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Welcome to Finding Periodicals

WELCOME! This guide will help you find periodicals in Alkek Library or online. It will also tell you where to get help if you need it.

 Alkek has a great print and online periodical collection for your research needs. We also have plenty of popular magazines and newspapers for your reading pleasure, available on the 3rd floor. Please join us at the library to study and to relax.

What is a Periodical?

A periodical is a magazine, journal, newspaper, or similar item that comes out periodically, i.e. daily, once a week, monthly.

Periodicals may be available in print, online, or in microfilm or microfiche.

To find a particular title, use the periodical list. Click here for guidance.

Can I check out periodicals?

Most periodicals cannot be checked out.

Exceptions are sometimes made for older bound periodicals, with special permission from a librarian.

A few of our current titles

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