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Collection Description of the DeWitt Wallace Periodical Room

Humanities, Social Sciences and General Interest periodicals are housed in the Periodicals Section, including the following subjects:

  • Anthropology
  • Archaeology
  • Arts & Crafts
  • Antiques
  • Consumer Affairs
  • Geography
  • History
  • Literature
  • News and Current Events
  • Philosophy
  • Psychology
  • Religion
  • Sports & Games
  • Women's Studies

In addition, access to hundreds of online databases are available through the Library's Electronic Resources Menu, which is provided at workstations throughout the Periodicals Division.