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Introduction to Creative Writing - Oakland Campus: Locating Newspapers & Journals

A guide for students in ENGWRT 0400 with Yona Harvey

Newspapers @ Pitt


PittCat+, University of Pittsburgh, University Library System

Search PITTCat+ for articles, books, & more


PITTCat+is the gateway searching tool for all of the materials owned by the University Library system (ULS), including articles, books, e-books, journals, e-journals, e-audio and e-video, digital images, government documents, microfilm and movies.


Print Journal Locations- Hillman

If a journal is located in print at the Hillman Library try below or you may need to request it from Storage.

Newspaper Databases

Search E-Journals

Below are two ways to search for journals and magazines from the library homepage:

1. Through the "E-Journals" tab. Enter New York Times Magazine. Select National Newspapers Core. Search within the publication. Enter "first words".

2. PittCat Classic:


Can't Find It?

If we do not have a particular book, article or other resource in our collection, you can borrow it from another campus or local, national or worldwide library through our free interlibrary loan services.

Search Tip

Search by Subject!

You can also search or browse PITTCat Classic by subject.  Subject headings related to literary journals include:

  • American literature-- Periodicals
  • Literature-- Periodicals