Magazines & Newspapers
Academic Search Premier (EBSCOhost)
Full-text articles in all subject areas from all types of magazines and newspapers including scholarly publications.
Area Newspapers (website)
Contact information and links to Mahoning, Columbiana, Trumbull, western PA, and other Ohio newspapers.
Chronicling America – Historic American Newspapers (website)
Search and read newspapers from 1836-1922 and find information about American newspapers from 1690-present. Includes the Mahoning Dispatch (10/2/1908-9/30/1921).
Consumer Reports – MasterFile Premier (EBSCO)
Full text access to Consumer Reports magazine from 1991 onward.
Fake News, Misinformation & Propaganda (website)
Check the resources linked here to learn how to detect fact news and become media smart.
General OneFile (Gale)
A one-stop source for news and periodical articles on a wide range of topics across all subject disciplines. Millions of full-text articles. Updated daily.
Google Newspaper Archive (website)
From 2008-2011, Google, in partnership with a number of North American newspapers, ProQuest and Heritage, digitized printed newspapers, including Youngstown’s Vindicator from 1869-2009.
JSTOR Early Journal Content (website)
This resource provides free full-text access to nearly 500,000 public domain journal articles. These are articles published in the United States before 1920 and published internationally prior to 1870.
Magazine/Newspaper Holdings (website)
Lists all magazines and newspapers owned by the Public Library of Youngstown & Mahoning County, including format – print, microfilm, microfiche, or online.
MasterFile Premier (EBSCO)
Designed specifically for public libraries, this multidisciplinary database provides full text of magazines, reference books, biographies, and primary source documents, plus an Image Collection of photos, maps and flags.
National Geographic Virtual Library (Gale)
This resource brings together a complete archive of National Geographic magazine — every page of every issue from 1888 to the present — along with a cross-searchable collection of National Geographic books, maps, images and videos.
New York Times Archives (1851-Present) (website)
Search the entire archives of the New York Times. Articles from 1851-1980 are available in pdf format (1851-1922 are free) and articles from 1981-present are available as full-text (1981-present are free). Main Library has the New York Times on microfilm from September 1851 to the present.
Newspaper Source (EBSCO)
Providing selected full text for nearly 30 national (U.S.) and international newspapers and more than 200 regional U.S. newspapers, this database also contains full text television & radio news transcripts.
Ohio’s Digitized Newspapers (website)
Partnerships between the Ohio History Connection and local institutions have made many Ohio newspapers, including the Mahoning Dispatch, freely-available on Ohio Memory.
ProQuest Digitized Newspapers – Recent
Provides access from 2008 to the present for the following newspapers: New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and the Washington Post.
RBdigital Magazines (RBdigital)
Full digital copies of favorite magazines are now available to PLYMC cardholders with no waiting or checkout periods.