Magazines & Newspapers

Academic Search Complete

A multidisciplinary database for undergraduates providing full-text access to scholarly articles from academic and general interest journals. The majority are peer-reviewed.

Access Broadcast Transcripts

Search for radio and television broadcast transcripts from CBS, CNBC, CNN, FOX News, MSNBC, NBC, NPR, and more. The database also includes Congressional Quarterly Transcriptions.

Access Newswires

Search the Associated Press (AP) and other major newswire services.


Over 800 journals from China, spanning more than 40 subject areas -- the most widely read Chinese-language periodicals. Topics range from business and economics to family, fashion, entertainment, film, and travel. Also includes academic journals, English-language titles published in China, trade journals, and more. All are updated continuously to correspond with the print editions, and many have extensive backlists available.

Gale Directory of Publications and Broadcast Media (e-book)

A guide to print and online publications and broadcasting stations worldwide, including newspapers, magazines, journals, radio stations, television stations, and cable systems.

MAS Ultra - School Edition

Designed specifically for high school students, this database contains full text articles from popular high school relevant magazines, biographical articles, and primary source documents. It includes a large selection of reference books and an Image Collection with photos, maps, and flags. All full-text articles are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles).

MasterFILE Complete

A searchable database of popular and academic magazine and newspaper articles, reference materials, and primary sources covering business, education, health, science, and more. 

New York Times (1851-2010) (e-newspaper)

A full-image archive that brings you the entire historical run of The New York Times since 1851. This historical newspaper provides genealogists, researchers, and scholars with online, easily-searchable first-hand accounts and coverage of the politics, society, and events of the times.

Newspaper Source Plus (e-newspaper)

The database contains comprehensive full text for major national and international newspapers such as:

  • Christian Science Monitor
  • San Francisco Chronicle
  • The Sydney Morning Herald (Australia)
  • The Times (UK)
  • Toronto Star
  • USA Today
  • The Washington Post
  • The Washington Times (DC)
  • The Philadelphia Inquirer
  • Houston Chronicle
  • Star Tribune (Minneapolis) 

In addition, Newspaper Source Plus features television and radio news transcripts, videos & podcasts, including: ABC News, CBS News, CNBC, CNN, FOX News, MSNBC, National Public Radio, PBS, and more.

Sacramento Bee (e-newspaper)

Full-text articles from the Sacramento Bee daily newspaper (1984-current).

San Jose Mercury News (1985 - Current) (e-newspaper)

Search full-text articles on local news, issues, events, people, and much more. Updated daily, the San Jose Mercury News includes obituaries, editorials, announcements, sports, real estate, and other sections.

San Jose Mercury News (ProQuest Digital Microfilm) (2009 - 3 months ago) (e-newspaper)

An alternative version of the San Jose Mercury News providing a digital page view presented in the original layout from 2009 to present. Browse by date and page number and print full pages including graphics, advertisement and other features.

San Jose Mercury News Historical Archive (1886-1922) (e-newspaper)

Find full-text articles on local news, issues, events, people, and much more from archived issues of The San Jose Mercury News.

Serials Solutions A-Z

Search Serials Solutions for a specific journal, magazine or newspaper by title or subject. A simple search covers Santa Clara County Library's electronic and print periodical collections.

Zinio (e-magazine)

View the complete full-color digital copy of your favorite magazines. To get started, read our instructions and checkout our FAQ section.