E-magazines and E-audiobooks

Explore and read articles from top news, entertainment, lifestyle, and travel magazines, or select an e-audiobook from over 7,000 available titles.

Get Started by Creating an Account

  1. Go to RBdigital E-magazines
  2. Create a new account by clicking/tapping the Create New Account link in the top right corner. You'll be asked to provide your name and email address, and to create a password.
  3. Download the RBdigital app from your devices app store (links below) and login with your new account.

*Apps available for iOS, Android, and Kindle Fire.

Not ready to download the RBdigital app?

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Borrowing Policies:

  • You must be a resident of Des Moines or rural Polk County to use DMPL e-books and e-audiobooks.
  • Up to eight e-audiobooks can be checked out at a time. There is no limit on e-magazine checkouts.
  • E-audiobooks check out for three weeks. E-magazines have no due date.