Finding Periodicals Outside Skyline College Library

Which databases index a specific periodical?

To find out which databases index any periodical, search use: CUFTS Journal Search

Periodicals Available in any California Library

To check for periodicals available at any library in California, link to the California Libraries Catalog and follow the directions below:

  • At the California Libraries Catalog home page, click on: All Libraries
  • Enter an address and click the Submit button
  • Enter the title of the periodical in the Title search box
  • Click the Search button at the bottom
  • Once you find a citation for the exact title of the periodical in the results list, click on Libraries: All California Libraries in the citation to see list of libraries and holdings dates.

Periodicals on the Web

You can check the Internet Public Library's Online Serials directory or use Google to see if a particular periodical has a website. Magazines, journals and newspapers that have websites may provide access to back issues (archives) of their publications. These archives vary in what they provide--from just occasional selected articles to more complete access to all articles in back issues. Sometimes they provide free access to the full-text of all articles; sometimes they charge a fee for articles.

Periodicals Available at San Francisco State University

To check just for periodicals available at San Francisco State University Library:


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