Newspapers & Magazines

New Archive! (library card needed)
We now offer access to the Wisconsin Collection. You can discover the stories of the past with, the world’s largest online newspaper archive. You’ll need your library card to use the archive.

Looking for information for a school assignment or articles on a particular topic?

Magazine Articles/MAS Complete (BadgerLink)
Searchable, full-text access to more than 25 databases of magazines, journals, images and reference resources covering education, health, business and general areas of interest.  Includes over 11,000 full-text magazine and journal subscriptions.

Newspaper Source Plus (BadgerLink)
Provides access to over 1,500 newspapers and newswires including nine Wisconsin newspapers.  Also featured in the database are more than 601,300 television and radio news transcripts, videos and podcasts.

Archive of Wisconsin Newspapers (BadgerLink)
A service of the Wisconsin Newspaper Association, the site provides access to the daily and weekly newspapers in Wisconsin from 2005 to 90 days ago.
Now available! Historical newspapers archive from the 1700s – 2000s, containing thousands of well-known regional, state, and small local newspapers the United States and other countries.

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MasterFILE Complete
Designed specifically for a broad audience, this database provides full-text for more than 2,300 magazines and journals, 870 full-text reference books, and more than 73,000 full-text primary source documents.

Academic Search Premier
Designed for academic institutions, this database offers information on nearly every area of academic study including computer science, physics, arts & literature, and many more.

Looking for Current Newspapers?

U.S. Newsstream
Current and archival to 1980s U.S. news featuring key national and regional sources including The New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, Boston Globe, Newsday, and Chicago Tribune as well as over 80 Gannett titles.

Learn how to find a national publication by title here: Finding publications by title in U.S. Newsstream instructions.

Looking for Wisconsin Newspapers in BadgerLink?

A full title list of Wisconsin newspapers is available here: Wisconsin Newspapers in BadgerLink Title List (includes titles from U.S. Newsstream, Archive of Wisconsin Newspapers, and Library Edition World Collection).

  • Daily updates and same day publication access to over 250 titles
  • Includes newswires, news journals, television and radio transcripts, blogs, podcasts, and digital-only websites.