Articles, Magazines & Journal Collection

The Library provides access to a vast amount of information typically found in scholarly and popular journals, magazines, newspapers and other information sources. Most of this information is available electronically, but some is only available in print or on microfiche / microfilm.

Using the Collection

Electronic copies of articles, etc., can be read online and in some cases downloaded. Use your University ID and password for off-campus access. Print and Microfiche / Microforms are on the third floor. To check out materials take items to Book Checkout & Pickup Desk

Types of Information

Types of information found in this collection include:

  • Articles (peer-reviewed, scholarly, popular)
  • Biographies
  • Book and film reviews
  • Encyclopedia and almanacs
  • Maps and atlases
  • Music and audio collections
  • Newspapers and news stories
  • Statistical and numerical data
  • Still and moving image collections

Microfiche / Microfilm

Microfiche and Microfilm contain miniaturized images of pages from printed text such as archival documents, newspapers, magazines, journals, and books which can be read using a special reader.


Microfiche / Microfilm readers that can also scan to USB and print are located on the 3rd Floor.

Contact Information

For subject-specific collection questions, contact a subject Librarian.