Periodicals Special Collections
Magazines: We subscribe to over 400 magazines in print and keep past issues, as well. The Ebsco Research Database offers indexing to hundreds of magazines, many with full-text articles, as well as journals and newspapers we do not currently own. This database is available from your home computer. Go to search catalog on our homepage and then go to online databases.
Newspapers: We provide most of the Front Range Colorado newspapers as well as a few national newspapers. Our local newspaper, The Longmont Daily Times-Call, is indexed and on microfilm for issues older than 6 months. Three microfilm reader-printers are available, and the costs of prints are ten cents each.
Newspaper index: For the Longmont Ledger and The Longmont Times-Call. This paper index provides access to our microfilm collection. It begins with the 1870's to about 2008. An online index to the Times-Call will provide access from 2004 to current.
Newspapers on microfilm: Our film covers local papers from the 1870's to current. The library provides three microfilm reader/printers for our patrons to use to view the microfilm or to print from them, copies are ten cents each. Mail or phone requests for obituaries are limited to three with shipping and handling extra.
Consumer /Index Table: Consumer magazines, and new and used car buying guides are available, as well as information on computers and audio/visual equipment. .
Check-out policy: Library patrons can check out ten magazines or newspapers for one week, and renew for one week. The Times-Call cannot be checked out nor can the current issues of magazines or other newspapers.
Revised 12/5/13 rn