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Magazines & Newspapers

Full-text local and regional news articles by the Daily World staff from 1-20-05 to the present.

Explore and stay informed on local and national topics, people, and events in areas such as business, health, education, jobs and careers, political and social issues and more.  Features a wide variety of credible, vetted news sources spanning the U.S., including Seattle Times Collection.

Local and regional news articles from the Centralia Chronicle, 10-31-2002 to the present.

Weekly newspaper for Washington's Long Beach peninsula, 8/5/2002 to the present.

Consumer Reports magazine website with buying guides, professional reviews, and user ratings.(Consumer Reports Tutorial).

Quickly access articles from a database of scholarly journals and other trusted periodicals. Best for academic research.

Access general interest magazines and key serials in a single resource. Best for general research.

Access articles from the New York Times (East Coast Late Edition, through ProQuest).  Full-text available June 1, 1980 - present.

Newspapers from across the US, WA (Seattle Times, News Tribune, etc.) and our local area (Chinook Observer, Chronicle, Daily World, Olympian & Vidette). (NewsBank Tutorial)

Historical archives of international, national and local newspapers. **As of October 1, 2023, due to a 100%+ price increase ($12,000 to $25,000) by the vendor, the collection will be limited to Washington State newspapers. We apologize for any inconvenience. 

WSL's newspaper collection includes current issues on paper (125+ titles) and historic newspapers on microfilm (over 50,000 reels of newspapers dating from the 1850s to the present). There are more research options through subscription newspaper databases. Some of these online databases, like the historical Olympian archives, are not accessible if you are in a TRL building. To access the online databases at the WSL or from home, you must get an e-card from the WSL (available to any WA resident).

Search more than 15 years of Washington state history with the The Olympian Collection. Coverage from 2001 through today, including full-text, web-only content and full color image edition (8/9/18-current).

Read thousands of digital magazine titles and single topic issues.  Mobile access will be through the Libby app, either downloaded to your device or used in a web browser. (The rbdigital platform was retired on March 31, 2021).

Get access to more than 7,000 of the world’s top newspapers and magazines. Find content from over 120 countries in 60 different languages. Read online or download. Save publications to read later, listen to content out loud, and instantly translate up to 19 different languages. Newspapers include up to 3 months of back coverage. (PressReader Help) (Press Reader Tutorial)

Explore Seattle history through local news, events, and people with Seattle Times Collection. Search current and archived issues with full-color newspaper pages, full-text articles and content only published online. 1985-current (image version from 2018-current).

Full-text coverage of 10 major national newspapers from the 1980's to the present, including The New York Times, Los Angeles Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, and the Chicago Tribune.

Access USAToday (via NewsBank). Includes Image Edition (2006-current) and Text Edition (1987-current).

Weekly newspaper serving east Grays Harbor County 8/23/2007 to 03/23/2020.

Access point for the Washington State Newspaper collection from NewsBank content. Includes local TRL area papers, The Seattle Times, Tacoma News Tribune, and many other sources.