Magazines, Newspapers, and Journals


EBSCO Explora: Public Library
Don't know where to start? Use Explora: Public Libraries to search across several magazine, newspaper and journal databases at the same time, including Academic Search Complete, ERIC, Health Source - Consumer Edition, Literary Reference Center, MAS Ultra - School Edition, MasterFILE Premier, Middle Search Plus, Professional Development Collection, Teacher Reference Center, Texas Reference Center, TOPICsearch and Vocational and Career Collection.

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New York Times
Enjoy one of America's premiere newspapers for free on any computer or at the library. Access articles from 1851 to today, along with videos and company data. 

Magazine Resources


MasterFILE Complete
Articles on nearly all subjects including general reference, business, health, and much more from more than 1,900 general periodicals, reference and travel books, biographies and primary source documents.

The Serials Directory
Information on nearly 212,000 U.S. and international serials, including newspapers. Data from nearly 108,235 publishers worldwide includes e-mail and Internet addresses.

Newspaper Resources


Newspaper Source Plus
Full text of national and regional U.S. newspapers, international newspapers, newswires. Coverage includes everything except obituaries, sports tables, ads / classifieds, stock prices and weather.

Regional Business News
Incorporates coverage of more than 80 regional business publications covering all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States.

Journal Resources

The Irving Library has many more journal databases in the collection. The two resources listed on this page offer a wide variety of topics. For topic-specialized journals, please visit the other Research by Subject pages.


Academic Search Complete
A comprehensive, scholarly, multidisciplinary full-text database, with more than 6,100 full-text periodicals, including more than 5,100 peer-reviewed journals.

Directory of Open Access Journals
Searchable directory of free, full text, quality-controlled scientific and scholarly journals.



Irving Rambler
This weekly local newspaper’s website provides full-text PDF copies of issues going back to 2004 by paid subscription.