Periodicals and Newspapers Reading Room

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Periodicals and Newspapers Reading Room

  • Current issues of more than 2,800 periodical titles
  • More than 200 daily domestic, and international newspapers, such as The Chicago Tribune and a special emphasis on African newspapers.
  • A substantial portion of the library's microfilm and microfiche collection including the Papers of the NAACP.
  • Current general interest magazines and periodicals such as Time

Search NUcat by Journal Title for holdings of periodicals, newspapers and microforms available at Northwestern University Libraries.

Older, bound issues of periodicals are shelved according to call number in the research towers on Levels 3, 4 and 5, while many older issues of newspapers are available on microfilm.

Other Features

  • Computers and Printing
  • Photocopiers
  • Microform Reader-Printers and Microform Scanners
  • Study Carrels
  • Comfortable seating