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RB Digital Magazines

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RB Digital provides full-text digital access to a wide collection of magazines, including such popular titles as Esquire, Martha Stewart Living, Us Weekly, National Geographic, Rolling Stone, and The Economist.  

How It Works

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 Kenosha's RB Digital Magazine Collection page.
  2. Select Create New Account, in the top right-hand corner.
  3. Enter your Library Card Number. Then you will be asked to enter your first and last name and your 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. Afterward, 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.

Checking Out Magazines

As soon as you’ve set up your account you can browse the collection and check out magazines right away. The collection is organized with the most popular titles on the first page, then alphabetically after that. You can search for titles in the search box above the titles or filter the list by a particular genre.

To check out a magazine, select the check out icon below the magazine cover on the right. Clicking directly on the magazine cover will bring you to a description page, where you can also select Check Out to add the magazine to your personal collection. Once you’ve checked out a magazine, you can choose to keep browsing or select Start Reading to begin reading your magazine in your browser immediately (be patient while the magazine loads, especially if you are using a slower Internet connection). See below for more reading options.

Email Notifications

You can set up notifications to be sent to your email address when a new issue of your favorite magazine becomes available online. You can do this either by checking “Email me when the next issue is available” when first checking out a magazine to your collection or by selecting individual magazines in the My Preferences section.

  1. Click the account icon in the top right-hand corner of the site and select My Preferences.
  2. In the New Issue Notification section, scroll down the options and click the plus sign to add a magazine to your email notification list. (Some of the magazines in this list are no longer available because of unrenewed subscriptions. Please reference the RB Digital Magazine Collection to see the titles we do currently subscribe to.)
  3. Click Update when finished selecting your favorite magazines.


More Information

For more information and troubleshooting guides, please visit the RB Digital Magazine FAQ page on the Kenosha's RB Digital Magazine Collection site or the Help With RB Digital page on  You can also download a PDF of a more detailed User Guide to setting up your accounts.  If you have any issues with the service or a question not covered in the FAQ, please contact us. 

RB Digital Magazine Title List

The Advocate
Birds & Blooms
Bon Appetit
Chicago Magazine
Cine Premiere Especial
Clean Eating
Cocina Fácil
Conde Nast Traveler
Cook's Country
Cook's Illustrated
Cooking Light Bookazines
The Cottage Journal
Country Living
Country Woman
Diabetes Self-Management
The Economist
ESPN The Magazine
Family Handyman
First for Women
Food Network Magazine
Golf Digest
Good Housekeeping 
HGTV Magazine
Hola! USA En Español
Hot Rod
House Beautiful
In Touch Weekly
Interweave Knits
Kiplinger's Personal Finance
Kung Fu Tai Chi
Marie Claire
McCall's Quilting
Men's Health
Men's Journal
Model Railroader
Mother Jones
Motor Trend
National Enquirer
National Geographic
National Geographic Traveler
The New Yorker
O, The Oprah Magazine
OK! Magazine
Old House Journal
Outdoor Life
Outdoor Photographer
OZ Magazine
Padres e Hijos
Pain-Free Living
PC Magazine
PEOPLE Bookazines
Popular Mechanics
Popular Science
Reader's Digest
Rolling Stone
Runner's World
Simple and Delicious
Smithsonian Magazine
Sound & Vision
Southern Living Bookazines
Star Magazine 
Taste of Home
TIME Bookazines
TIME/LIFE Bookazines
Town & Country
Us Weekly
Vanity Fair
VegNews Magazine
Weight Watchers
Wisconsin Game & Fish
Woman's Day
Woman's World
Women's Health
Woodworker's Journal
Working Mother