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Magazines and Newspapers

Browse magazines and newspapers in traditional and digital formats.

Print Titles

Looking for a magazine to browse during your commute or while on vacation? Do you enjoy a title but don't want to commit to a regular subscription? We subscribe to the best titles so you don't have to. Our collection contains:

  • Over 20 newspapers
  • Over 15 magazines for kids
  • Over 110 magazines for adults

Popular print titles include: People ( People en español), Us Weekly, Chitralekha, Kiplinger’s Personal Finance, Time, Reader’s Digest, Consumer Reports, Bride’s, Rolling Stone, Cooking Light, Vegetarian Times, HGTV Magazine, Sports Illustrated, O The Oprah Magazine, Scientific American, Car and Driver, American Girl, Parents, Wired, and many more.

The most current issues of each title can be enjoyed in our reading area in the Library. Most issues from past months can be taken home. Ask at our reference desks or at Circulation about the borrowing policies for the title you wish to read. To see if we have a title, search our catalog. Check back often, because we update our subscriptions regularly. 

Read Magazines and Articles Online

If you’re looking for articles on a specific topic, visit our list of online databases.

The Zinio digital magazine collection is now available on the Overdrive website and the Libby App from Overdrive.

You can enjoy a wealth of popular magazines on your laptop, desktop computer, or tablet with the Libby app from Overdrive (formerly Zinio for Libraries). All Carol Stream cardholders can access Libbyapp.com with their library card number and PIN. Click here to get help using your Libby account.

Magazine titles on Overdrive include Us Weekly, Reader’s Digest, Rolling Stone, HGTV Magazine, Car and Driver, Wired, Cook’s Illustrated, Traveler, dwell, Highlights, Quiltmaker, and many more.

 

Magazines & Newspapers

Magazines and Newspaper Articles

Search business and financial news, including the Wall Street Journal, The Economist, and Investor's Business Daily.

Search multiple databases for magazines, newspapers, and reference articles. This is a great way to start your research.

Locate articles on business, science, humanities, and popular culture.

Search the full-text of all articles in all editions and sections of the Chicago Tribune.

Search full-text back to the first issues of the Chicago Tribune.

Research health topics on aging, cancer, diabetes, drugs and alcohol, fitness, nutrition and more. Includes teen health topics for teens and parents.

Locate articles from scholarly journals.

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Audiobooks, eBooks, and digital magazines

Search journal articles, records and reports going back to 1966 in the field of education.

Read full-text newspaper articles and television and radio transcripts. Includes the Associated Press (AP), CNN Wire, PR Wire, UPI (United Press International), Xinhua, The Chicago Citizen, and more.

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For current content, please see https://www.cslibrary.org/digitalmagazines.

News and Current Events

Search business and financial news, including the Wall Street Journal, The Economist, and Investor's Business Daily.

Search the full-text of all articles in all editions and sections of the Chicago Tribune.

Search full-text back to the first issues of the Chicago Tribune.

Read full-text newspaper articles and television and radio transcripts. Includes the Associated Press (AP), CNN Wire, PR Wire, UPI (United Press International), Xinhua, The Chicago Citizen, and more.