Journals, magazines and newspapers are located in the Learning Commons inside Hobby Memorial Library.
The following is a list of print journals available for checkout in the library. The titles are searchable in the library catalog.
New Yorker is a weekly magazine offering a signature mix of reporting and commentary on politics, international affairs, popular culture and the arts, science and technology, and business, along with fiction, poetry, humor, and cartoons. The magazine is available in print at newsstands and by subscription. We also publish each week’s full issue in an app for tablets and smartphones, available for download through the App Store, Google Play, or Amazon.
Founded in 1887, The Writer magazine is one of the nation’s oldest magazines about the craft of writing. As someone interested in the world of books, authors and writing, readers will find plenty of useful source material in every issue of The Writer. Stories about star writers such as Aaron Sorkin and Elizabeth Strout, and craft stories written by leaders in the field such as Roy Peter Clark are the heart and soul of our work. The Writer also has an ear tuned to emerging voices such as Taiye Selasi and Vaddey Ratner. The magazine’s how-to stories and profiles are informative, instructive, motivational and necessary to writers of all levels.