Gaston County Public Library

Magazines A to Z

 

Also check NCLive.org, North Carolina Digital Library, or Zinio for other popular magazines online.
For local history journals, please visit the North Carolina Collection -- NCC Magazines.

 

A

  • AMERICAN SPIRIT
    Most recent 2 issues shelved in Magazine Reading Area.
    Back issues in North Carolina Collection -- NCC Magazines.
  • ARTNEWS
    Kept 3 years plus current year.
    Index available online at http://www.artnews.com.
  • ASTRONOMY
    Kept 5 years plus current year.
  • THE ATLANTIC / ATLANTIC MONTHLY
    Kept 1 year plus current year.
    1917 - 1980 available in bound volumes shelved in Reference, call number [R051 A].
    Indexed inReader's Guide to Periodical Literature.
    For a fee you can access articles from Nov 1857 to the present in the online archives at http://pqasb.pqarchiver.com/theatlantic/.
  • AUDUBON
    Kept 1 year plus current year.
  • AUTOMOBILE MAGAZINE
    Kept 1 year plus current year.
  • AWI QUARTERLY (Animal Welfare Institute)
    Current issue only.

B

  • BARRON'S
    Kept 1 year plus current year.
    Current issue available at the Jobs, Business, & Investments Index Table near the Reference Desk at the Main Library in Gastonia, NC.
    NC Live
  • BETTER HOMES & GARDENS
    Kept 1 year plus current year.
  • BIRDS & BLOOMS
    Kept 1 year plus current year.
  • BLACK ENTERPRISE
    Kept 1 year plus current year.
    NC Live
  • BLOOMBERG BUSINESSWEEK
    Kept 1 year plus current year.
    Former title: "Business Week."
    NC Live
  • BOOKLIST
    1916 - 2003 available in bound volumes shelved in Reference, call number [R016 AME].
    Access online with your library card at http://gastonlibrary.org/online-databases/. Indexed in Book Review Digest since 1920.
    NC Live
  • BRIDES
    Kept 1 year plus current year.
  • BUSINESS JOURNAL OF CHARLOTTE
    See: "Charlotte Business Journal."
  • BUSINESS NORTH CAROLINA
    Kept 1 year plus current year.
    Indexed in North Carolina Periodicals Index

C

  • CAR AND DRIVER
    Kept 5 years plus current year.
    Zinio
  • CAROLINA BRIDE
    Kept 1 year plus current year.
  • CAROLINA GARDENER
    Kept 1 year plus current year.
    Index and additional content available online at http://www.carolinagardener.com.
  • CAROLINAS GOLF
    Current issue only.
  • CENTERPIECE
    Current issue only.
  • CHARLOTTE BUSINESS JOURNAL
    Kept 3 months.
  • CHARLOTTE [MAGAZINE]
    Kept 1 year plus current year.
  • CHESS LIFE
    Kept 3 years plus current year.
  • CIVIL WAR TIMES
    Kept 5 years plus current year.
    NC Live
  • CONSUMER REPORTS
    Kept 5 years plus current year.
  • CONSUMER REPORTS BUYING GUIDES
    Kept 5 years plus current year.
    Buying Guides are available at Reference Desk.
  • COOKING LIGHT
    Kept 1 year plus current year.
  • COOKING WITH PAULA DEEN
    Kept 1 year plus current year.
  • COSMOPOLITAN
    Kept 1 year plus current year.
    Zinio
  • COUNTRY LIVING
    Kept 1 year plus current year.
    Zinio
  • CYCLE WORLD
    Kept 3 years plus current year.

D

  • DIRT SPORTS & OFF-ROAD
    Kept 1 year plus current year.
  • DISCOVER
    Kept 1 year plus current year.
    NC Live, Zinio

E

  • EBONY
    Kept 1 year plus current year.
    NC Live
  • ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY
    Kept 1 year plus current year.
  • ESPN THE MAGAZINE
    Zinio
  • ESQUIRE
    Kept 1 year plus current year.
  • ESSENCE
    Kept 1 year plus current year.

F

  • FAMILY CHRONICLE
    See new title: Your Genealogy Today
  • FAMILY CIRCLE
    Kept 1 year plus current year.
    Zinio
  • FAMILY HANDYMAN
    Kept 3 years plus current year.
    Zinio
  • FDA CONSUMER
    Available online at http://www.fda.gov/fdac/.
  • FIELD AND STREAM
    Kept 1 year plus current year.
  • FORBES
    Kept 1 year plus current year.
    NC Live, Zinio
  • FORTUNE
    Kept 1 year plus current year.

G

  • GLAMOUR
    Kept 1 year plus current year.
  • GOOD HOUSEKEEPING
    Kept 1 year plus current year.
    Mar 1906 - Aug 1916 available in bound volumes shelved in Reference, call number [R051 G].
    Zinio
    Indexed in Reader's Guide to Periodical Literature since 1909.
  • GQ (Gentlemen's Quarterly)
    Kept 1 year plus current year.
  • GREATER CHARLOTTE BIZ
    Kept 1 year plus current year.
    Current and several previous issues available online at http://www.greatercharlottebiz.com.
  • GUITAR PLAYER
    Kept 3 years plus current year.
    Zinio

H

  • HARPER'S
    1880 - 1981 available in bound volumes shelved in Reference, call number [R051 H].
    Indexed in Reader's Guide to Periodical Literature and in Biography Index.
  • HARPER'S BAZAAR
    Kept 1 year plus current year.
    Zinio
  • HARPER'S MAGAZINE
    See: "Harper's."
  • HEALTH
    Kept 1 year plus current year.
  • HISPANIC NETWORK MAGAZINE (online)
    Zinio
  • HORTICULTURE
    Kept 1 year plus current year.
  • HOT ROD
    Kept 1 year plus current year.
    Zinio
  • HOUSE BEAUTIFUL
    Kept 1 year plus current year.
    Zinio

I

  • No titles.

J

  • No titles.

K

L

  • LIFE
    Ceased publication in 2000.
    1936 - 1972, 1979 - 1991, and 1993 - May 2000 available in bound volumes shelved in Reference, call number [R051 L].
    Indexed in Reader's Guide to Periodical Literature and in Biography Index.

M

  • MACWORLD
    Zinio
  • MAIN STREET RAG.
    Available to check out, call number 808.81 MAI.
  • MAKE: TECHNOLOGY ON YOUR TIME
    Available to check out, call number 745.5 MAK.
  • MARTHA STEWART LIVING
    Kept 1 year plus current year.
    Zinio
  • MONEY
    Kept 1 year plus current year.
  • MOTHER EARTH NEWS
    Kept 1 year plus current year.
    Zinio
  • MOTOR TREND (online)
    Zinio

N

  • N.A.D.A. GUIDES: USED CAR, OLDER USED CAR
    Kept 15 years plus current year.
    Ask for assistance at the Reference Desk at Gastonia Main.
  • NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC / NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC MAGAZINE
    Kept 1 year plus current year.
    1911 - 2009 available in bound volumes shelved in Reference, call number [R051 NAT].
    An index volume for 1888 - 1988 is shelved with the bound volumes.
    Indexed in Reader's Guide to Periodical Literature.
    Indexed online at http://publicationsindex.nationalgeographic.com.
    NC Live, Zinio
  • NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC TRAVELER
    Kept 1 year plus current year.
    NC Live, Zinio
  • NATURAL HISTORY
    Kept 1 year plus current year.
    Published by the American Museum of Natural History, NYC.
    NC Live
  • NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW
    Kept 5 years plus current year.
    1896 - 1978 available in bound volumse shelved in Reference, call number [R051 N] .
    A 5 volume index for 1896 - 1970 is shelved with the bound volumes.
    Archives available online at http://query.nytimes.com/search/alternate/query?query=&st=fromcse.
  • NEW YORK TIMES MAGAZINE
    Kept 3 years plus current year.
    Archives available online at http://query.nytimes.com/search/alternate/query?query=&st=fromcse.
  • NEW YORKER
    Kept 1 year plus current year.
    NC Live
  • NEWSWEEK
    Ceased paper publication.
    Library has 1959 - 1997; 2012.
    1980 - 1997 available on microfilm.
    1959 - 1980 available in bound volumes shelved in Reference, call number [R051 N].
    NC Live, Zinio
    Indexed in Reader's Guide to Periodical Literature.
  • NORTH CAROLINA HISTORICAL REVIEW
    Most recent 2 issues shelved in Magazine Reading Area.
    Back issues in North Carolina Collection -- NCC Magazines.
  • NORTH CAROLINA REGISTER
    Kept 2 years plus current year.
    Shelved in Reference.
    Jul 2001 - current issue available online at http://www.oah.state.nc.us/rules/register/.
  • NURSING BULLETIN
    Current issue only.
  • NUTS & VOLTS
    Kept 3 years plus current year.

O

  • O, THE OPRAH MAGAZINE
    Kept 1 year plus current year.
    Zinio
  • OCCUPATIONAL OUTLOOK QUARTERLY
    Library has 2011 - 2012.
    Is now available online as Career Outlook
  • ORGANIC GARDENING
    See "Rodale's Organic Life"
  • OUR STATE
    Most recent 2 issues shelved in Magazine Reading Area.
    Back issues in North Carolina Collection -- NCC Magazines.

P

  • PARENTS
    Kept 1 year plus current year.
    Former title: "Parenting."
    Zinio
  • PEOPLE / PEOPLE WEEKLY
    Kept 1 year plus current year.
  • PEOPLE EN ESPANOL
    Kept 1 year plus current year.
  • PHARR CRIER
    Most recent 2 issues shelved in Magazine Reading Area.
    Back issues in North Carolina Collection -- NCC Magazines.
  • POPULAR MECHANICS
    Kept 1 year plus current year.
    Zinio
  • POPULAR PHOTOGRAPHY
    Kept 1 year plus current year.
    Zinio
  • POPULAR SCIENCE
    Kept 1 year plus current year.
    Zinio
  • PREVENTION
    Kept 1 year plus current year.
    Zinio
  • PSYCHOLOGY TODAY (online)
    NC Live

Q

  • No titles.

R

  • RACHAEL RAY EVERY DAY
    Kept 1 year plus current year.
    Zinio
  • READER'S DIGEST
    Kept 1 year plus current year.
    Zinio
  • READER'S DIGEST (Large Print)
    Current issue only.
  • REDBOOK
    Kept 1 year plus current year.
    Zinio
  • ROAD AND TRACK
    Kept 5 years plus current year.
    Zinio
  • RODALE'S ORGANIC LIFE
    Kept 3 years. Last issue February/March 2017 -- ceased publication
    Zinio
    Former title: "Organic Gardening".
  • ROLLING STONE
    Kept 1 year plus current year.
    NC Live, Zinio

S

  • SCIENCE NEWS
    Kept 1 year plus current year.
    In NC Live from 1985 to present (full text).
  • SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN
    Kept 3 years plus current year.
  • SIEMPRE MUJER
    Kept 1 year plus current year.
  • SMITHSONIAN
    Kept 1 year plus current year.
    Indexed in Reader's Guide to Periodical Literature and in Biography Index since 1973.
    NC Live, Zinio
  • SOUND AND VISION
    Kept 1 year plus current year.
    NC Live
  • SOUTHERN LIVING
    Kept 3 years plus current year.
    An index to recipes published in the magazine's annual cookbook compilations from 1979 - 1999 is shelved in Reference, Call number [R641.5 SOU].
    NC Live
  • SPORTS ILLUSTRATED
    Kept 1 year plus current year.

T

  • TASTE OF HOME
    Kept 3 years plus current year.
    Search our Catalog for "Taste of Home" to locate recipe collections.
    Zinio
  • TIME
    Kept 1 year plus current year.
    1923 - 1930 and 1980 - 1997 available on microfilm shelved in the Reference workroom; ask at Reference Desk.
    1934 - 1980 available in bound volumes shelved in Reference, call number [R051 T].
    Indexed in Reader's Guide to Periodical Literature (1935 to 2002) and in Biography Index.
  • TREASURES
    July 2011 -
    Kept 3 years plus current year.
    Former title: "Antiques & Collecting".

U

  • No titles.

V

  • VALUE LINE
    Current volume is held in 2 binders shelved at the Jobs, Business, & Investments Index Table near the Reference Desk at the Main Library in Gastonia, NC.
    Binder 1: Ratings and reports, Binder 2: Selection and opinion.
  • VOGUE
    Library has 1961 -
    Shelved in Reference workroom; ask at Reference Desk.
    Indexed in Reader's Guide to Periodical Literature.
    NC Live

W

  • WASHINGTON REPORT ON MIDDLE EAST AFFAIRS
    Current issue only. Also available through NC Live
  • WILDLIFE IN NORTH CAROLINA
    Kept 3 years plus current year.
    Indexed since 1992 in the North Carolina Periodicals Index.
  • WOMAN'S DAY
    Kept 1 year plus current year.
    Zinio

XYZ

  • YOUR GENEALOGY TODAY
    Most recent 2 issues shelved in Magazine Reading Area.
    Back issues in North Carolina Collection -- NCC Magazines.
    Former title: "Family Chronicle"

 


 

Author: Gaston County Public Library
Title: Magazines A to Z
URL: http://gastonlibrary.org/research/periodicals/magazines/magazines-atoz/
Revised: 19 April 2016