Magazine Articles

Title Description Use @ home?
Academic Search Premier
Articles from thousands of magazines/journals, covering all topics. Tutorial.
Yes
Business Source Premier
Articles, market research, industry/country/company reports and profiles, SWOT analyses.
Yes
Ebsco Explora
NEW: Updated interface allows simultaneous searching of MasterFile Premier, Academic Search Premier, Business Source Premier and ERIC, with additional browsing tools. | Tutorial
Yes
ERIC (EbscoHost)
NEW: Education research. Similar to the FirstSearch version of ERIC, but using the EbscoHost search interface. The ERIC website may have more recent sources.
Yes
ERIC (FirstSearch)

Education research. The ERIC website may have more recent sources. Tutorial.

Yes
Flipster
Selected popular magazines you can read online from your computer or tablet. | Help
Yes
General OneFile
Articles from thousands of magazines/journals, covering all topics. | Search Tips
Yes
Lexis Nexis Library Express
Legal sources (federal/state statutes/cases), business directories, news/magazine/journal articles and much more. Directory listings can be downloaded for mailing/contact lists.  Note: Legal material is only available in the library.
Yes
MasterFILE Premier
Magazine, journal and reference articles on all topics. Includes Consumer Reports issues. Tutorial.
Yes
National Geographic
Full-text issues of National Geographic (1880- ) and  National Geographic Traveler (2010- ).  Hundreds of maps, videos and images.
Yes
National Geographic Kids
Pictures, books and magazine articles about animals, science, history, cultures, the environment and more.
Yes
Newspaper & Magazine Lookup
Go beyond Zinio & Flipster with these instructions for browsing through issues of thousands of magazines available through the library's magazine & newspaper article databases. (To search for articles across multiple publications, use the Quick Article search on the Research > Databases page, or visit the search pages for specific magazine newspaper databases.)
Yes
Opposing Viewpoints in Context
Pro/con articles on major issues:  gun control, drug legalization, immigration, etc. Especially useful for debate preparation, gaining context for election issues, etc.
Yes
Readers' Guide Retrospective: 1890-1980
Historical index for magazine and journal articles.
Yes
Student Resources in Context
Magazine, news and reference articles for middle school through undergraduate. Covers science, literature, history, social sciences, arts, etc.
Yes
Zinio
Over 100 popular magazines you can read online from your computer or tablet. Arlington Heights Cardholders Only | Quick Tips
Yes
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6.012 Patron-Generated Content

04/27/2011
The Library offers various venues in which patrons can contribute content that is accessible to the public.  These include, but are not limited to, blogs, reviews, forums, and social tagging on the Library’s website and catalog.  Any instance in which a patron posts written or recorded content to any of the Library’s venues that are accessible to the public is considered “patron-generated content” and is subject to this policy.
 
By contributing patron-generated content, patrons grant the Library an irrevocable, royalty-free, worldwide, perpetual right and license to use, copy, modify, display, archive, distribute, reproduce and create derivative works based upon that content.
 
By submitting patron-generated content, patrons warrant they are the sole authors or that they have obtained all necessary permission associated with copyrights and trademarks to submit such content.
 
Patrons are liable for the opinions expressed and the accuracy of the information contained in the content they submit.  The Library assumes no responsibility for such content.
 
The Library reserves the right not to post submitted content or to remove patron-generated content for any reason, including but not limited to:
 
  • content that is profane, obscene, or pornographic;
 
  • content that is abusive, discriminatory or hateful on account of race, national origin, religion, age, gender, disability, or sexual orientation;
 
  • content that contains threats, personal attacks, or harassment;
 
  • content that contains solicitations or advertisements;
 
  • content that is invasive of another person’s privacy;
 
  • content that is unrelated to the discussion or venue in which it is posted;
 
  • content that is in violation of the Library’s Code of Conduct or any other Library policy