All branches of Marin County Free Library will be closed on Thursday, November 26 and Friday November 27 for Thanksgiving.

Access premium online resources for free with your library card

These resources are available to anyone with a valid Marin library card, unless noted in the descriptions. (Some resources are only available to cardholders who live in our jurisdictions, due to licensing agreements). [Explain this]

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Newspapers and Magazines

California Digital Newspaper Collection

Access full image scans of selected historical California newspapers from 1846 to the present. 


MasterFILE Premier

Comprehensive resource offering articles from academic journals, magazines, reference books and primary source documents.


Newspaper Source Plus

Find articles from many current newspapers, including Marin Independent Journal, Christian Science Monitor, The Sydney Morning Herald (Australia), The Times (UK), USA Today, The Washington Post, The Washington Times and others. Also includes TV and radio news transcripts from major broadcasting networks. See also ProQuest Newspapers.


ProQuest Newspapers

Find articles from current major national and international newspapers including the San Francisco Chronicle, Christian Science Monitor, Los Angeles Times, New York Times, Wall Street Journal and Washington Post. See also Newspaper Source Plus.


Zinio Digital Magazines

Full color digital versions of popular magazines to read online or download with free mobile apps.