Features a wide variety of credible, vetted news sources. Includes the Seattle Times Collection.
Magazines and Newspapers
Compare the latest gadgets. Find reliable cars. Search for appliances by feature. Check with the experts before making your next purchase. Read product reviews, ratings, buying advice, and articles from the latest issues.
eLibrary (ProQuest) Databases Magazines and Newspapers
Direct links to individual newspapers for focused Google News Archive searching.
Enjoy access to The New York Times online. Create a free New York Times account and read at any community library location.
Get a 24-hour access code access code to read outside the library or with The New York Times app.
Redeem access codes, inside or outside libraries, to access more content:
New York Times Historical Databases Magazines and Newspapers
Access to New York Times Historical is no longer available. For older New York Times articles, try The New York TimesMachine available through The New York Times, opens a new window.
Read U.S. newspapers published in the 19th century.
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Read newspapers and magazines from around the world in many languages. Newspapers include up to 3 months of back coverage. Log in* to PressReader to share or print articles.
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1. Click on “Sign in” on the upper right corner of the PressReader site.
2. Select the library card icon.
3. Enter your library card barcode number and PIN.
4. Select King County Library System as your library. You will see a green coffee cup icon on the top left side of the PressReader site when you are logged in. Once logged in you will have 48 hours before needing to sign back in again.
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ProQuest Research Library Databases Magazines and Newspapers
Read the latest editions of this daily newspaper online. Stay current on local business, money, and real estate news.
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Find full-text articles from The Seattle Times, from 1985 to the present. Features full-color newspaper pages, from 2018 to the present.
Read articles from Seattle's LGBTQIA+ news and entertainment weekly since 1974.
SIRS Discoverer Databases Encyclopedias Magazines and Newspapers
US Newsstream (ProQuest) Databases Magazines and Newspapers
Wall Street Journal Databases Magazines and Newspapers
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Access to historical Washington State newspapers through the Washington State Library. To access some of these resources you may need a Washington State Library card or ecard
Read articles from the Washington Post (2014-present).