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How to get magazine, journal, and newspaper articles: Start here

How to track down articles from, starting either with a topic or with a specific article citation

What's in this guide?

stack of magazinesThis guide will help you understand... 

  • the definition of a "periodical article"
  • how to find articles on a topic
  • how to know if TCC subscribes to a particular magazine, journal or newspaper
  • what magazines or journals TCC owns that cover a particular discipline or area of interest

Click the tabs above to get started. If you have any questions, ask a librarian!

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What if the library doesn't have the article I need?

Try our InterLibrary Loan (ILL) service to request articles that your TCC Library doesn't have:

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