Free magazines

Download digital copies of magazines for free from your computer, smartphone or tablet using the RB Digital App

How to sign up 

  • Have your library card number ready.  If you're not a member, you'll need to join a library.
  • Visit your app store and search for RB Digital (RB Digital is available for Apple and Android devices)
  • Find Plymouth Library Services UK in the list of libraries 
  • Enter your library card number and set up a username and password. 
  • Select the magazine you want to read and checkout to download 

Magazines can be kept for as long as you like. 

Getting started and help guides are available on the RBDigital website or email for more information and help.

Titles available

Back issues of titles are also available. 

From 2 April 2019

  • 25 Beautiful Homes
  • Amateur Photographer
  • Astronomy
  • Auto Express
  • BBC Countryfile Magazine
  • BBC Gardeners' World
  • BBC Good Food Magazine
  • BBC History Magazine
  • British GQ
  • Computer Shopper
  • Cosmopolitan UK
  • Digital Camera World
  • Good Housekeeping UK
  • Health & Fitness
  • HELLO! magazine
  • Ideal Home
  • Kitchen Garden
  • Marie Claire - UK
  • Men's Fitness UK
  • National Geographic Magazine - UK
  • New Scientist International Edition
  • New Yorker, The
  • Newsweek Europe
  • Popular Science
  • Q Magazine
  • Railway Magazine, The
  • SFX
  • Simply Crochet
  • Simply Knitting
  • Storytime
  • Total Film
  • TV Times
  • Wanderlust
  • Webuser
  • Woman
  • Woman & Home
  • Woman's Own
  • Women's Health UK

The titles available will sometimes change due to licensing issues.