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English as a Second language (ESL): Magazine, Journal and Newspaper Articles

Print and Web resources for ESL students, teachers, and librarians.

Research Databases for Advanced ESL Students

Read Newspapers and Magazines on the Computer

Do you need information for an assignment? Would you like to read news from another country? Need practice listening to English? You came to the right place!


With the library's collections of newspapers, magazines, and academic journals, you can:

  • Read
  • Listen to
  • Print
  • Email

... articles from any computer that has internet access. 

If you are off campus, you will be asked to enter the barcode number from the back of your library card.

Ask a librarian if you have any questions or problems - we can help!


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News and Current Events

You can listen to the articles in the first two collections below:

Printed Newspapers & Magazines in the Library

You can find current issues of magazines and newspapers on display near the circulation desk. Take them anywhere in the library to read. 

Past issues of magazines are located on the main floor near the north side (side closest to building 10). You can borrow past issues to take home for 3 weeks.