upcoming programs, and books about the relationship between children and their grandparents in this issue of Early Childhood Literacy FOCUS. hoopla digital now has read-alongs for young readers! Find them here: https://www.hoopladigital.com/collection/3683

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Today at Main (11:00 AM)
Play school with your child and help them gain the skills they need to succeed i…


Today at Huber Heights (1:00 PM)
Join us for stories, songs and other fun learning activities designed to develop…


Today at Wilmington (1:30 PM)


Today at New Lebanon (2:00 PM)
Designed to allow more time for practice, Tech Time is your opportunity to get a…


Today at Northwest (2:00 PM)
Whether applying for a job online or just keeping in touch with family, having a…


Today at Northmont (2:00 PM)
We read a different book every month and get together to discuss it.  Come …


Today at Main (2:00 PM)
Now that you are familiar with the basic features of your email account, let's r…


Today at Madden Hills (2:00 PM)
Got homework· Friendly Homework Helpers can guide you in the right direct…


Today at Northwest (2:00 PM)
Got homework· Friendly Homework Helpers can guide you in the right direct…


Today at New Lebanon (3:00 PM)
If you are 50+, you are welcome to join us for good conversation and refreshment…


Today at Vandalia (3:00 PM)
Stop in after school for some crafting and creating! This month's craft: Pixel A…


Today at Northwest (3:00 PM)
Come during this special time set aside for ages 9-12, and play the Wii U with y…


Today at Brookville (3:30 PM)
Stop by the Brookville Library and make marble magnets and bumper stickers! Snac…


Today at East (3:30 PM)
Come in and unwind while making a fun craft. Each time will feature a different …


Today at New Lebanon (3:30 PM)
Try out different tabletop games with us!…


Today at Northmont (3:30 PM)
Bring your own ereader to learn how to use the library's OverDrive program for e…


Today at Main (4:00 PM)
Construct gingerbread marvels with graham crackers, frosting, and candy.After Sc…


Today at Northwest (4:00 PM)
Come enjoy an activity that is some part art and some part making.  …


Today at Kettering (4:00 PM)
Plan cool teen activities for the library, create displays, share good books, an…


Today at Belmont (4:00 PM)
A time for tweens to play games, do crafts, watch movies, discuss books... and m…


Today at Westwood (4:00 PM)
Board games, Legos, puzzles and craft supplies all available for afternoon fun a…


Today at Miamisburg (4:00 PM)
Our meeting room is reserved every Thursday as a place for teens to hangout. Tab…


Today at Northwest (5:00 PM)
Come play games! Video games, card games, board games, breakout games, all kinds…


Today at Burkhardt (5:00 PM)
Whether it's board games or video games, join other teens for a night of fun and…


Today at Vandalia (6:00 PM)
Court records are one of the most underused genealogy resources, but can lead to…


Today at Trotwood (6:30 PM)
Join us for quality family time with books, songs, and activities for parents an…


Today at Brookville (7:00 PM)
Join us for stories, songs and other fun learning activities designed to develop…


Today at Trotwood (7:00 PM)
Join the conversation about this months book.September 14   Forty Thieves …


Tomorrow at Main (11:30 AM)
Bring your lunch, a book or a friend and enjoy live musical performances at the …


Tomorrow at Main (2:00 PM)
This program completes the learning track for the Internet training series. This…

           

Zinio - Getting Started

zinio splashZinio allows you to check out the most current copies of many popular magazines such as Newsweek, Consumer Reports, and many others. These are viewable - - cover to cover with full-color pages (just like the print versions in your doctor’s office waiting room).

Register & Create Account  |  User Guide 
How-to Video  |   Login

Library users now have access to 255 of the most popular magazines using a Windows or Mac computer, as well as a wide variety of Apple iOS, Android, Blackberry and Windows phones, tablets, and mobile devices – including the Kindle Fire (not HD).

Tip: The Zinio app cannot be used to browse the Library's free Zinio magazine collection. Library users must view and subscribe to magazines using the browser on a computer or smart device!

Get the app for:

PC  |  Mac  |  iPhone  |  iPad  |  Android  |  Kindle Fire  |  Blackberry Playbook


The Basics

You will have to create 2 accounts – 1) one for the DML Zinio page that gives you access to the titles the library subscribes to and 2) another for your own personal account in Zinio. The Zinio.com account/login is for subscribing to and reading magazines online or delivering those magazines to a Zinio Reader app on your computer or mobile device.

Tip: New users must follow all the steps in "The Basics", in the order presented, to ensure access to the Library's free Zinio magazine collection!

 


How to get Started!

Follow these steps to create your Dayton Metro Library-Zinio account login.

  1. Click or tap the following link to Register & Create Account.
  2. If prompted, enter your Library Card Number or Username and PIN and click or tap Submit.
  3. Click or tap the Create Account! button, enter the required information, and Create Account. An activation link will be sent to your email account.
  4. Click on the Activation Link in your email account to Confirm your account status.
  5. Click on the Login link on the account confirmation screen or come back to this page to login and begin browsing the collection.

 

Returning User? Follow these steps to browse using your Dayton Metro Library-Zinio login and subscribe by creating a free Zinio.com account/login.

Tip: You can directly bookmark the login link for future access! Do NOT use a Zinio app or the Zinio website to browse and subscribe to magazines in the Library's free Zinio magazine collection.

  1. Login with your Dayton Metro Library-Zinio login
  2. Use the available navigation tools to search for and subscribe to the magazine(s) of your choice.
  3. After you select your first magazine in the Dayton Metro Library-Zinio Collection, a second browser window will open to Zinio.com.
              - First-time users: Follow the link to create a free Zinio.com account/login.
              - Returning users: Select the Login link and login using your Zinio.com account info.
  4. After subscribing to a magazine, read it online or deliver it to a Zinio Reader app.

Tip: Use your Zinio.com login to register the app on your device!

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