eMagazines available through:

Digital Library of IllinoisFlipster eMagazines space


Love reading magazines? You can read the full-color, cover-to-cover issues as soon as they’re available–no waiting. Access to back issues is also available. Digital Library of Illinois and Flipster offer popular titles digitally that you can read on your phone, tablet, or computer. Apps are available for both services for iOS, Android, and Kindle Fire (for Digital Library of Illinois, download the Libby or OverDrive apps). Please note that you must have a valid Elmhurst Public Library card to use these services.

Digital Library of Illinois

Access Digital Library of Illinois by clicking Sign in, picking your library, and entering your library card number and PIN. Check out OverDrive’s Getting Started Guide.


Access Flipster with your library card number and start reading! Check out Flipster’s Getting Started Guide or FAQs.


Why does EPL offer two different services for online magazines?

Digital Library of Illinois offers over 3,000 magazine titles. Flipster offers additional titles frequently sought by our patrons, but not available through Digital Library of Illinois, such as The Atlantic.

Questions, comments, or title suggestions? Contact us at (630) 279-8696 or reference@elmlib.org