Magazines

Want to know if we have a magazine or journal? Search the library’s entire periodical collection at once to find magazines and journals in print and electronic formats, with access to full-text material.

Digital magazine apps

Borrow magazines and newspapers with apps available for all of your devices.

  • Flipster: 29 current subscriptions to popular magazines.
  • PressReader: Access more than 7,000 publications from around the world, in their original language and format.

Newspapers

Available through the library digitally:

  • Chicago Sun-Times: Full-text coverage from 1986 to present.
  • Chicago Tribune Current: Full-text coverage from 1849 to present.
  • Chicago Tribune Historical Extra! Edition: Full- text with PDFs of the pages from the original papers from 1851 to 2004.
  • The New York Times: Find breaking news, multimedia, reviews and opinion on Washington, business, sports, movies, travel, books, jobs, education, real estate, and more. You must be 13 years or older to use this service. Users under 18 need parent or legal guardian permission to sign up.
  • NewsBank Chicago: Search multiple Chicagoland newspapers at the same time, including Chicago Sun-Times, Daily Herald, and Oak Leaves.
  • Newspaper Source Plus: Full-text collection of major news content, including newspapers, magazines, newswires, and news transcripts of television and radio.
  • NewspaperARCHIVE: Access to historical issues of hundreds of Illinois newspapers, including Oak Leaves (1902-1977), with searchable articles, advertisements, editorials, classified ads, and obituaries.
  • Oak Leaves: Full-text articles from this weekly local paper from 1995 to present.
  • PressReader: Access more than 7,000 publications from around the world, in their original language and format.
  • Wednesday Journal of Oak Park: Full-text articles from this weekly local paper from 2001 to present.

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