Magazines, Journals, Newspapers on the Web

Do a Google search for "open access journals" and "your field", i.e. "open access journals" and "nursing" will yield numerous hits, many of which are free full text journals.

Ad* Access
This site presents images and database information for over 7,000 advertisements printed in U.S. and Canadian newspapers and magazines between 1911 and 1955. Concentration is on five main subject areas: Radio, Television, Transportation, Beauty and Hygiene, and World War II.

Infotrieve: Article Finder
Access the most powerful Free-To-Search database of scientific, technical, medical, and other scholarly content. Search through 20 million citations and 10 million abstracts from over 30,000 journals. Not a full-text database.

BioMed Central
BioMed Central is an independent publishing house committed to providing immediate free access to peer-reviewed biomedical research. Journals can be searched by title or subject. Many free full-text articles are available.

Directory of Open Access Journals
The Directory of Open Access Journals. This service covers free, full text, quality controlled scientific and scholarly journals. They aim to cover all subjects and languages.

Digital Librarian: Magazines & Journals
Table of contents, abstracts and many free full-text articles available.

Electronic Journals Library
Electronic Journals Library is a service to facilitate the use of scholarly journals on the internet. It offers a fast, structured and unified interface to access free full text articles online.

Electronic Serials
Links to Directories, publications, and other related websites. Some full-text articles are free and other require a subscription.

Electronic Sites of Leading Botany, Plant Biology and Science Journals
These are links to journals in which articles concerning plant biology are published. The sites will almost always have a Tables of Contents available free and may frequently have selected articles, or the entire text online. Some sites are free; others require registration or paid subscriptions.

Free Web Journals
Mostly medical and biological journals with free full text articles.

Google News Archive Search
News archive search provides an easy way to search and explore historical archives. In addition to helping you search, News archive search can automatically create timelines which show selected results from relevant time periods.
Many of these articles are not full text but can be ordered by Penn College students and staff through Document Delivery.

Looksmart: Find Articles
Free full-text articles from hundreds of popular, trade and scholarly journals.

Free Medical Journals
Many full-text articles in science & medicine, including bioethics, environment, sports science and most medical fields. Some full-text is restricted to subscribers but many are available with free registration or completely free without registration.

Some free online full-text articles in the Life Sciences, Medicine, Physical Sciences and Social Sciences.

A list of free online full text journals that are subscribed (green) to by the Library. There also is a list of complimentary (yellow) titles that includes free full text.

Searchalot: International Newspapers Online
Select a country.

Internet Scientific Publications
Internet Scientific Publications LLC is one of the oldest and largest International medical publishing houses on the web. All our articles, reviews, multimedia presentations and case reports are peer-reviewed. It is our goal to remain a leading source for high quality medical information on the Internet." Free full-text articles from science, health & medical internet journals.

James V. Brown Library Catalog
In the "ALL" Box, choose Newspaper Index for topics in the Williamsport Sun Gazette. Also, see the Digital Archives for full-text local newspaper articles from 1837-1903 and full page images of local historical photographs, images and drawings.

Looksmart: Magazines and Journals by Industry and Profession
Many full-text articles in the construction, education, energy, manufacturing, science & technology, service industries (foods) and more.

Making of America
These full- text collections are a collaborative effort between the University of Michigan and Cornell University. They are particularly strong in the subject areas of education, psychology, American history, sociology, religion, and science and technology from the antebellum period through reconstruction. MOA at Cornell University provides access to over 100,000 full-text journal articles and 267 monograph volumes  and University of Michigan's MOA contains approximately 8,500 books and 50,000 journal articles with 19th century imprints. Funding is provided by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.

MedBio World
The largest site for medical & bioscience journals, associations, & databases.  Now, 70% more journals. 22,000 links. Many sites offer free full-text articles but some are available to subscribers only. Check this site when you find a citation in PubMed to see if the article you need is available.

MedBio World: Dentistry & Orthodontics Journals
Many sites offer free full-text articles but some are available to subscribers only. Check this site when you find a citation in PubMed to see if the article you need is available.

National Council for Science and the Environment: Environmental Journals on the Internet
Some full-text articles available; some websites have subject search capabilities.

Complete Table of Contents of over 12,000 Electronic Journals & Newsletters. Some sites are for members only but many free full-text articles are also available.

Newspapers Online
Search for U.S. & International newspapers; college & business newspapers and more. Some sites can be searched by keyword.

Nineteenth Century in Print
This collection, presented by the Library of Congress, comprises books and periodicals published in the United States during the nineteenth century, primarily during the second half of the century. Most of the materials were digitized through the Making of America project, a collaboration of Cornell University and the University of Michigan to preserve textual materials on deteriorating paper and make them accessible electronically. The materials selected illuminate the subject areas of education, psychology, American history, sociology, religion, and science and technology. Also included are volumes of American poetry.

PLoS Biology
PLoS Biology is the premier open-access journal published by the Public Library of Science. Free full-text articles on current biological research.

Search for Business & Media Magazines.  Many full-text articles are available.  Covers such industries as Agriculture, Construction, Electrical, Finance, Government, Health, Marketing, Mining and more.

SocioSite: Electronic Journals & Magazines
Covers sociology, behavioral sciences, anthropology, popular culture, communication, language and more.

Searchalot U.S. Newspapers Online
Select a State.

Time Magazine
Search Time articles from 1923 to  the present, plus view all of the Time covers for these years

Questions or Comments

Judy McConnell, Associate Professor, Librarian, Periodicals and Faculty Outreach

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