Digital Magazines Available from APL

Did you know our two popular digital content apps also have a huge selection of magazines available to download or stream to your computer, tablet or phone?


The Alaska Digital Library has over 3,000 popular magazine titles, including top titles like:

  • Us Weekly
  • National Geographic
  • Good Housekeeping
  • The New Yorker
  • Rolling Stone
  • Kiplinger's Personal Finance

All magazines are available on-demand with no holds needed and no checkout limits. Just like with other titles on Libby, you can choose a 7, 14, or 21-day checkout for each title.

You must be logged in to the Libby app or Alaska Digital Library with your Anchorage Public Library card in order to see the magazine selection.


Hoopla offers access to current and recent issues of popular and in-demand magazines with a single hoopla borrow through BingePass. Your checkout gives you unlimited access to all magazines for 7 days and counts as 1 of your 8 monthly checkouts from Hoopla. Hoopla is always changing and updating their content, but current titles include:

  • Billboard
  • American Scientist
  • Country Living
  • Reader's Digest
  • The Hollywood Reporter
  • Car and Driver

Go to BingePasses in the browsing menu in Hoopla to checkout the magazine BingePass. Hoopla is not available to temporary or unverified cardholders or patrons with Anchorage School District cards.