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Magazines & Newspapers

Magazines & Newspapers

Check out the library's magazine collection at all locations. Central Library has around 1,000 current subscriptions and tens of thousands of back issues--dating back into the  1800s.

Currently Received Newspapers

Currently Received Magazines and Journals

These lists provides the titles of all newspapers, magazines, and journals currently received by the Central Library.

To see which MPL location may own a specific newspaper, magazine, or journal and how long they keep the issues available, search the title of the publication in our online catalog, CountyCat.

Local Milwaukee News

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel (NewsBank - 1990 to present)
Library subscription. Available for use within City of Milwaukee libraries and by remote access to City of Milwaukee library cardholders.

Milwaukee JS Online

BizTimes | Milwaukee Business JournalShepherd Express

Ethnic Milwaukee News

Irish American Post | Milwaukee Community Journal | Milwaukee Courier | Milwaukee TimesSpanish Journal | Wisconsin Jewish Chronicle

Regional Milwaukee News

Bay View Compass | Catholic HeraldGreater Milwaukee Today | JS Online Communities | Riverwest Currents

MKE Periodicals | Regional Business News

Wisconsin State News

Archive of Wisconsin Newspapers | Daily Reporter | BadgerLink Databases

Historic Milwaukee News

Historic Newspapers

This local history guide provides an overview of historical Milwaukee newspaper resources available at MPL.

Historic Archives of the Milwaukee Journal and Milwaukee Sentinel

Milwaukee Journal (Google News - 1884 to 1995)

Milwaukee Sentinel (Google News - 1910 to 1995)

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel (Google News - 1995 to 2007)

Historical Milwaukee News Indexes

Business Journal Index
An MPL-produced index to the Milwaukee Business Journal, covering the mid-1980s to the mid-1990s. Additional indexing and some full-text coverage of this publication is available in the Gale Business Insights: Global subscription database (1994- ) and the Archive of Wiscsonsin Newspapers subscription database (1995- ).

Milwaukee Magazine Index
An MPL-produced index to Milwaukee Magazine, covering February 1979 through August 1995. Additional indexing for this publication (February 1995 to present) is available in EBSCOhost's Masterfile Premier subscription database.

National and International News

19th Century U.S. Newspapers | America's Obituaries & Death Notices | NewspaperARCHIVE | Newspaper Source Plus

Magazines and Journals

America's News Magazines | EBSCOhost | All MPL Databases

Downloadable Magazines & Newspapers

This resource provides nearly 6,000 publications in over 60 languages from around the world.

RBdigital Magazines
This resource provides nearly 100 popular magazines that can be read on a tablet or mobile phone.