The SVA Library has an ongoing subscription to Flipster, a digital magazine solution for reading complete digital surrogates of magazines online and via a mobile app. It's available to all SVA students, faculty and staff, and is a great reading option for NYC commuters! This year, some of the titles we subscribe to have changed. Read on for a full list and access instructions!
A mobile view of SVA's Flipster account on an iPhone.

The library subscribes to 35 magazine titles in Flipster:
3x3, 3D World, Animation, Aperture, Art in America, Artforum International, Atlantic, Bitch Magazine, Bon Appetit, Communication Arts, Computer Arts, Creative Quarterly, Dwell, Elephant, Entrepreneur, Fast Company, Film Comment, Forbes, Frame, Games Master, GQ, ImagineFX, Inc., Juxtapoz, National Geographic, Nautilus, New Yorker, NY Review of Books, PAPER, Retro Gamer, Rolling Stone, Sight & Sound, Total Film, Vanity Fair, Wired

To read on your computer, visit the library's A-Z databases list, and click on Flipster. From off-campus, you'll be prompted to login with your MySVA credentials.

To read in the Flipster mobile app, download the app from the Apple App Store or Google Play, and open the app. Then, locate the School of Visual Arts and tap log in. SVA's login credentials can be obtained by emailing

Voila! You're automatically taken to SVA's digital magazine subscriptions. Download the issues you want to read and they'll be saved in the app in My Shelf for future reading. 
A mobile view of the My Shelf feature of the Flipster app on an iPhone.

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