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Magazines and Newspapers: Home

This guide will assist you locate magazines, newspapers as well as articles in the databases held by the Huntsville-Madison County Public Library system.

Find Magazine & Journal Articles

Looking for articles on a certain subject? Know the title of an article but you don't know the name of the magazine it was published in? Want to find articles by a certain author?  The Huntsville-Madison County Public Library enables our users to connect to the Alabama Virtual Library (AVL). AVL provides online access to many library and information resources for all students, teachers and residents of Alabama. In general, AVL is a collection of various databases that includes organized data on certain subjects, that have popular magazine, scholarly journal and newspaper articles useful for research.


The Library subscribes to magazines in print as well as thousands of electronic full-text magazines and journals accessed through databases in the Alabama Virtual Library (AVL).

Read full-text articles from magazines or research academic peer-reviewed journals, 24-hours a day, without leaving home.

Learn what magazine titles we maintain by searching our online catalog using the title or obtain an article by accessing a database in AVL.

Current Subscriptions on the Second Floor of the Downtown Branch

A list of the current subscriptions at the Downtown Branch.


AARP Bulletin

AARP Magazine

Advocate w/ Out

Air and Space Smithsonian

American Rifleman

The Magazine Antiques


Architectural Digest

Artists Magazine


Atlantic Monthly

Automobile Magazine

Aviation Week and Space Technology


Bloomberg Businesweek

Business Alabama

Car and Driver


Chess Life

Coin World

Conde Nast Traveler

Consumer Reports


Country Living

Dance Magazine


Do It Yourself


The Economist

Entertainment Weekly


Family Handyman

Field and Stream


Focus on Healthy Aging

Food Network Magazine


Game and Fish South

Good Housekeeping


Guns and Ammo

Harpers Magazine

Harvard Health Letter

Hot Rod


Kiplinger Personal Finance

Mayo Clinic Health Letter

McCalls Quilting

Men's Health

Military Heritage

Mother Earth News



Muscle and Fitness

National Geographic

National Review

New York

New Yorker

The New York Times Magazine

O: The Oprah Magazine


Poets and Writers

Popular Mechanics

Popular Science


Reader's Digest

Road and Track

Rolling Stone

Saturday Evening Post

Science News

Sci- Fi


Southern Living

Sports Illustrated



Whispering Wing


Woman's Day

Women's Health

Writer's Digest

Yoga Journal


Advertiser Gleam

The Guardian Weekly

The Huntsville Times

Investors Business Weekly

Madison County Record

The New York Review of Books

The New York Times

New York Times Book Review

Redstone Rocket

Speakin' Out News

USA Today

Wall Street Journal