About the Collection


The Journalism Reading Room has a small circulating collection of books about journalism and mass communication.

To find books available in the JRR:

  1. Go to the Library Catalog
  2. Click on Advanced Search
  3. Click Library under Limits
  4. Click UW-Madison, then Journalism Reading Room and then All Locations
  5. Your search will now be limited to only items in the JRR


The JRR also keeps a collection of current and past journals. Click here for a complete list of the journals to which the JRR currently subscribes. Please note that some journals are by donation only. To find the coverage dates of a particular journal, please search for the title in the Library Catalog.


The JRR subscribes to several national and state newspapers. Please see the complete list of newspapers for more information.