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Free magazines online, read magazines online free. 200+ magazines to read online or download. Vintage & current magazines – back issues by the thousands.

We have four webpages of links to free magazines archived at other sites, including ‘Google Books’, ‘Internet Archive’ and ‘MagazineLIB’. You can use these Magazine Category links to explore the selection.


History Magazines

American Heritage Magazine

1949- Present

Dewey Dec. 050

American Heritage magazine, which publishes articles mostly about American history, has it’s old magazines online, including the 1950s to the current issue. “Dedicated to covering the history of the United States of America for a mainstream readership. Until 2007, the magazine was published by Forbes. Since that time, Edwin S. Grosvenor has been its publisher. Print publication was suspended early in 2013, but the magazine relaunched in digital format with the Summer 2017 issue.” – Wikipedia. Free magazines online.

American Historical Review Magazine

Vol 1 (1895) – Vol 28 (1923)

New York Dewey Dec. 050

“The American Historical Review (AHR) is the official publication of the American Historical Association (AHA). The AHA was founded in 1884 and chartered by Congress in 1889 to serve the interests of the entire discipline of history. Aligning with the AHA’s mission, the AHR has been the journal of record for the historical profession in the United States since 1895 – one of the few journals in the world that brings together scholarship from every major field of historical study.” -Website of American Historical Review. Read magazines online free.

Magazine of American History

Vol 1 – 30 (1877- 1893)

Index 1877-1893

Vol 30-32, 38-46 (1902-1904, 1910-1916)

Boston Dewey Dec. 050

The Magazine of American History with Notes and Queries was established as a monthly in 1877 by non-academic historians Martha J. Lamb (who served as editor), Nathan G. Pond, and John A. Stevens. It ceased publication in 1893. In 1901 the magazine was re-started as simply The Magazine of American History, and lasted through Volume 47 in 1917. Not all volumes of old magazines in this archive were found online. Free magazines online.

American History Magazine

Recent Issues and Recent Years

U.S. – World History Group

American History presents the history of America to a spectrum of general-interest readers in an authoritative, informative, thought-provoking and entertaining style. Lively narratives take readers on an adventure with history, complemented by rare photographs, paintings, illustrations and maps. Published bi-monthly (6 issues per year). Read magazines online free.

America’s Civil War Magazine

Recent Issues and Recent Years

U.S. – World History Group

Coverage of the strategies, leaders and battles of the Civil War. Facts and facets of the war are accompanied by classical artwork, paintings by today’s artists, photography, illustrations and of battles and campaigns. Published bi-monthly (6 issues per year). Free magazines online.

Ancestry Magazine

1994-2010

U.S. Dewey Dec. 050

“Ancestry Magazine was a general interest genealogy magazine owned by Ancestry.com Operations Inc. The magazine began as Ancestry Newsletter, a small, genealogy-industry newsletter in 1983, and became a four-color, 68-page, glossy print, bimonthly publication in 1994. After more than 25 years in print, the magazine was discontinued with the March/April 2010 issue.” -Wikipedia. Magazines online free.

Archaeology Magazine

Recent Issues and Recent Years

Issues from 2015

NY – Archaeological Institute of America

“Archaeology magazine brings the ancient world to life. Archaeology offers readers incisive reporting, vivid storytelling, compelling photography — and the latest news from around the globe — all devoted to exploring the world’s ancient past. Whether reporting from a dive on an Arctic shipwreck, trekking through Afghanistan, or digging just beneath Beirut, Archaeology’s editors and writers bring readers the science, and the magic, of archaeological discovery.” – Archaeology Magazine. Free online magazines.

BBC History Magazine

Recent Issues and Recent Years – PDF

UK – Immediate Media

BBC History Magazine is Britain’s bestselling history magazine. It covers all periods of history, and though it has a British focus, its remit is global. The features are written by leading historians, and though the magazine is never stuffy, you can be sure that what you’re reading is the latest thinking. Whatever your historical interest, you’ll find something inside. From social history to military, classical to modern, this is the magazine that brings the past to life. BBC History Magazine online free. Read magazines online free.

British Archaeology

Recent Issues and Recent Years

Council for British Archaeology

“The voice of archaeology in Britain and beyond. British Archaeology is a news-magazine that sets out to be lively and well-written enough for the general reader, but also sufficiently rigorous for the academic.

Civil War Times Magazine

Recent Issues and Recent Years

U.S. – World History Group

“Biographies, battles, eyewitness accounts & period photos of America s greatest internal conflict. Civil War Times delivers the thrilling, extraordinary history of America s most deadly internal struggle, from biographies to battle stories, eyewitness accounts to period photographs.” -Civil War Times Magazine. Published bi-monthly (6 issues per year). Read free magazines online.

Desert Magazine

1937-1985

Joshua Tree, California; D. W. Grantham

Founded in 1937 by Randall Henderson, and ceased in 1985. This collection appear to have most of the issues.
“The magazine focused on the desert country of the Southwestern United States and Northwestern Mexico, and covered a broad range of desert subjects including: regional travel and exploration; the visual arts of painting, drawing, and photography; prose and literature; cultural history; prospecting and mining; natural history including geology, wildlife, and flora; river running, and lifestyle–human interest stories.” -Widkipedia

Discover Your Ancestors

Recent Issues and Recent Years

Jellyfish Connect Ltd

Considering researching your family tree, but don’t know where to start? Or recently started but finding it difficult? Then Discover Your Ancestors is for you. Packed full to bursting with tips to getting started as an amateur genealogist, and articles on social history, how our ancestors lived, how to decode old photographs and how to successfully build you family tree.

Early Homes Magazine

2004-2010

Dewey Dec. 050

“Early Homes is a biannual special edition that focuses on the period 1690—1850 and it’s revivals, including Colonial and Neoclassical design. Each issue contains lavish photos and plenty of product sources.” – Early Homes Magazine. Read free magazines online.

Family Tree Magazine

Recent Issues and Recent Years

Yankee Publishing, Inc.

FAMILY TREE MAGAZINE, America’s #1 family history magazine, is the leading how-to publication for those who want to discover, preserve and celebrate their roots. It covers all areas of potential interest to family history enthusiasts, reaching beyond strict genealogy research to include ethnic heritage, family reunions, memoirs, oral history, scrapbooking, historical travel and other ways that families connect with their pasts. FAMILY TREE MAGAZINE strives to provide engaging, easy-to-understand instruction that empowers readers to take the next steps in the quest for their pasts—with a beginner-friendly approach that makes genealogy a hobby anyone can do. It appears 7 times per year. Read magazines online free.

The Fortnightly Review

Vol 1 (1865) – Vol 118 (1922)

London: Chapman and Hall

“The Fortnightly Review was one of the most prominent and influential magazines in nineteenth-century England. It was founded in 1865 by Anthony Trollope, Frederic Harrison, Edward Spencer Beesly, and six others with an investment of £9,000; the first edition appeared on 15 May 1865. George Henry Lewes, the partner of George Eliot, was its first editor, followed by John Morley. – Wikipedia.

History Today Magazine

Current Digital Issue – No access to archives without subscription

Andy Patterson

For students, teachers and history-lovers. Each issue contains international features from prehistory to the present, reviews of events, heritage/archaeology updates and color illustrations. Read magazines online free.

Military History Magazine

Recent Issues and Recent Years

U.S. – World History Group

The nation’s oldest and most popular magazine devoted to the history of warfare. Each issue contains incisive accounts from top writers and historians of land, naval and air warfare. Spanning the ages, readers find themselves immersed in battles from a variety of historical periods.” -Military History Magazine. Published bi-monthly (6 issues per year). Magazines online free.

National Geographic History Magazine

Recent Issues and Recent Years

U.S.

“In each issue you’ll explore the march of civilization from ancient times to the modern era, examine the forces behind history’s most explosive conflicts, gain appreciation of the culture and art that sprang forth from every epoch, and come away with a greater understanding of who we are and where we came from.” – National Geographic History Magazine. Read magazines online.

Nineteenth Century Magazine

2011-2017

2016 to latest issue

U.S. Dewey Dec. 050

“The flagship publication of the Victorian Society in America is the respected Nineteenth Century Magazine, published in the Spring and Fall as a benefit to members and distributed to more than 200 subscribing libraries. The magazine is devoted to the cultural and social history of the United States during the Victorian era, with regular features on architecture, fine arts, decorative arts, interior design, life-style, clothing, photography, and material culture.” – Website of the Victorian Society of America.

The Nineteenth Century

Vol 1 (1877) – Vol 48 (1900)

London: Henry S. King & Co.

“‘The Nineteenth Century’ was a British monthly literary magazine founded in 1877 by Sir James Knowles. Many of the early contributors to The Nineteenth Century were members of the Metaphysical Society. The journal was intended to publish debate by leading intellectuals.
In 1901 the title was changed to ‘The Nineteenth Century and After’, and was again changed in 1951 to The ‘Twentieth Century’. The magazine continued until 1972. – Wikipedia.

The Nineteenth Century and After

Vol 49 (1901) – Vol 96 (1924)

London: Henry S. King & Co.

Originally known at ‘The Nineteenth Century’, this British magazine was renamed ‘The Nineteenth Century and After’ in the 1901 issue.

Wild West: The American Frontier Magazine

Recent Issues and Recent Years

U.S. – World History Group

“Wild West Magazine gives you the true history of the people, places and events that led to the taming of the Great American frontier. Explore the fascinating aspects of Western lore and culture that are so much a part of the American heritage. From Native Americans, miners and mountain men to gamblers.” – Wild West Magazine. Read magazines online.

You may also like our free online collection of magazine articles.  We have hundreds of articles on history and other subjects.


Home, Family & Garden Magazines

Architectural Digest

Recent Issues and Recent Years

Conde Nast, NY

Architectural Digest Magazine has the subtitle “the International design authority”. “Architectural Digest is a vibrant monthly celebration of international design talents, innovative homes and products, inspiring decorating ideas, culture, and travel. Launched in 1920 as a California trade quarterly, the magazine evolved over the years, increasing in frequency and broadening in scope until it became the byword for living well.” – Architectural Digest website. Read magazines online free.

The Australian Women’s Weekly

Recent Issues and Recent Years

1933-1968

Sydney – Bauer Media Group

Published since 1933, Australian Women’s Weekly was for many years, and is again in 2019, the most read magazine in Australia. The most popular feature in the magazine is the recipe collection. For many years another popular feature was a pull-out TV guide. Free online magazines.

Better Homes and Gardens Magazine

Recent Issues and Recent Years – PDF

Des Moines, Iowa – Meredith Corp.

One of America’s most popular magazines, Better Homes and Gardens “focuses on interests regarding homes, cooking, gardening, crafts, healthy living, decorating, and entertaining.” It was founded in 1922 as Fruit, Garden and Home, adopting the present name in 1925.

Birds & Blooms

Recent Issues and Recent Years

Trusted Media Brands

“America’s #1 bird and garden magazine brings beautiful yards, gardens and wild birds into your living room with full-color photos, reader-shared stories. You’ll love the practical gardening advice, tips and fun family projects.” – Birds & Blooms Magazine. Read magazines online free.

Country Life Magazine

1901-1923

Remaining Issues

New York Dewey Dec. 050

All volumes from 1 to 42, except 3, 24 and 28, can be found at the first link. The three missing volumes, and many others, are at the second link.
The magazine began in 1901 with a target audience of people living in rural America, but changed its focus to city dwellers looking for ideas on country living. The 1904 issues are titled: Country Life in America; a magazine for the home-maker, the country gentleman, the farmer, the gardener, the nature-student, and the lover of clean athletics and sports. In 1911 it was titled Country Life in America, a magazine for the home-maker in the country. In 1917 the name changed to The New Country Life. It ceased production in 1942. Free online magazines.

Country Living

Recent Issues and Recent Years

Hearst Magazine Media

Country Living magazine offers tips, projects, news, and ideas for bringing the laid-back country lifestyle to your home. Each issue offers inspirational ideas on: Decorating & Remodeling, Antiques & Collecting, Gardening & Landscaping, Entertaining & Travel. Read magazines online free.

Dogs Monthly

Recent Issues and Recent Years

Pet Subjects UK

“Magazine for dog lovers that features a specific breed in each issue, and includes information on the World Show, urinary incontinence in dogs, dog glaucoma, complementary medicine, and more.”

Early Homes Magazine

2004-2010

Dewey Dec. 050

“Early Homes is a biannual special edition that focuses on the period 1690—1850 and it’s revivals, including Colonial and Neoclassical design. Each issue contains lavish photos and plenty of product sources.” – Early Homes Magazine.

Elle Decor

Recent Issues and Recent Years

Hearst Magazine Media, NY

Elle Décor is published monthly by Hearst Magazines. According to it’s website “It is the ultimate guide to decorating and design and the indispensable go-to source for everyone who wants to create a more beautiful life”. Read old magazines online.

The Englishwoman’s Domestic Magazine

Vol 2 (1853-4) – Series 2 Vol 4 (1861-2)

London; S.O. Beeton

“An Illustrated Journal, combining practical information, instruction, and amusement.”
The Englishwoman’s Domestic Magazine was launched by Samuel Beeton, husband of Mrs. Beeton, who was widely known in the 19th century for her books of household management. This changed the face of women’s magazines of the period, and can be claimed to have invented the popular women’s magazine.

Family Circle Magazine

Recent Issues and Recent Years

U.S. – Meredith

An American home magazine established in 1932 for distribution at grocery stores. 12 issues per year.
The magazine is considered one of the “Seven Sisters”; a group of seven home-oriented magazines, with the others being Ladies’ Home Journal, McCall’s, Good Housekeeping, Better Homes and Gardens, Woman’s Day, and Redbook. – Wikipedia. It appears to have dissolved at the end of 2019. Read magazines online for free.

Family Handyman

Recent Issues and Recent Years

Trusted Media Brands

“The #1 magazine for Do-it-yourself homeowners. Step-by-step maintenance, repair and improvement projects, plus tool skills, DIY tips, and product buying advice. Lots of great ideas on storage, weekend projects, improving your yard, woodworking, and décor. Cut the cost of owning a home and enjoy the satisfaction of doing it yourself! ” – Family Handyman Magazine. Read magazines online free.

Good Homes India

Recent Issues and Recent Years

Worldwide Media Mumbai

“Get Innovative home decor ideas & tips from India’s preferred & leading decor magazine GoodHomes India, on interior design and style, shopping and more.”

Good Housekeeping Magazine

1885-1923

1885-1950

2015-2016

Recent Issues and Recent Years

Holyoke, Mass Dewey Dec. 050

The second link has a complete set to 1950; the first link is included because readers may find the user interface more comfortable. The 3rd link has about 20 issues from 2015-2016, from the U.S. and UK. “Good Housekeeping Magazine presents a diverse blend of articles on life-management, beauty care, cooking, shopping, holiday planning, and interior design for the average woman or mother. Each issue features enticing recipes for daily cooking or special occasions alongside useful tips for eating healthy and maintaining a fit figure. You’ll also find ideas for creative craft projects, maximizing space with smart storage options, and upgrading your home décor on any budget. Whether you have a spouse, children, or pets, Good Housekeeping Magazine provides timeless advice on building strong relationships and creating a healthy, advantageous environment for your loved ones.” – Good Housekeeping Magazine. Read magazines online.

HGTV Magazine

Recent Issues and Recent Years

Hearst Magazines

“HGTV Magazine is a fresh, new home lifestyle magazine that gives readers inspiring, real-life solutions for all the things that homeowners deal with every day — from painting to pillows to property values — in an upbeat and engaging way”. – HGTV Magazine. Free magazines online.

The Home-Maker: An Illustrated Monthly Magazine

Vol. 1. October 1888 – March 1889

NY: Home-Maker Pub. Co. Dewey Dec. 050

Mary Virginia Terhune (1830–1922), also known by her penname Marion Harland, was an American author who was prolific and bestselling in both fiction and non-fiction genres. Her book “Common Sense in the Household: A Manual of Practical Housewifery”, a cookbook and domestic guide for housewives, became a huge bestseller, eventually selling more than one million copies over several editions. -Wikipedia
Harland edited this magazine, which was apparently short-lived.

House Beautiful

Recent Issues and Recent Years

Hearst Magazine Media

“House Beautiful is an interior decorating magazine that focuses on decorating and the domestic arts. First published in 1896, it is currently published by the Hearst Corporation.” – Wikipedia. Magazines online free.

House & Garden Magazine Australia

Recent Issues and Recent Years

Bauer Media, Sydney

A glamorous, inspiring and influential design and decoration magazine. House & Garden unlocks the door to an array of unique homes and outdoor features, ranging from town houses and converted barns to fabulous modern apartments and island retreats. Outdoor features are equally varied, including cottage gardens, water gardens and chic, city courtyards. House & Garden provides an invaluable sourcebook of ideas, from design and decoration to the best of travel, delicious recipes and fine wine.

House & Garden Magazine USA

Vol 1 (1901) – Vol 44 (1923)

Appr. 1925-1990 Miscellaneous Volumes

New York Dewey Dec. 050

House & Garden was an American shelter magazine published by Condé Nast Publications that focused on interior design, entertaining, and gardening. The U.S. version of this magazine was discontinued in 2007. Online free magazines.

Martha Stewart Living

Recent Issues and Recent Years

PLASA Media, NY

“Martha Stewart Living lifestyle magazine for women is one of the go-to sources for everything food, home decorating, entertaining and parties, DIY projects and more. ” – Martha Stewart Living Magazine. Free online magazines.

Mother Earth News

Recent Issues and Recent Years

Magazine Express

This is a country lifestyle service magazine focused on do-it-yourself living, personal achievement, outdoor recreation, thrift and the blending of the old-fashioned with modern ingenuity. Its articles cover equipment, tools, gardening, health and home remedies, home building and repair, fishing, natural food and cooking products, recycling, country lore and small scale farming.

Old House Journal

1975-2011

Recent Issues

U.S. Dewey Dec. 050

“The Original Restoration Magazine for people who are passionate about old houses to repair, rehabilitate, update, and decorate their homes; covering all classic American architectural styles, from the earliest Colonial-era buildings to grand Victorians of every variety to Arts & Crafts bungalows and mid-century ranches.” – Old House Journal. Free magazines online.

Parents Magazine

Recent Issues

Meredith

“Parents magazine is America’s leading magazine for parents. Primarily written for mothers of growing children, the magazine focuses on child growth and development, offering insightful and helpful information.” – Parents Magazine

Real Simple

Recent Issues and Recent Years

Meredith Corp.

“Real Simple magazine focuses on the simple lifestyle movement. With articles about easier ways to care for your home, your family, and yourself, its goal is to make your life smoother and stress-free while introducing you to the best ideas and products. ” -Real Simple Magazine. Read magazines online free.

Redbook Magazine

Issues from 1015 to 2018

2010-2015 Incomplete

U.S. – Hearst

Redbook was founded in 1903, soon becoming a popular women’s magazine specializing mainly in short fiction for women. Over the decades since it has changed editors and owners, as well as its focus, but remained a popular and respected magazine. It ceased print publication at the end of 2018. Read magazine online free.

Reminisce

Recent Issues and Recent Years

Trusted Media Brands

“America’s favorite nostalgia magazine! Delight in reader-shared stories recalling memorable moments from the ’30s, ’40s, ’50s and ’60s and family-album photos that capture the fun of the “good old days.” -Reminisce Magazine. Read magazine free.

Southern Living

Recent Issues and Recent Years

Meredith Corp.

“Southern Living magazine brings the beauty and elegance of Southern style to all of your decorating, cooking, and gardening endeavors. The magazine dips into all aspects of living in the South to give you a comprehensive look at what is going on in cities and towns such as New Orleans, Atlanta, and Charlottesville.” -Southern Living Magazine. Free magazine online.

Suburban Life; the Countryside Magazine

Jun 1905 Vol 2-3 (Jan-Dec 1906) Vol 4 (Jan-Jun 1907)

Vol 5 (Jul-Dec 1907) Vol 6 (Jan-Jun 1908) Vol 7-8 (Jul 1908-Jun 1909)

Vol 9 (Jul-Dec 1909) Vol 11 (Jul-Dec 1910) Vol 12 (Jan-Jun 1911)

Vol 13 (Jul-Dec 1911) Vol 14 (Jan-Jun 1912) Vol 15 (Jul-Dec 1912)

Vol 16 (Jan-Jun 1913) Vol 17 (Jul-Dec 1913) Vol 18-19 (Jan-Dec 1914)

Vol 20-21 (Jan-Dec 1915) Vol 22-23 (Jan-Dec 1916)

Harrisburg, PA Dewey Dec. 050

A popular lifestyle magazine at the beginning of the 20th century for affluent people who lived – or aspired to live – comfortably outside the city. Free magazines online.

Sunset

Recent Issues and Recent Years

Sunset Publishing

“Sunset magazine is one of the leading publications to bring all things found and made in the West into the hands of people across the country. From great restaurants to places to travel to for a little rest and relaxation to inspired ideas for decorating your home and improving your garden, Sunset magazine is dedicated to presenting you with the most beautiful aspects of the West. ” -Sunset Magazine. Magazines to read online.

Woman’s Day Australia Magazine

Recent Issues and Recent Years

Sydney. Bauer

“Woman’s Day is Australia’s number one-selling weekly women’s magazine, offering all the latest celebrity gossip and exclusive interviews as well as fascinating real-life reads, mouth-watering recipes, beauty, fashion, food, health and family advice.” – Woman’s Day Australia Magazine.

Woman’s Day USA

Recent Issues and Recent Years

Hearst

“Woman’s Day Magazine covers many topics of interest to women, making it one of the leading magazines in the country. Each issue features a variety of articles relating to home improvement, cooking, fashion, and family. Designed for women on a budget, many of the issues come with tips on saving money on clothing, food, and travel.” -Woman’s Day Magazine


International Magazines

Australian Geographic Magazine

Recent Issues and Recent Years

Sydney – Northern Pictures

“Australia’s premier geographic magazine covering wildlife, adventure, destinations, industry, science and technology. Its positive editorial stance aims at increasing the world’s knowledge of Australia. Packed with brilliant photography, illustrations, maps and a beautiful wall poster/map free!” – Australian Geographic Magazine. Magazines online free.

The Australian Women’s Weekly

Recent Issues and Recent Years

1933-1968

Sydney – Bauer Media Group

Published since 1933, Australian Women’s Weekly was for many years, and is again in 2019, the most read magazine in Australia. The most popular feature in the magazine is the recipe collection. For many years another popular feature was a pull-out TV guide. Read old magazines online.

BBC History Magazine

Recent Issues and Recent Years – PDF

UK – Immediate Media

A British publication devoted to history articles on both British and world history. They are aimed at all levels of knowledge and interest. It is the biggest selling history magazine in the UK, and was found in 2000. BBC History Magazine online free.

British Archaeology

Recent Issues and Recent Years

Council for British Archaeology

“The voice of archaeology in Britain and beyond. British Archaeology is a news-magazine that sets out to be lively and well-written enough for the general reader, but also sufficiently rigorous for the academic.

Classic & Sports Car UK

Recent Issues and Recent Years

Classic & Sports Car UK

“The world’s biggest-selling classic car magazine has a well-earned reputation for being the most authoritative title on the subject. Launched in 1982, Classic & Sports Car features the finest cars from across the globe, combining unrivalled editorial, the finest photography and beautiful design, as well as providing the ideal medium for buying and selling classic and sports cars because thousands are advertised every month.”

Cosmopolitan India Magazine

Recent Issues and Recent Years

India. Zinio

An international fashion and entertainment monthly magazine for women. Fashion magazines online free.

The Englishwoman’s Domestic Magazine

Vol 2 (1853-4) – Series 2 Vol 4 (1861-2)

London; S.O. Beeton

“An Illustrated Journal, combining practical information, instruction, and amusement.”
The Englishwoman’s Domestic Magazine was launched by Samuel Beeton, husband of Mrs. Beeton, who was widely known in the 19th century for her books of household management. This changed the face of women’s magazines of the period, and can be claimed to have invented the popular women’s magazine.

Femina India Magazine

Recent Issues and Recent Years – PDF

Mumbai – Worldwide Media

“The oldest women’s English magazine in the country, published for almost six decades. It has evolved to cover a broad spectrum of topics, including relationships, career, fashion, beauty, and women achievers who have left a mark in their chosen field.” – Wikipedia. Free online fashion magazines.

The Fortnightly Review

Vol 1 (1865) – Vol 118 (1922)

London: Chapman and Hall

“The Fortnightly Review was one of the most prominent and influential magazines in nineteenth-century England. It was founded in 1865 by Anthony Trollope, Frederic Harrison, Edward Spencer Beesly, and six others with an investment of £9,000; the first edition appeared on 15 May 1865. George Henry Lewes, the partner of George Eliot, was its first editor, followed by John Morley. – Wikipedia.

Good Homes India

Recent Issues and Recent Years

Worldwide Media Mumbai

“Get Innovative home decor ideas & tips from India’s preferred & leading decor magazine GoodHomes India, on interior design and style, shopping and more.”

HELLO! India

Recent Issues and Recent Years

Worldwide Media

“Hello! covers the world of celebrities from a completely different angle, making it the world’s most loved celebrity magazine. Hello! is invited into the palaces and homes of some of the world’s most elusive royal families, movie stars and celebrities, to get a view from the inside. The result: intimate, never-seen-before private moments far removed from the glare of the paparazzi, and interviews that are as insightful and interesting as they are exclusive.” Free magazines online.

HELLO! UK

Recent Issues and Recent Years

Publisher

Covers the lives of celebrities, royalties and public figures. Also features articles on fashion, beauty and cooking.

House & Garden Magazine Australia

Recent Issues and Recent Years

Bauer Media, Sydney

A glamorous, inspiring and influential design and decoration magazine. House & Garden unlocks the door to an array of unique homes and outdoor features, ranging from town houses and converted barns to fabulous modern apartments and island retreats. Outdoor features are equally varied, including cottage gardens, water gardens and chic, city courtyards. House & Garden provides an invaluable sourcebook of ideas, from design and decoration to the best of travel, delicious recipes and fine wine. Read magazines online free.

India Today Magazine

Recent Issues and Recent Years

India – Living Media

“India Today was launched in 1975. In just a few years, it became the leading news magazine in the country. Now, with editions in five languages, it is the most widely–read publication in India–a position it has held for over a decade–with a readership of over 11 million. – India Today Magazine

Lonely Planet India

Recent Issues and Recent Years

Worldwide Media Mumbai

“Lonely Planet India inspires travelers to sample different cultures firsthand, discover new people, and learn fascinating stories about every place.” Read magazines online.

MacFormat UK

Recent Issues and Recent Years

Future Publishing UK

“Every issue of MacFormat is packed with the latest news, reviews, tutorials, technical support and other advice to help you get more from your Mac, iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch, Apple TV, and the apps and add-ons that go with them.”

Maclean’s Magazine

1905-2009

1905-2008 – For a Limited Time

Toronto – Rogers Media

“Canada’s National Magazine”. “Examines the impact of Canadian and world news events, trends and issues from a Canadian perspective. Network of correspondents and bureaus across Canada and around the world contribute to weekly sections on politics, business, entertainment, sports, leisure, science, health and technology.” – Maclean’s Magazine. Free magazines online.

Melody Maker Magazine

1967-1969

London – Melody Maker

Melody Maker is a British weekly music newspaper and one of the world’s earliest music weeklies. It was founded in 1926, as a magazine for dance band musicians. In the late ’60s it concentrated on Rock & Pop, but also included pages for such genres as Jazz and Folk.
Archives of the UK magazine Pop Weekly, also on this page, may be of interest.

Mother & Baby India

Recent Issues and Recent Years

NextGen Publishing Mumbai

“India’s No. 1 Pregnancy, Baby & Toddler Magazine.”

The Nineteenth Century

Vol 1 (1877) – Vol 48 (1900)

London: Henry S. King & Co.

“‘The Nineteenth Century’ was a British monthly literary magazine founded in 1877 by Sir James Knowles. Many of the early contributors to The Nineteenth Century were members of the Metaphysical Society. The journal was intended to publish debate by leading intellectuals.
In 1901 the title was changed to ‘The Nineteenth Century and After’, and was again changed in 1951 to The ‘Twentieth Century’. The magazine continued until 1972. – Wikipedia. Read magazines online free.

The Nineteenth Century and After

Vol 49 (1901) – Vol 96 (1924)

London: Henry S. King & Co.

Originally known at ‘The Nineteenth Century’, this British magazine was renamed ‘The Nineteenth Century and After’ in the 1901 issue.

Scotland Magazines

Recent Issues and Recent Years

Synapse, others

[There are two different ‘Scotland’ magazines at this link, and also “The Scots Magazine”].

T3 India – Tomorrow’s Technology Today

Recent Issues and Recent Years

NextGen Publishing Mumbai

The World’s no.1 gadget magazine, T3 India. Each issue is packed full of the latest tech news and analysis, gadget reviews, intelligent features and a buying guide. Free magazines online.

Travel + Leisure India & South Asia

Recent Issues and Recent Years

Burda Media India

“Travel + Leisure offers insider access to destinations around the globe with a signature mix of smart advice, immersive photography, and expert reporting on hotels, food, design, style, culture, and trends.”

TV Times – UK

Recent Issues and Recent Years

UK . TI Media

Every week TV Times talks to the biggest stars and goes behind the scenes of the nation’s favourite shows. Exclusive photo shoots and interviews, the latest TV news, unrivalled soaps coverage, pages of film reviews, the best of the day’s viewing previewed and rated – plus 42 pages of easy-to-read listings make TV Times the essential and comprehensive guide to the week’s TV. England edition. Magazines online free.

Uncut UK

Recent Issues and Recent Years

Bandlab Technologies

“Uncut is your essential guide to the month’s best music. Every issue, our comprehensive and trustworthy reviews section showcases the best new releases and reissues, while our in-depth features section includes interviews with the greatest names in music from the past five decades as well as the classic artists of tomorrow.”

The Week India Magazine

Recent Issues and Recent Years

India. Malayala Manorama Co. Ltd

“The Week provides its readers with a comprehensive look at the latest news from the previous 7 days. Known for its witty writing and entertaining articles, The Week consolidates the most influential opinions and important issues into one succinct publication.” – The Week Magazine

The Week UK Magazine

Recent Issues and Recent Years

London, UK. Dennis

“The Week provides its readers with a comprehensive look at the latest news from the previous 7 days. Known for its witty writing and entertaining articles, The Week consolidates the most influential opinions and important issues into one succinct publication.” – The Week Magazine. Read magazines online.

What Hi Fi? UK

Recent Issues and Recent Years

Publisher

“Get up-to-the-minute information and advice on new tech releases. The most trusted, authoritative reviews covering the best tech for every possible budget, Unmissable first tests and exclusive looks at the latest kit on the market, Advice on how to get the best from all your equipment, whether it’s headphones or OLED TVs. Every product tested in our dedicated suite of testing facilities. No-nonsense star ratings for every product tested.”

Wired UK

Recent Issues and Recent Years

Conde Nast Britain

Wired magazine is a computer magazine devoted to readers who want to know more about that world. Every issue covers the newest and hottest electronic devices, giving readers an inside look at those devices before they hit the streets. From the hottest technologies to reviews of the best devices on the market, Wired magazine is a must-read publication for those interested in technology. Free magazines online.

Woman’s Day Australia Magazine

Recent Issues and Recent Years

Sydney. Bauer

“Woman’s Day is Australia’s number one-selling weekly women’s magazine, offering all the latest celebrity gossip and exclusive interviews as well as fascinating real-life reads, mouth-watering recipes, beauty, fashion, food, health and family advice.” – Woman’s Day Australia Magazine


Lifestyle Magazines

American Atheist

Recent Issues and Recent Years

American Atheists Inc.

“A Journal of Atheist News and Thought”. Published quarterly in Cranford, NY. Read old magazines online free.

American Cowboy Magazine

1994-2008
Dewey Dec. 050

Google free magazine archives database has all issues from the first 14 years of this American magazine online. “American Cowboy is the cultural chronicler of the West, covering history and heritage, travel and events, art and entertainment, food and fashion.” – American Cowboy Facebook “About” page. Free online magazines.

Black World/Negro Digest

1961-1976

Johnson Dewey Dec. 050

“The Negro Digest, later renamed Black World, was a magazine for the African-American market. Founded in November 1942 by publisher John H. Johnson, founder of Johnson Publishing Company, it was first published locally in Chicago, Illinois.” – Wikipedia.

Connoisseur: An Illustrated Magazine for Collectors

Vol 1-221 (1901-1991)

NY Hearst

“Originally a British magazine taken to the U.S. by the Hearst Corp., and published from 1901 to 1992. It focuses on fine art, high-end collectibles, antique furniture, opera, and luxury lifestyles. Read magazine online free.

Desert Magazine

1937-1985

Joshua Tree, California; D. W. Grantham

Founded in 1937 by Randall Henderson, and ceased in 1985. This collection appear to have most of those issues.
“The magazine focused on the desert country of the Southwestern United States and Northwestern Mexico, and covered a broad range of desert subjects including: regional travel and exploration; the visual arts of painting, drawing, and photography; prose and literature; cultural history; prospecting and mining; natural history including geology, wildlife, and flora; river running, and lifestyle–human interest stories.” -Widkipedia

Dogs Monthly

Recent Issues and Recent Years

Pet Subjects UK

“Magazine for dog lovers that features a specific breed in each issue, and includes information on the World Show, urinary incontinence in dogs, dog glaucoma, complementary medicine, and more.” Magazine to read online free.

Ebony Magazine

Vol 15 No. 1 (Nov 1959) to Vol 64 No. 2 (Dec 2008)

Recent Issues and Recent Years

Chicago, IL Dewey Dec. 050

Ebony free magazine archive. “Ebony is a monthly magazine for the African-American market. It was founded by John H. Johnson in Chicago and has published continuously since the autumn of 1945. In 2016 Johnson sold the publication to private equity firm Clear View Group.” -Wikipedia.

Esquire Magazine

1933-2017

Recent Issues and Recent Years

U.S. – Hearst Magazines

Esquire magazine is one of the leading publications devoted to the male lifestyle. From articles featuring the newest trends to interviews with top celebrities, every issue contains a wealth of information for a man about town. The magazine also includes articles written by top men in various industries, including George Foreman and Ted Allen. Award winning editorial on style, food, drink, politics and culture.
The first link, at Internet Archive, appears to have nearly a complete run of issues from 1933-2017, although they are out of order. Read magazine online for free.

Essence

Recent Issues and Recent Years

Essence

Essence magazine is a lifestyle publication for African American women of all ages, shapes, and cultures. Essence magazine features interviews with movie and music celebrities that share their knowledge on how to empower yourself in order to reach your goals. It also contains articles about average black women who have become successful in their careers after starting almost from scratch. Essence magazine will make you embrace fashion and beauty with passion, offering hints on hairstyles, makeup, and wardrobe choices. Read magazines online.

Hola! USA

Recent Issues and Recent Years

Hello & Hola Media Inc., NY

¡Hola! is primarily a weekly Spanish-language magazine specializing in celebrity news, published in Madrid, Spain, and in 15 other countries. This USA edition is in English, although many ads are in Spanish. It is published 7 times per year, by Hello & Hola Media Inc. Read magazines online free.

Horse & Rider

Recent Issues and Recent Years

Aim Media

“Horse & Rider is a forward-thinking brand for the Western horse owner who seeks training advice, horsekeeping insights, trail-riding tips, and insights into Western life. Whether you’re a competitive or recreational rider, H&R provides you with useful training articles, practical stable-management techniques, hands-on health care advice, safe trail-riding practices, informative reports on the equine industry, behind-the-scenes looks at equine events, and profiles of Western influencers.” – Horse & Rider Magazine. Read magazine online.

In These Times Magazine

Archives for 2001-2012 and for the last three years

1976-2010

U.S. Dewey Dec. 050

“In These Times magazine provides readers with investigative reporting, provocative essays, debates about our political future and news straight from the frontlines. In These Times reports on the upcoming legislative battles, current progressive political strategies and international news you need to know. This monthly news magazine is an indispensable alternative to the mainstream media for readers seeking an independent analysis of contemporary events and an in-depth look at issues that others ignore. ” – In These Times Magazine.

Jet Magazine

Vol 1 (Nov 1951) to Vol 114 (Oct 2008)

Chicago, IL Dewey Dec. 050

“Jet is a magazine marketed to African-American readers. It was founded in 1951 by John H. Johnson of the Johnson Publishing Company in Chicago, Illinois, as an American weekly. ” – Wikipedia.

Lonely Planet India

Recent Issues and Recent Years

Worldwide Media Mumbai

“Lonely Planet India inspires travelers to sample different cultures firsthand, discover new people, and learn fascinating stories about every place.” Free online magazine.

Men’s Journal

Recent Issues and Recent Years

American Media

“Men’s Journal magazine is the leading publication for men who love the outdoors and adventure. Every issue features topics on style, technology, clothing, fitness, and health, and the magazine releases several special issues every year. From dressing right to finding the best MP3 player, each issue will help readers stay on top of current trends.” – Men’s Journal. Magazines online free.

Mother Earth News

Recent Issues and Recent Years

Magazine Express

This is a country lifestyle service magazine focused on do-it-yourself living, personal achievement, outdoor recreation, thrift and the blending of the old-fashioned with modern ingenuity. Its articles cover equipment, tools, gardening, health and home remedies, home building and repair, fishing, natural food and cooking products, recycling, country lore and small scale farming.

Mother Jones Magazine

Vol 1, No. 3 (May 1976) to Vol 25, No. 1 (Jan-Feb 2000)

Recent Issues

Dewey Dec. 050

“Mother Jones is a nonprofit magazine and news outlet that delivers original award-winning reporting on the urgent issues of our day, from politics and climate change to education and the food we eat. We investigate stories that are in the public’s interest. From revelatory scoops to deep-dive investigations, Mother Jones inspires 9 million monthly readers of our print, digital, and online journalism.” – Mother Jones Magazine

New York Magazine

Vol 1 (Apr 1968) to Vol 30 (Dec 1997)

Recent Issues and Recent Years

New York Dewey Dec. 050

“New York is an American biweekly magazine concerned with life, culture, politics, and style generally, and with a particular emphasis on New York City. Founded by Milton Glaser and Clay Felker in 1968 as a competitor to The New Yorker, it was brasher and less polite, and established itself as a cradle of New Journalism. Over time, it became more national in scope, publishing many noteworthy articles on American culture by writers such as Tom Wolfe, Jimmy Breslin, Nora Ephron, John Heilemann, Frank Rich, and Rebecca Traister.” – Wikipedia. Read old magazines online free.

The New Yorker Magazine

Recent Issues and Recent Years

About 50 issues from 2015 and 2016

U.S. – Conde Nast

Don’t miss the New Yorker’s famous fiction and poetry, book and film review, its incisive looks at politics, people and the way we live, and of course, those CARTOONS. In-depth reporting, surprising opinions, sharp wit, the best in prose, poetry, and the visual arts. Magazines online.

O, The Oprah Magazine

Recent Issues and Recent Years

U.S. – Hearst Communications

“As the only magazine devoted to personal growth, O, The Oprah Magazine engages and addresses every aspect of a woman’s life – from beauty and style, to food, health, and more. We inspire, motivate and celebrate our reader’s journeys to live their best life.” – Oprah Magazine

The Pioneer Woman

Recent Issues and Recent Years

Hearst Magazines

“Ree Drummond shares her enthusiasm for the simple joys in life and inspires readers with her newest creation, The Pioneer Woman Magazine. Each issue is like a day with a good friend, full of helpful advice, great recipes, fun shopping and heartfelt stories – and lots of laughs.” -The Pioneer Woman Magazine

Reader’s Digest Magazine

Recent Issues and Recent Years

20 issues from 2015-2016

U.S. – Trusted Media Brands

“Every month, Reader’s Digest Magazine comes out with what’s new in health, books, humor, food, and more. Reader’s Digest is easy to read, with colorful art, smart features, and a handsome layout with plenty of room for all the latest in the areas that matter to you.” – Readers Digest Magazine. Magazines online free.

Real Simple

Recent Issues and Recent Years

Meredith Corp.

“Real Simple magazine focuses on the simple lifestyle movement. With articles about easier ways to care for your home, your family, and yourself, its goal is to make your life smoother and stress-free while introducing you to the best ideas and products. ” -Real Simple Magazine

Reminisce

Recent Issues and Recent Years

Trusted Media Brands

“America’s favorite nostalgia magazine! Delight in reader-shared stories recalling memorable moments from the ’30s, ’40s, ’50s and ’60s and family-album photos that capture the fun of the “good old days.” -Reminisce Magazine. Free magazines online.

Rolling Stone Magazine

Recent Issues and Recent Years

About 30 issues from 2015-2016

U.S. – Penske Media Corp.

“Rolling Stone magazine is a cultural icon. It’s the number one pop culture reference point for 13 million young adults. In addition to its authoritative position in music, Rolling Stone’s sphere of influence reaches into entertainment, movies, television, technology, and national affairs. Rolling Stone covers everything that’s important, trend-setting, and newsworthy to the thought leaders among young adults.” – Rolling Stone Magazine

Saturday Evening Post

Thousands of issues, throughout the 20th century.

Recent Issues and Recent Years

New York Dewey Dec. 050

“The Saturday Evening Post delivers in-depth, insightful coverage of American life. Readers enjoy timely features and uplifting stories along with reliable medical advice, financial know-how and lifestyle tips. Every issue promises celebrated fiction, light-hearted humor, cartoons and more!” – Saturday Evening Post. Read magazines online free.

Southern Living

Recent Issues and Recent Years

Meredith Corp.

“Southern Living magazine brings the beauty and elegance of Southern style to all of your decorating, cooking, and gardening endeavors. The magazine dips into all aspects of living in the South to give you a comprehensive look at what is going on in cities and towns such as New Orleans, Atlanta, and Charlottesville.” -Southern Living Magazine. Free magazines online.

Town & Country Magazine

Recent Issues and Recent Years

Hearst Communications, NY

“Town & Country features the latest in luxury, from beautiful homes, sumptuous dining to exotic locations. In 12 gorgeous annual issues, Town & Country covers the arts, fashion and culture, bringing the best of everything to America’s trendsetters.” – Town & Country Magazine

Travel + Leisure Magazine

Recent Issues and Recent Years

2015-2016

NY. Meredith

“Travel + Leisure magazine is one of the most popular travel publications in the world. Unlike other magazines devoted to traveling within a specific country, this magazine highlights far-flung destinations in the United States and abroad. Readers will find tips on traveling around the world, destinations for adventure travelers, and even some budget-friendly ideas.” – Travel + Leisure Magazine

Travel + Leisure India & South Asia

Recent Issues and Recent Years

Burda Media India

“Travel + Leisure offers insider access to destinations around the globe with a signature mix of smart advice, immersive photography, and expert reporting on hotels, food, design, style, culture, and trends.” Read magazines online free.

Vanity Fair Magazine

Current Digital Issue

Recent Issues and Recent Years

About 50 issues from various years

Condé Nast

“Written for the reader who appreciates expert storytelling and dynamic articles that sometimes spark a debate, Vanity Fair Magazine covers a wide range of topics such as fashion, politics, travel, business, design, and more. Originally published briefly in 1913 and combined with Vogue magazine in 1936, Vanity Fair as it appears today was revived in 1983.” – Vanity Fair Magazine. Read old magazines online.

Vibe Magazine

1993-2008

Dewey Dec. 050

“Vibe is the lifestyle guide to urban music and culture including celebrities, fashion, beauty, consumer electronics, automotive, personal care/grooming, and, always, music. Edited for a multicultural audience.” – Vibe Magazine

Vogue

Recent Issues and Recent Years

Conde Nast Publications

“Vogue is a fashion and lifestyle magazine covering many topics including fashion, beauty, culture, living, and runway. Vogue began as a weekly newspaper in 1892 in the United States, before becoming a monthly publication years later.” -Wikipedia. Free online magazines.

Wired Magazine

Current Digital Issue

About 100 issues from the 1990s to 2015

Recent Issues and Recent Years

Conde Nast

“Wired magazine is a computer magazine devoted to readers who want to know more about that world. Every issue covers the newest and hottest electronic devices, giving readers an inside look at those devices before they hit the streets. Every issue covers topics like philosophy, art, science, and the culture of those playing on the Internet.” – Wired Magazine

Woman’s World Magazine

Recent Issues and Recent Years

Bauer Publishing

“Woman’s World magazine is one of the top lifestyle magazines in the world. With an emphasis on women’s needs, each issue covers health, fitness, fashion, cooking, and decorating. The glossy pages of this magazine provides readers with decorating tips for the home, tips on which fashions flatter different body types, and recipes for home-cooked dinners.” – Woman’s World Magazine

Women of Color Magazine

2001-2012
New York Dewey Dec. 050

“A publication for today’s career women in business and technology.” – Women of Color Magazine. Read magazines online free.

Yoga Journal

Current Digital Issue

Recent Issues and Recent Years

Issues from 2015

Yoga Journal

“No matter your personal yoga style or level, Yoga Journal brings you all of the top teachers, wisdom, and inspiration you need to grow your practice both on and off the mat. Yoga Journal focuses on the body-mind-spirit connection and its importance in all aspects of personal development. In every issue, you’ll find inspiring content packed with home practices, meditation techniques, anatomy instruction, nourishing recipes, and inspiring stories of yogis just like you.” – Yoga Journal. Free magazines online.


Literary Magazines

Book Review Digest

Vols 1-18

NY: H.W. Wilson Dewey Dec. 050

The link has all volumes from 1 to 18 (1905-1923). Vol 17 (1922) has a cumulative index covering 1917-1921. The Digest was “devoted to the valuation of current literature”. Each annual volume covers select books published in the previous year, and each book entry contains snippets (often 50-100 words) from several reviews found in a search of over 50 publications. Read magazine online free.

The Bookman; an Illustrated Literary Journal

Vol 1 (Feb-Jul 1895) to Vol. 56 (Feb 1923)

Vol 8 (Sep 1898-Feb 1899)

Vol 9 (Mar-Aug 1899)

New York Dewey Dec. 050

“Illustrated articles on literary biography, criticism and literary history with occasional discussions of art. Sprightly in tone and very useful for study clubs. The book reviews, which vary from detailed criticism to mere comment, are much used by libraries and bookmen generally. Since February 1917, the scope has been widened to include more articles on general political and social subjects.” – F. K. Walter, Periodicals for the Small Library, ALA 1918. Free magazines online.

Century Magazine

Vol 1 (1870 – Vol 107 (1924)

New York Dewey Dec. 050

Vintage American magazine. The Century Magazine was first published in the United States in 1881 by The Century Company of New York City. It was the successor of Scribner’s Monthly Magazine (not to be confused with Scribner’s Magazine) and ceased publication in 1930. It gave much space to illustrated articles on history, and to literary criticism, fiction, poetry, literature, and current affairs. It reached its peak in circulation in the 1890s, when it was the largest periodical in the country. This was followed by a gradual loss of 90% of its subscribers by 1930. -info from Wikipedia. Free magazines online, Read free magazine online.

The Crisis Magazine

Vol 1 (1910)

1911-2011

U.S. Dewey Dec. 050

“The Crisis is the official magazine of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP). It was founded in 1910 by W. E. B. Du Bois (editor), Oswald Garrison Villard, J. Max Barber, Charles Edward Russell, Kelly Miller, W. S. Braithwaite, and Mary Dunlop Maclean. The Crisis has been in continuous print since 1910, and it is the oldest black oriented magazine in the world.” – Wikipedia. Read magazines online.

The Dial Magazine

Vols I-IV (1840-1844) & Vols 1-73 (1880-1922)

Chicago, New York

‘The Dial’ was established in 1840 as a Transcendentalist magazine, edited by Ralph Waldo Emerson and Margaret Fuller. It ceased publication in 1844. In Chicago in 1880 the editor and publisher Francis F. Browne gave his new journal of literary criticism and politics the same name, claiming it was in the same tradition. It achieved national prominence and was the most respected magazine of its type in the Midwest, before declining after 1910. In 1918 it was moved to New York and again became very influential, publishing important artwork, poetry and fiction.

Everybody’s Magazine

Vol 1 – 49 (1899-1923)

NY: North American Company Dewey Dec. 050

According to the Magazine’s entry in Wikipedia, it was founded by Philadelphia merchant John Wanamaker in 1899, who had little role in its operations. It published a mix of non-fiction and fiction. In 1903, with a circulation of 150,000, it was sold to a group headed by Erman Jesse Ridgeway. A series of muckraking articles called “Frenzied Finance” in 1904 boosted circulation to over 500,000, and it stayed above that mark for many years, while changing its content to mainly fiction. Free magazines online.

The Fortnightly Review

Vol 1 (1865) – Vol 118 (1922)

London: Chapman and Hall

“The Fortnightly Review was one of the most prominent and influential magazines in nineteenth-century England. It was founded in 1865 by Anthony Trollope, Frederic Harrison, Edward Spencer Beesly, and six others with an investment of £9,000; the first edition appeared on 15 May 1865. George Henry Lewes, the partner of George Eliot, was its first editor, followed by John Morley. – Wikipedia.

New York Review of Books Magazine

Recent Issues and Recent Years

U.S. – Rea S. Hederman

The New York Review of Books has served as a forum for writers and thinkers to discuss not only current books but also the provocative and complex issues of American culture, society, economics, politics, and the arts. Read magazines online free.

The Nineteenth Century

Vol 1 (1877) – Vol 48 (1900)

London: Henry S. King & Co.

“‘The Nineteenth Century’ was a British monthly literary magazine founded in 1877 by Sir James Knowles. Many of the early contributors to The Nineteenth Century were members of the Metaphysical Society. The journal was intended to publish debate by leading intellectuals.
In 1901 the title was changed to ‘The Nineteenth Century and After’, and was again changed in 1951 to The ‘Twentieth Century’. The magazine continued until 1972. – Wikipedia.

The Nineteenth Century and After

Vol 49 (1901) – Vol 96 (1924)

London: Henry S. King & Co.

Originally known at ‘The Nineteenth Century’, this British magazine was renamed ‘The Nineteenth Century and After’ in the 1901 issue.

Overland Monthly

1868-1922

San Francisco Dewey Dec. 050

Monthly. First Series: Vol 1 (Jul-Dec 1868) to Vol 15 (Jul-Dec 1875). Series Two: Vol 1 (Jan-Jun 1883) to Vol 79 (Jan-Jun 1922)
Edited by Bret Harte, the Overland Monthly; devoted to the Development of the Country began production in 1868 in San Francisco and continued through 1875. It contained non-fiction, short stories and poetry. In 1880 the publishers founded the Californian, which then became the Californian and Overland Monthly and in 1883 was re-titled the Overland Monthly. In 1923 it merged with the magazine Out West, and continued until 1935. Some writers associated with the magazine were Alice Cary, Jack London, Mark Twain and Henry George.
— Information from Wikipedia entry for “Overland Monthly”. Read free magazines online.

St. Nicholas Magazine

Vol 1 (1874) – Vol 50 (1923)

New York Dewey Dec. 050

“One of the best and most popular magazines for young people. Includes well-illustrated short stories, series and articles on biography, history and travel, outdoor life and nature study. The articles are almost always interesting, wholesome and well written. Even the special pages of pictures, rhymes and short stories for small children are above the average merit of most similar attempts.” -F. K. Walter, Periodicals for the Small Library, ALA 1918. Read magazines online.

Saturday Review Magazine

1925-1986

U.S. Dewey Dec. 050

“Saturday Review, previously The Saturday Review of Literature, was an American weekly magazine established in 1924. Norman Cousins was the editor from 1940 to 1971.” -Wikipedia. Free magazines online.

Scribner’s Magazine

1887-1923

New York Dewey Dec. 050

Vol 1 (Jan-Jun 1887) to Vol 74 (Jul-Dec 1923).
Scribner’s Magazine was produced by the publisher Charles Scribner’s Sons from 1887 to 1939, which also produced Scribner’s Monthly (later renamed Century Illustrated, and found on this web page). Scribner’s Magazine was launched to compete with Harper’s Monthly and Atlantic Monthly (both are found on this web page). Editor Edward Bulingame hired top artists to illustrate it, including Howard Pyle, Maxfield Parrish and Frederic Remington, and the magazine became known for the outstanding quality of its many illustrations. Many well-known writers contributed, including Jacob Riis, Theodore Roosevelt and John Galsworthy.
– from information in the Wikipedia entry.

Spy Magazine

1986-1998

1986-1998 (Internet Archive)

Dewey Dec. 050

“It’s pretty safe to say that Spy was the most influential magazine of the 1980s. It might have remade New York’s cultural landscape; it definitely changed the whole tone of magazine journalism. It was cruel, brilliant, beautifully written and perfectly designed, and feared by all. There’s no magazine I know of that’s so continually referenced, held up as a benchmark, and whose demise is so lamented” –Dave Eggers. Spy Magazine back issues. Read magazines online free.

Vanity Fair Magazine

Current Digital Issue

Recent Issues and Recent Years

About 50 issues from various years

Condé Nast

“Written for the reader who appreciates expert storytelling and dynamic articles that sometimes spark a debate, Vanity Fair Magazine covers a wide range of topics such as fashion, politics, travel, business, design, and more. Originally published briefly in 1913 and combined with Vogue magazine in 1936, Vanity Fair as it appears today was revived in 1983.” – Vanity Fair Magazine