Coronavirus (COVID-19)

We are publishing frequent updates about the impact the Coronavirus outbreak is having on council services, along with health guidance and other key information for residents and businesses.

Get an e-magazine

Download digital magazines for free!

Swindon Libraries have subscribed to over 70 online magazines from RBdigital for our library members. You can enjoy your favourite eMagazines anytime, anywhere and download them to your device to keep for as long as you like.

You will need the following items to get started:

  • An internet connection
  • Your library membership card

You will also need to register and create an account.

You can register on your mobile device by going to your app store and downloading the RBdigital app. Tap the “Register now” link on the app’s main page to create your account in just a few easy steps:

  1. Choose your country
  2. Choose the name of your library - you need to select 'Swindon Borough Council'
  3. Enter the requested library card details and create a memorable username and password
  4. Browse and checkout titles, download to your device and start reading

Alternatively, you can go to the Swindon RBdigital Magazines website via your browser and select 'register' at the top of the page. You will be required to enter the same information as requested above.

You can then browse the collection and find a magazine you want to read. Go to 'start reading' to instantly read your magazine on your computer. The viewer will open in a second window.

For help and further instructions, go to Swindon RBdigital Magazines help website or email:

You may also be interested in the e-book/audio book webpage

Was this information helpful?

Help us improve

Please don't include personal information such as your name and address.