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Magazine Catalog
The following magazines are available from Oregon Talking Book and Braille Service. Each issue of these magazines must be returned to receive the next issue.
 
The National Library Service also provides several other free magazine titles. To see a listing of what they offer please visit: http://www.loc.gov/nls/reference/circulars/magprog.html If you are interested in subscribing to any of these magazines please call TBABS.
 
AARP: The Magazine
Bimonthly
Subjects of interest to people fifty and older. Published by AARP.
 
Alfred Hitchcock's Mystery Magazine
Monthly
Suspense, mystery, and intrigue by well-known authors; reprints of classic tales; story contests, puzzles, and book reviews.
 
American History
Bimonthly
American history with emphasis on specific events and personalities.
 
Arizona Highways
Monthly
Arizona travel, history, and art.
 
Arthritis Today: The Magazine for Help and Hope
Bimonthly
Information about arthritis research, treatments, and medications. Published by the Arthritis Foundation.
 
Audubon
Bimonthly
Wildlife news from around the world and articles on contemporary issues related to biodiversity and endangered ecosystems..
 
Better Homes and Gardens
Monthly
Practical advice on home and money management, with recipes, how-to-do-it home plans, and decorating ideas.
 
Cappers
Bimonthly
Information on helpful hints, gardening tips, recipes, money management, etc.
 
Country
Bimonthly
Rural and small-town living; crafts and foods; reviews of country inns and farm vacations.
 
Current Biography
11 issues/yr
Articles about newsworthy individuals in politics, sciences, arts, labor, and industry; brief obituaries
 
Diabetes Self-Management
Bimonthly
Current information about diabetes research and patient care.
 
Great Decisions
Annual
Reviews of major foreign policy issues; includes background, current data, and alternative options. Published by the Foreign Policy Association.
 
Guideposts (Magazine does not need to be returned if it arrives in a paper envelope)
Monthly
Inspirational stories and weekly features covering faith, spirituality, prayer, and fellowships.  The articles are interfaith religious messages designed to help deal with the trials of life.
 
Humpty Dumpty's Magazine
Bimonthly
Stories, jokes, poems, and game activities for ages 4-7.
 
Kiplinger's Retirement Report
Monthly
Advice and trends of interest to retired persons or to those planning for retirement.
 
Lions Newsletter
Monthly
Newsletter of the Lions.
 
Martha Stewart Living 
Monthly
Recipes, gardening, crafts, collectibles, housekeeping, and entertaining.
 
National Geographic Traveler
Monthly
World travel and cultures; information about events and where to stay and eat.
 
Native Peoples: Arts and Lifeways
Bimonthly
Articles on collecting and caring for Native American artwork; book and audiovisual reviews, listing of events, exhibits, and celebrations across the United States.
 
New York Review of Books
Biweekly
Essays and book reviews on politics, literature, science, and culture by eminent writers.
 
OPB Prime Time
Monthly
This magazine covers the schedule of Oregon Public Broadcasting from 6 pm - 10:30 p.m.  Highlights of programming are also included.
 
Organic Gardening
Monthly
Organic methods of gardening, cooking techniques, nutrition.
 
Parents: On Rearing Children from Crib to College
Monthly
Child rearing and development from infancy to college; family relations.
 
Playboy: Entertainment for Men 
Monthly
Fiction, interviews, and articles with a male perspective.
 
Popular Science
Monthly;
New products, trends, and practical applications of science and technology.
 
Redbook
Monthly
Fiction; child rearing and family relations; home decoration ideas; fashion and beauty hints.
 
Reminisce
Bimonthly
General interest articles with sentimental reflections on the past.
 
Retirement Life
monthly
Subjects of interest to the active and retired federal worker. Official journal of the National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association
 
Saturday Evening Post
Bimonthly
Humor, fiction, and nonfiction.
 
Seventeen
Monthly
Beauty and fashion for young women; articles on careers, education, family, social relations, and diet.
 
Smithsonian
Monthly
Science, natural history, art, archaeology, history, and ecology; events at the Smithsonian Institution.
 
Southern Living
Monthly
Gardening, history, and travel; recipes. Focus on the southern lifestyles.
 
Sunset: The Magazine of Western Living
Monthly
Gardening, recipes, craft projects, home decorating, and travel in the western states.
 
Vital Speeches of the Day
Monthly
Speeches of recognized leaders of public opinion on current and national concerns.
 
Woman's Day
Biweekly
Home management with recipes, crafts, and decorating ideas.
 
Your Dog
Monthly
Canine behavior, health medicine, dentistry, and new products for dogs. A newsletter published by Tufts University School of Veterinary Medicine.
 
ALSO AVAILABLE
 
Choice Magazine Listening (Does not need to be returned)
Monthly
Choice Magazine is specially recorded for those who qualify for Talking Books.  Choice selects and records memorable writing from approximately 100 leading magazines.  This unique free service offers its subscribers eight hours of outstanding unabridged articles, fiction, and poetry. 

Page updated: July 09, 2009