How do I find information in magazines, journals, or newspapers?

"Periodicals" are publications that come out on a regular schedule (magazines, journals, newspapers).

You should be aware that the ACC Library subscribes to many online periodical indexes, i.e., databases, that are restricted to use by ACC students and employees. If used from off-campus you must log in using your ACCeID.

For background information on using periodicals, look at the study guide Finding Periodical Articles.

There are many resources to help you find information in magazines, journals and newspapers. The links below will help to get you started on your search:

Find Articles
Our brief introduction to finding periodical information in the library.

Subject Guides to Resources
Find periodicals and other resources by subject.

ACC Periodical Locations
Search for titles available in the ACC libraries.

E-Journal Finder
Browse through titles available in electronic databases.

Web Periodicals
A guide to web periodicals

Magazines vs. Journals
Learn about the differences between magazines and journals.