Borrowing Magazines

Digital magazines are instantly available for BPL members—no waiting ever. Select from thousands of popular titles that you can stream or download—there's no limit to how many you can borrow at the same time.

NEW starting Jan 19, read current and back issues of your favourite magazines through OverDrive, now offered along with our largest selection of online eBooks and eAudiobooks.

Read magazines on your device or computer:

  • Borrow & Download to read offline through the Libby app
  • Borrow & Stream through the OverDrive app or on your desktop/laptop computer.
    • OverDrive app users: You must sign into your OverDrive account to stream magazines. Borrowed magazines do not appear in your bookshelf.

Loan period:

  • 21 days, unless you choose to borrow for 7 or 14 days
  • Digital magazines will no longer stay on your device indefinitely.

Until March 31, you can borrow back issues through RB Digital. eMagazines are also available through PressReader. Please visit your device app store to install the Libby, OverDrive, and PressReader apps.

To borrow physical magazines:

  • Call 905.639.3611 during open hours and we’ll place a hold on the issues you would like. Please have your library card number ready.
  • See what's available in our catalogue through the link below. Magazines can be borrowed for 3 weeks.

OverDrive digital magazines

PressReader digital magazines

RB Digital – back issues only until Mar 31

Magazines in our print collection

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