Magazines, Journals & Newspapers



Academic Search Complete

Articles from thousands of magazines/journals, covering all topics. 

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Access Newspaper Archive

Historical access to scanned pages from hundreds of newspapers. Coverage varies by paper. Includes the Daily Herald, 1901-present. [Note: and Access Newspaper Archive both cover different sets of newspapers, with some overlap.]

AHML Online Newsstand

NEW: A single page for quick access to the library's online magazine and newspaper collections. 

America's Newspapers (Chicagoland Edition)

NOTE: Replaced by Newsbank's new, more comprehensive Chicago Community Collection database.

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America's Obituaries & Death Notices

This product has been replaced by the new, larger HeritageHub database, also from Newsbank.

From newspapers across the U.S. Note: Chicago Tribune obituaries are in ProQuest Newsstand/Global Newsstream.

Arlington Day

Local daily newspaper Covers January 1966 to June 1970.


Black Life in America

NEW: The experience and impact of African Americans as recorded by the news media, 1704 to today.

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Chicago Community Collection

NEW:  From Newsbank. Replaces "America's News--Chicagoland Edition," with increased coverage and more full-image titles. Includes full-image content from the Chicago Sun-Times and Daily Herald.

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Chicago Sun-Times

Articles from 1/1/86-present. Approximately three months' daily issues are also available via PressReader.

Chicago Tribune (via ProQuest)

Search the complete text of The Chicago Tribune from 1849-present. The most recent four days' daily issues are also available via PressReader. Now features additional full-image content from 1997-2011 and increased searching of online articles. Additional full-page-image access (similar  to microfilm) for articles from 2008-3 months ago available through Proquest Recent Newspapers.

Chicago Tribune Historical Archives: Selected

No longer available. HeritageHub includes all obituaries & death noticies previously contained in this product. Use Proquest Chicago Tribune for historical article searching.


Daily Herald (via Newsbank)

Articles from 2/23/1995-present. For historical articles (1901-present) search the Arlington Heights listings in the Access Newspaper Archive.


Daily Herald (via Proquest)

Articles from 2/23/1997-present. For historical articles (1901-present) search the Arlington Heights listings in the Access Newspaper Archive.

Daily Herald--Full Image (via Newsbank)

NEW:  Full-image (full-page) version of the Daily Herald, 2/22/21- .


Ebsco Explora

Updated interface allows simultaneous searching of MasterFile PremierAcademic Search PremierBusiness Source Premier and ERIC, with additional browsing tools.

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Economist Magazine (via Gale)

Full text (no images/PDF) of one of the world's leading business, finance and news magazines.
NOTE: After February 1, The Economist will no longer be available via Libby Magazines. Use Gale to browse full-text articles.

ERIC (FirstSearch)

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

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Selected popular magazines you can read online from your computer or tablet.

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Gale Academic OneFile

Millions of articles from scholarly journals and other authoritative sources—including thousands of podcasts and transcripts.

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Gale General OneFile

Articles from thousands of magazines/journals, covering all topics.

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Gale in Context: Elementary

Articles from magazines, newspapers and reference sources to help students with projects and exploring their own interests.

Gale in Context: Global Issues

Covers news, global viewpoints, reference, country information, primary source documents, videos, statistics and more.

Gale in Context: High School

Magazine, news and reference articles for middle school through undergraduate. Covers science, literature, history, social sciences, arts, etc.

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Gale in Context: Opposing Viewpoints

Pro/con articles on major issues:  gun control, drug legalization, immigration, etc. Especially useful for debate preparation, gaining context for election issues, etc.

Gale OneFile: Contemporary Women's Issues

Current full text and pertinent backfile content covering topics including civil rights, health, education, professional development, and entrepreneurship.

Gale OneFile: Educator's Reference Complete

Provides full text for titles in the ERIC database and covers multiple levels of education from preschool to college, and every educational specialty

Gale OneFile: Informe Académico

Articles from wide range of full-text Spanish- and Portuguese-language scholarly journals and magazines both from and about Latin America.

Gale OneFile: News

Provides access to major U.S. regional, national, and local newspapers, as well as leading titles from around the world. It also includes thousands of images, radio, and TV broadcasts and transcripts.

Gale PowerSearch

Search multiple Gale "OneFile" (e.g., General, Academic, News, Health & Medicine, etc.) and "In Context" databases (Opposing Viewpoints, High School, Global Issues, etc.) simultaneously, along with Gale eBooks. Includes a powerful Subject Guide Search tool to retrieve more precise results.