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Magazines & Newspapers

subcat under 'Magazines, Newspapers, & Online News Services'

JSTOR Daily (JD)

Free online beta magazine provides insight, commentary and analysis/ideas, research and current events, tapping into the rich library of scholarship of the JSTOR digital library of more than 2,000 academic journals.  Topics move among current events, popular science, trivia, politics, and pop culture.

The Downtown News

The Downtown News is a weekly paper focusing on issues of concern to the downtown Los Angeles community, with excellent coverage of politics, cultural events and real estate activities. Their web site includes an archival section, as well as the current issue.


Ingenta is a database of current article information taken from 17,000 multidisciplinary journals. Ingenta contains brief descriptive information about more than 7,000,000 articles which have appeared since Fall 1988 (coverage varies by title). Note that the Ingenta database only contains citations and abstracts of articles, not the full text.

JSTOR (Early Journal Content)

Journal content published prior to 1923 in the U.S. and prior to 1870 elsewhere, freely available to the public for reading and downloading. Nearly 500,000 articles from more than 200 journals, approximately 6% of the total content on JSTOR. Scroll down search page to see disciplines or publication titles available.