The library maintains a collection of newspapers and magazines, listed below, that includes some back issues.  Hundreds of additional titles are available digitally from Online Resources.

The library currently subscribes to twelve local and national newspapers.

Banker & Tradesman
Shelved at the Reference Desk

Barron’s
Shelved in the Magazine Room on the Newspaper Shelves

Boston Business Journal
Shelved in the Magazine Room on the Newspaper Shelves

Boston Globe
Shelved in the Magazine Room on the Newspaper Shelves

Boston Globe (microfilm)
In the Reference Room
Microfilm available from 1985-present

Boston Globe (digital archives)
Online
Microfilm available from 1980-present

Boston Herald
Shelved in the Magazine Room on the Newspaper Shelves

New York Times
Shelved in the Magazine Room on the Newspaper Shelves

New York Times Book Review
Shelved in the Magazine Room on the Newspaper Shelves

USA Today
Shelved in the Magazine Room on the Newspaper Shelves

Wakefield Citizen & Banner
In the Reference Room
Microfilm available 1872-1911

Wakefield Daily Item
Shelved at the Reference Desk
(Current issues in storage until microfilm received)

Wakefield Daily Item (microfilm)
In the Reference Room
Microfilm available 1894-present

Wall Street Journal
Shelved in the Magazine Room on the Newspaper Shelves

The library currently subscribes to over 150 magazines.

Library holds 1 year of magazines with 26 or fewer issues and 6 months of titles with more than 26 issues.