Check out our magazine collection at all locations. Central Library has around 1,000 current subscriptions and tens of thousands of back issues--dating back to the 1800s.
These lists provide 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 via Newsbank (1990 to present)
Library subscription. Available for use within City of Milwaukee libraries and by remote access to City of Milwaukee library cardholders.
Business Milwaukee News
Ethnic Milwaukee News
Regional Milwaukee News
Wisconsin State News
Historic Milwaukee News
This local history guide provides an overview of historical Milwaukee newspaper resources available at MPL.
Historical Milwaukee News Indexes
Milwaukee 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
Magazines and Journals
Downloadable Magazines & Newspapers
This resource provides nearly 6,000 publications in over 60 languages from around the world.
In addition to more than 2,000 popular English language titles (Architectural Digest, Bon Appétit, Car and Driver, Cosmopolitan, GQ, Hello!, National Geographic, New Scientist, New Yorker, OK!, The Week, Us Weekly, Vanity Fair, Vogue, Woman’s World and more), there are also periodicals in Afrikaans, Chinese, Danish, Dutch, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Swedish, Welsh and others. Use the Libby app from the Apple Store or Google Play to read on your mobile device.