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Flipster Digital Magazines - Downloading & Using from On & Off Campus

Downloading the Flipster app from OFF CAMPUS

Use the Flipster app, available through the Apple store for Apple devices, and on the Google Play store for Android devices, to download magazines for offline reading.

Follow the instructions below for downloading the app and accessing magazines from your mobile device:

1. From off campus, install the Flipster app on your mobile device.

2. Open the Flipster app.

3. When the Find My Library screen appears, click on SKIP located in the upper right corner of the screen.

4. You will then be brought to Flipster's My Shelf screen.

5. Next, open up the web browser on your mobile device and go to Reynolds Libraries home page at

6. Scroll down the library’s homepage and when you see the Flipster scrolling display click on the Browse All Content button.

7.      When the Virginia’s Community College login screen appears, sign in with your My Reynolds username & MFA (multifactor authentication).

8. You will be taken to the main Flipster screen in your web browser. Still using your web browser, search for or browse for a magazine you are interested in reading. When you find a magazine you want to read, click on the title, magazine cover or the Read This Issue link.

9. When the magazine cover appears, there is a menu (looks like 3 bars/lines) in the upper left corner. Click on the menu and then select Open in App.

10. The Flipster app should open automatically and download the magazine issue from the My Shelf screen. You can now read the magazine using your Flipster app.


If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to contact us! Enjoy!