Magazines and Newspapers

Here is a list of our magazine and newspaper subscriptions, including how long we keep back issues. Most magazines and newspapers may be checked out.

With our library card, you may also read 28 popular magazines through Flipster. Read online or download them to a tablet. Current and back issues available.

We have included links to the magazine and newspaper websites for your convenience. These websites sometimes help identify articles that readers seek. Content varies greatly. We have no passwords for premium content.

To find a magazine article online, try one of our online magazine databases.

See our magazine list by subject here.

Alphabetical List:

A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | Y | Z

Allergic Living Winter 2018-Current

American Girl (Youth Services)  Current two years

Animation Magazine (Young Adult) September/October 2018-Current
Architectural Digest Current two years

Ask (Youth Services) Current two years

Atlantic Current two years, 1982 – 2002 (MFCH)

Auto Restorer May 2018-Current

Aviation Week & Space Technology  1982 – 1986 (MFCH)



Barron’s Current year

Better Homes and Gardens Current two years

Better Investing Current two years

Bicycling Current two years

Bloomberg Businessweek  Current two years, 1970-2002 (MFCH)

Bon Appetit Current two years

Booklist Current two years, Sept 1, 1982 – 2002 (MFCH)

Bottom Line Personal Current two years

Boy’s Life (Youth Services)  Current year

Car and Driver Current two years

Chicago Current two years

Chicago Consumer’s Checkbook Current four years

Chicago History 1994 – 2010, Sum 2011, Spring 2012

Chicago Sun-Times Current two months

Chicago Tribune Current four months, 1972 – 2003 (MFLM)

Chicago Tribune Books Online only

Chicago Tribune Magazine   1972 – 2003 (MFLM)

Chicagoland Gardening Current two years

Classic Motor Sports May 2018-Current

Clean Eating Current three years

Conde Nast Traveler  Current two years

Collectible Automobile June 2018-Current

Consumer Reports Current three years,1982-2003 (MFCH)

Consumer Reports Buying Guide  Current three years

Cooking Light Current two years

Cook’s Illustrated Current three years

Country Living Current two years

Crain’s Chicago Business Current three years

Crain’s Chicago Business-Book of Lists 2002 – Current

Current Biography 1940 – Current

Cycle World Current two years

Discover October 1986-2000 (MFCH)

Discovery Girls (Youth Services)  Sep/Oct 2016-Sum 2017

Disney Princess (Youth Services)  Current two years

Do It Yourself  Current three years

Doings Current three years

Dwell Current two years

Eating Well Current two years

Economist Current two years

Elle Decor Current two years

Esquire Current two years

Family Circle Current two years

Family Fun (Youth Services)  Current two years

Family Handyman Current two years

Financial Times Current three months

Fine Gardening Current three years

Fine Homebuilding Current eight years

Fine Woodworking Current eight years

Food and Wine Current two years

Food Network Magazine Current two years

Forbes Current two years, 1982 – 2002 (MFCH)

Fortune Current two years, 1982 – 2002 (MFCH)

Frozen: The Official Magazine (Youth Services) September/October 2016-

Game Informer (Young Adult) Current year only

Girls World (Youth Services) October 2017-Current

Glamour Current two years

Golf Digest Current two years

Good Housekeeping Current two years

Harper’s Magazine 1982 – 2002 (MFCH)

Harvard Business Review Current two years

Health Current two years

HGTV Magazine Current two years

Hemmings Classic Car May 2018-Current

Highlights High Five (Youth Services) Current year

Historic Illinois 1994 – 2011

History Magazine Current three years

Horn Book Magazine (Youth Services) Current three years

House Beautiful Current two years

ID-Ideas and Discoveries 2017 to current

Illinois Heritage Online only

InStyle Current two years

Investor’s Business Daily Current three months

J-14 (Young Adult) May 2016-

Junior Baseball (Youth Services)  Current two years

Kiplinger’s Personal Finance Current two years

Lego Club Magazine (Youth Services)  Jan/Feb 2016-Jan/Feb 2017

Lego Club Jr. Magazine (Youth Services)  Jan-Sep/Oct 2016

Lego Life Magazine (Youth Services) Mar/May 2017 to Current

Library Journal Current two years

LibrarySparks (Youth Services) 2015-April 2016

Linn’s Stamp News Current two years (Special Monthly Issues Only)

Living Museum Current issue only

Lutheran Witness Current issue only

MAD (Young Adult) Current three years

Mailbox: Preschool (Youth Services) 2015-2016

Make: (Young Adult) December 2016/January 2017-Current

Martha Stewart Living Current two years

Marvel Ultimate Spider-Man (Youth Services) Current year

Men’s Journal Current two years

Midwest Living Current two years

Money Current two years

Mother Earth Living  Current two years

Mother Jones Current two years

Motor Trend Current two years

Muse (Youth Services) August 2016-March 2017

Nation Current two years, 1982 – 2001 (MFCH)

National Geographic  Current five years

National Geographic History November/December 2016-Current

National Geographic Kids (Youth Services) Current two years

National Geographic Traveler Current two years

National Review Current two years, 1978 – 2002 (MFCH)

New Republic 1982 – 2002 (MFCH)

New York Review of Books Current three years

New York Times Current three months, 1990 – 2003 (MFLM)

New York Times Book Review Current four years

New York Times Magazine Current two years

New Yorker Current two years

Newsweek 1970-2003(MFCH)

Nutrition Action Health Letter Current three years

O: The Oprah Magazine Current two years

Old Cars Weekly April 19,2018-Current

Old House Journal Current three years

Outside Current two years


Parents (Youth Services)  Current year

People Current two years

Popular Mechanics  Current two years, 1982-2002 (MFCH)

Popular Science  Current two years, 1982-1999 (MFCH)

Prevention  Current two years

Publishers Weekly September 17, 2018-Current

Rachael Ray Every Day Current two years

Ranger Rick (Youth Services) Current year

Readers Digest Large Print December 2017/January 2018-Current

Real Simple Current two years

Redbook Current two years

Road Scholar Current issues

Rolling Stone Current two years

Rotarian Current issue only

Runner’s World Current two years

School Library Journal (Youth Services) Current four years

Science News 1982 – 2002 (MFCH)

Scientific American Current two years, 1982 – 2002 (MFCH)

Seventeen (Young Adult) Current year

Shape Current two years

Sierra  Current two years

Smithsonian Current two years

Southern Living Current two years

Sports Illustrated Current two years, 1982 – 2002 (MFCH)

Sports Illustrated for Kids (Youth Services) Current year

Suburban Life Current 4 months, 1976 – Current (MFLM)

Sunset Current two years

Teen Vogue (Young Adult) Current year

This Old House Current three years

Thomas & Friends (Youth Services) Current two years

Tiger Beat (Young Adult) July/August 2017-Current

Time Current two years, 1960 – 2002 (MFCH)

Town & Country Current two years

Traditional Home Current two years

Tufts University Health & Nutrition Letter Current three years

U.S News & World Report   1970 – 2002 (MFCH)

US Weekly Current two years

Value Line Current three months

Value Line Investment Survey Current six months

VegNews November/December 2017-Current

Vegetarian Today February 2017-June 2017

Vital Speeches of the Day  1982 – October 1, 2002 (MFCH)

Vogue Current two years

Vogue Knitting Current three years

VOYA (Young Adult) Current one year

Wall Street Journal Current four months

Web MD  Current two years

The Week  Current two years

Weight Watchers Magazine – Current two years

Western Springs Citizen 5/10/1913 – 1975(MFLM)

West Suburban Living Current year

Wired Current two years

Yoga Journal Current two years