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News Reading and Writing

This guide provides links to campus subscriptions to various news sources and the AP Stylebook.


Flipster is a database of digital popular magazines. Navigate to Flipster on your computer or mobile device to read, browse or search the selection of magazines available. 

You do not need to register for an account to use Flipster but creating an account or signing in at the top right of the database window will save your searches and help you keep track of articles. 

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Frequently Asked Questions

What magazines are in Flipster?

American Craft
Art in America
The Atlantic
Diverse: Issues in Higher Education
Kiplinger's Personal Finance
MIT Technology Review
Mother Jones
National Geographic
National Review
The New York Review of Books
Rolling Stone
Writer's Digest

Do I need a mobile app to view magazines on my mobile device?

No, using your mobile browser, you can access Flipster and read magazines from your mobile device.

Is there a mobile app I can use with Flipster?

Currently, there is a mobile app for Apple devices, Android devices, and side-loaded to Kindle Fire tablets. To download the iOS or Android apps, search for “Flipster - Digital Magazines” in the iTunes or Google Play stores.

Are back issues available?

Yes, back issues are available.

  • To access back issues in your desktop or mobile web browser, open the most recent issue of a magazine and select the All Issues menu item in the right column to see all available issues.
  • To access back issues in the mobile app, tap on  the info icon associated with the magazine you are interested in. From the Details Screen, you can browse all available back issues. (Available now in iOS, coming soon in Android).

Can I search within a magazine?

Yes, both the desktop and mobile web browser versions of Flipster support keyword searching  within a magazine. You can also search across all issues by accessing the content gallery feature.

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