Magazines & Newspapers
Notice re Availability of Magazines/Newspapers
Newsweek - digital edition will only be published in 2013. Last print edition published 12/31/12.
Please see a Reference Librarian if you need help accessing this or any other magazine/newspaper online.
Academic OneFile (Gale)
Geared toward older students, faculty, and researchers, contains over 12,000 journals and reference sources, many of which are peer-reviewed and full text. Academic OneFile has extensive coverage of the physical sciences, technology, medicine, social sciences, the arts, theology, literature and more. Academic OneFile also includes some major reference sets including Gale Encyclopedia of Science, Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine, and Encyclopedia of World Biography.
Provides abstracts/citations for CQ Researcher from May 10, 1991 - current.
Business Insights: Essentials (Gale Cengage Learning) (formerly Business & Company Resource Center)
Provides abstracts and limited access to full text of Consumer Reports. It also includes newspapers plus business and trade journals.
Newstand (formerly Custom Newspapers) (Thomson Gale)
InfoTrac Newsstand provides access to more than 1,000 major U.S. regional, national and local newspapers as well as leading titles from around the world. Understand regional viewpoints on issues by searching multiple newspapers. It includes The New York Times (Book Review and Magazine) full-text. Understand regional viewpoints on issues by searching multiple newspapers.
Help Sheet (.pdf)
General OneFile (Gale)
For researchers at all levels, is a general periodical database containing over 12,000 periodicals, newspapers, reference books and multimedia sources, over half of which are full text. The backfile extends nearly 30 years. Subjects include humanities, education, environmental issues, technology, health care, politics and more. In addition General OneFile features 500+ travel guides as well as full-text sports, travel, fashion, gardening, children’s and general interest popular magazines.
Provides abstracts and limited access to full text of Consumer Reports..
Google Books and Magazines
Having undertaken the digitization of books, Google has now turned its attention to magazines. Full text archives, mostly ending in the late 1990s, can be accessed for Life Magazine, New York Magazine, Popular Science, Jet, Ebony, and the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists and more. To search just for magazine articles, go the advanced book search screen and check the "magazines" button.
The Ithaca Journal
The Ithaca Journal is a daily newspaper serving Ithaca, and the surrounding Tompkins County area. This database offers indexing and full-text to the Ithaca Journal from Nov 26, 2002 - present.
The Ithaca Journal is older than The New York Times, tracing its origin to 1815. The Journal's original name was The American Journal. In 1912 The Journal was sold to Frank Gannett. In 1964 The Ithaca Journal was awarded a Pulitzer Prize special citation for meritorious public service. The Ithaca Journal converted to a morning paper in May 1996. While the masthead reads The Ithaca Journal, when the newspaper merged with The Daily News in 1919 the legal name became The Ithaca Journal-News. Daily Circulation: 14,267 Funded by the Tompkins County Public Library
National Newspaper Index (Thomson Gale)
This database includes citations and abstracts for The New York Times , The Wall Street Journal, The Christian Science Monitor, Los Angeles Times and The Washington Post from 1977 to present. None of the article citations that you find in this database are full-text. If you find a citation to an article and your library does not own it in another form, they can interlibrary loan it from another institution.
New York State Newspapers (Thomson Gale)
This full-text newspaper database includes the following NYS publications: Buffalo News, Herald American (Syracuse), Herald-Journal (Syracuse), Indian County Today (Oneida), New York Observer, New York Post, New York Times (also Magazine and Book Review), Newsday (Melville), Post-Standard (Syracuse), Post-Star (Glen Falls), Times Herald-Record (Middletown), Times Union (Albany), and Watertown Daily Times.
OmniFile Full Text (EBSCO)
Database provides access to the full text of articles from approximately 2,700 publications from a number of disciplines including science, the arts, education, humanities, law, business, ethnic studies, media studies, women’s studies, history, and more.
Searchasaurus Kids’ Search (EBSCO) Help (PDF)
A colorful kid-friendly menu that allows kids to search Primary Search Magazines, Encyclopedia of Animals, General Encyclopedia, and American Heritage Children's Dictionary.
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- Available in the Library or from home with a TCPL card.
- Funded by NOVEL, an electronic resource access project that enables libraries across New York State to give their communities online access to the full text of hundreds of journals, newspapers and other references.
- Funded by the Finger Lakes Library System.
- Funded with RBDB funds through the South Central Regional Library Council
- In-Library Use - Accessible from Library computers only