Here’s the scoop: visit Adult Services to browse a variety a magazines. Check out older issues of magazines for two weeks. Highlighted bold print are also available as emagazines. Find magazines geared toward a younger audience in the Kids & Teens Department.

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Magazines by Subject 



Print Holdings


AAII Journal 18 Months
AARP Bulletin One Year
AARP the Magazine 2 Years
Ability Oct./Nov. 2013 -
Active Trader Ceased publication Dec. 2014
Air & Space Smithsonian 2 Years
All You Dec. 13, 2013 -
Allure March 2014 -
American Bungalow Fall 2013 -
American History 2 Years
American Libraries (ask Staff) Current Issues
American Spectator One Year
Aramco World (formerly Saudi Aramco World) 2 Years
Archaeology 2 Years
Architectural Digest 2 Years
Arthritis Today 2 Years
Artist's Magazine 2 Years
ArtNews 2 Years
Asimov's Science Fiction 2 Years
Astronomy 2 Years
Atlantic Monthly One Year
Audiofile (ask Staff) Current Issues
Audrey Winter 2014/2015 -
Audubon 2 Years
Automobile Red Book (Used and Older) Current Issue
Aviation Week & Space Technology One Year
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Backpacker 2 Years
Baseball Digest 2 Years
Bead and Button 2 Years
Beadwork December 2014 -
Bear Report October 2013 -
Best's Review (Insurance Issues and Analyses; formerly Property/Casualty and Life/Health) 2 Years
Better Homes & Gardens 2 Years
Better Investing 2 Years
Bicycling 2 Years
Bird Watching 2 Years
Birds & Blooms Feb./March 2014 -
Black Belt Aug./Sept. 2013 -
Black Enterprise Sept. 2014 -
Bloomberg Business Week One Year
Boating 2 Years
Bon Appetit 2 Years
Booklist (ask Staff) Current Issues
Bookmarks 2 Years
Bottom Line, Personal 2 Years
Bride's 18 Months
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CQ, the Radio Amateurs' Journal 2 Years
Car and Driver 2 Years
Cat Fancy (title changed to Catster)  
Catster (formerly Cat Fancy) 2 Years
Chess Life 2 Years
Chicago  2 Years
Chicago Consumers' Checkbook (also on Consumer Reference Shelf) 5 Years
Chicago History (See Collection Area 977.311) 1975-1976, 1979 (inc.), 1988-
Chicagoland Gardening 2 Years
China Today 2 Years
Christian Century One Year
Christian Science Monitor Weekly One Year
Christianity Today 2 Years
Chronicle of Higher Education One Year
Civil War Times 2 Years
Classic Toy Trains 2 Years
Clean Eating 2 Years
Cloth-Paper-Scissors 2 Years
Coastal Living 2 Years
Coins 2 Years
Computers in Libraries (ask Staff) Current Issues
Conde Nast Traveler 18 Months
Connected World One Year
Conservationist 2 Years
Consumer Reports Current 5 Years
Consumer Reports Money Adviser 2 Years
Consumer Reports on Health 2 Years
Cooking Light 2 Years
Cooking with Paula Deen 2 Years
Cook's Country Oct./Nov. 2013 -
Cook's Illustrated 2 Years
Cosmopolitan 18 Months
The Cottage Journal Spring 2013 -
Country Living 2 Years
Country Sampler July 2014 -
Cowboys and Indians 2 Years
Crab Orchard Review 2 Years
Craft Ideas  2 Years
Creating Keepsakes (Ceased publication Nov./Dec. 2013. Some issues shelved with Paper Crafts.)  
Crochet! 2 Years
Cross-Stitch & Needlework 2 Years
Cruising World Dec. 2014 -
Current Market Perspectives  
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DRIP Investor (Money Management area reference shelves) 18 Months
Dance Magazine 2 Years
Deadly Pleasures 2 Years
Deaf Life 2015 -
Details 18 Months
Diabetes Self-Management 2 Years
Digital Photo 2 Years
Discover 2 Years
Do It Yourself Spring 2013 -
Dog Fancy (title changed to Dogster)  
Dogster (formerly Dog Fancy) 2 Years
Dow Theory Forecasts (Money Management subject area) One Year
Downbeat 2014 -
Dr. Oz: the Good Life March/April 2014 -


ESPN One Year
Early American Life 2 Years
Eating Well July/August 2014 -
Ebony 2 Years
The Economist One Year
Edmund's New Cars & Trucks Buyer's Guide Online Only
Edmund's Used Cars & Trucks Buyer's Guide Online Only
Electronic House 2 Years
Elle Decor 2 Years
Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine 2 Years
Entertainment Weekly One Year
Entrepreneur 2 Years
Esquire 18 Months
Essence 2 Years
Every Day with Rachael Ray 2 Years


Family Chronicle (title changed to Your Genealogy Today)  
Family Circle 18 Months
Family Handyman 2 Years
Family Tree July/August 2014 -
Fast Company 2 Years
Fidelity Monitor (Money Management subject area) 18 Months
Financial Smarts (Money Management area reference shelves) Current Issues
Fine Cooking Oct./Nov. 2014 -
Fine Gardening 2 Years
Fine Homebuilding 2 Years
Fine Scale Modeler 2 Years
Fitness October 2013 -
Flying 2 Years
Food Network Magazine 2 Years
Forbes One Year
Foreign Affairs One Year
Fortune One Year
Futures 2 Years
Futurist 2 Years


GQ 18 Months
Garden Gate 2 Years
Glamour 18 Months
Golf Magazine 2 Years
Good Housekeeping 2 Years
Guideposts (Large Print) 2 Years
Guitar Player 2 Years
Guns & Ammo 2 Years
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HGTV Magazine 2 Years
Harper's Bazaar 18 Months
Harper's Magazine One Year
Harvard Business Review 2 Years
Harvard Health Letter 2 Years
Health 2 Years
Home Business Sept./Oct 2014 -
Horse Illustrated 2 Years
Horticulture 2 Years
House Beautiful 2 Years


Illinois Library Association Reporter (ask staff) Current Issues
In-Fisherman 2 Years
In Style 18 Months
Inc. 2 Years
India Today Jan. 12, 2015 -
Insight into Diversity 2 Years
Internet Genealogy 2 Years
Islands July 2013 -
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Kelley Blue Book (New, Older and Used Cars) Current Issues
Keyboard 2015 -
Kiplinger's Investing for Income (Money Management area reference shelves) August 2013 -
Kiplinger's Personal Finance 2 Years
Kiplinger's Retirement Report 2 Years
Kirkus Reviews (ask Staff) Current Issues
Knitter's 2 Years


Ladies' Home Journal (through 8/14)  
Latina Feb. 2015 -
Library Journal (ask Staff) Current Issues
Linn's Stamp News One Year
Living Without's Gluten Free + More Dec. 2012 -
Lucky 18 Months
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MHQ: the Quarterly Journal of Military History 2 Years
MacWorld Ceased
Make 2 Years
Manager's Legal Bulletin One Year
Marie Claire 18 Months
Marketing Library Services (ask staff) Current Issues
Martha Stewart Living 2 Years
Martha Stewart Weddings 2 Years
Mary Jane's Farm Oct./Nov. 2013 -
Maximum PC 2 Years
Mayo Clinic Health Letter 2 Years
McCall's Quilting July/August 2014 -
Men's Health 2 Years
Men's Journal 18 Months
Mental Floss 2 Years
Midwest Living 18 Months
Model Railroader 2 Years
Money 2 Years
Moneyletter (Money Management area reference shelves) 18 Months
More 18 Months
Morningstar FundInvestor Available in database
Morningstar DividendInvestor Current 12 Months
Morningstar ETFInvestor Available in database
Morningstar Mutual Funds Available in database
Morningstar StockInvestor Available in database
Mother Earth Living (formerly called Natural Home) 2 Years
Mother Earth News 2 Years
Mother Jones One Year
Motor Trend 2 Years
Motor Trend's Truck Trend 2 Years
Ms. One Year
Muscle and Fitness (Joe Weider's) 2 Years
MuscleMag July 2014 -
Mystery Scene 2 Years
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NADA Appraisal Guides (Used; Motorcycle/Snowmobile/ATV/Personal Watercraft) Current Issues
The Nation One Year
National Geographic 3 Years
National Geographic Traveler 18 Months
National Parks 2 Years
National Review One Year
National Wildlife 2 Years
Natural Health 2 Years
Neighbors of Darien 2 Years
New Pioneer Spring 2015 -
New Republic One Year
New York Review of Books  One Year
New Yorker One Year
News for You (Life Skills Collection) 3 Months
Newsweek August 2014 -
No Load Fund Investor (Money Management area reference shelves) 18 Months


O: The Oprah Magazine 2 Years
100 Highest Yields (Money Management area reference shelves) 18 Months
Old House Journal Sept. 2014 -
Opera News 2 Years
Organic Gardening 2 Years
Outdoor Life 2 Years
Outside 2 Years
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Parents Magazine 2 Years
People One Year
People Style Watch One Year
Poder Hispanic Ceased Feb./March 2014
Poetry 2 Years
Popular Mechanics 2 Years
Popular Photography 2 Years
Popular Science 2 Years
Prevention 2 Years
Pro Wrestling Illustrated 2 Years
Psychology Today 2 Years
Publisher's Weekly (ask Staff) Current Issues
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Quarterly Low-Load Mutual Fund Update (Money Management area reference) 18 Months
Quilters' Newsletter 2 Years


RT Book Reviews 2 Years
Rails to Trails 2 Years
Reader's Digest 2 Years
Reader's Digest (Large Print) 2 Years
Real Simple 2 Years
Redbook 18 Months
Regional Economist 2 Years
Reminisce 2 Years
Road & Track 2 Years
Road Scholar Current Issues
Rolling Stone 18 Months
Romantic Country Fall 2014 -
Romantic Homes 2 Years
Runner's World 2 Years
Russian Life 2 Years
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Saturday Evening Post 2 Years
Saudi Aramco World (title changed to Aramco World)  
Scale Auto Dec. 2014 -
Sci-Fi 2 Years
Science News One Year
Scientific American 2 Years
Scrap & Stamp Arts 2 Years
Self 18 Months
Sew News 2 Years
Shape 2 Years
Sheet Music Magazine (shelved in collection area 780.26) June/July 1988 - Spring 2012
Shopsmart 2 Years
Sierra 2 Years
Skeptical Inquirer 2 Years
Sky & Telescope 2 Years
Small Business Opportunities 2 Years
Smithsonian 2 Years
Soap Opera Digest One Year
Soccer America Winter 2013 -
Sophisticate's Black Hair Styles and Care 18 Months
Sophisticate's Hairstyle Guide 18 Months
Sound and Vision 2 Years
Southern Living 2 Years
Sports Illustrated One Year
Standard and Poor's Outlook Available in database
Success 2 Years
Sunset 2 Years
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TV Weekly Current Issues
Taste of the South 2 Years
Technical Analysis of Stocks and Commodities 18 Months
Tennis 2 Years
This Old House 2 Years
Threads Aug./Sept. 2014 -
Time One Year
Town & Country 2 Years
Track & Field News 2 Years
Traditional Home 2 Years
Trailer Life 18 Months
Trains 2 Years
Travel and Leisure 18 Months
Treasures 2 Years
Tropical Fish Hobbyist 2 Years


Upside: Best Buys in Small and Midcap Stocks (Money Management area reference shelves) 18 Months
Us Weekly One Year


Value Line (Money Management area reference shelves) Current Issues
Value Line Small and Mid-Cap (Money Management area reference shelves) Current Issues
Vanity Fair One Year
Vegetarian Times 2 Years
Veranda Nov./Dec. 2013 -
Victoria 2 Years
Video Librarian (ask Staff) Current Issues
Vietnam August 2014 -
Vogue 18 Months
Voice of Youth Advocate (ask Staff) Current Issues
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WW Magazine (through 10/14)  
Washington Monthly 2 Years
The Week One Year
Weight Watchers 2 Years
West Suburban Living 2 Years
Wheels of Time 2 Years
Where to Retire 2 Years
Wild West 2 Years
Wine & Spirits Winter 2013 -
Wired One Year
Woman's Day 18 Months
Woman's World One Year
Women's Health Advisor 2 Years
Women's Health Magazine 2 Years
Wood (Better Homes and Gardens) 2 Years
Woodsmith 2 Years
Workforce Management 2 Years
Working Mother 2 Years
World War II 2 Years
Writer's Digest 2 Years


Yankee Nov./Dec. 2013 -
Yes Winter 2014 --
Yoga Journal 2 Years
Your Genealogy Today (formerly Family Chronicle until March 2015)
Nov./Dec 2013 -


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