Magazines and Newspapers

We provide access to over 25 print magazines, including People, HGTV, Prevention, The Economist, Outside, Popular Mechanics, and more. All magazines can be checked out for one week. Print copies of the Worcester Telegram and Gazette, the Blackstone Valley Tribune, and the New Uxbridge Times are available for reading at the library.

Digital Magazines and Newspapers

Boston Globe (1980-Present)

ProQuest's searchable database with text-only articles from the Boston Globe (not full-page reproductions) from 1980 to the present.

NewsBank (1980-Present)

Explore and stay informed on local and national topics, people and events in areas such as business, health, education, jobs and careers, political and social issues and more. Provides full page access to the Worcester Telegram and Gazette, Boston Herald, the Providence Journal, and thousands of other publications.

Hoopla Magazines

Read current issues of 50+ popular and in-demand magazines with the hoopla Magazines BingePass. hoopla BingePass gives you seven days of unlimited access to amazing online content with a single borrow!


Libby Magazines

Libby offers a collection of over 4,000 digital magazines from across the U.S. and around the world, available on the CW MARS OverDrive site and the Libby app. Magazine checkouts don’t count against checkout limits set for other items in Libby. Use the Subscribe option to automatically be notified when new issues of your favorite magazines become available.



Historical Newspapers

The Library has the following newspapers on microfilm:

  • Douglas Herald: 1868-1873
  • Whitinsville Compendium: 1870-1873
  • Worcester South Compendium: 1873-1882
  • Uxbridge Compendium: 1883-1913
  • Whitinsville Transcript: 1904-1905
  • Uxbridge & Whitinsville Transcript: 1906-1918
  • Uxbridge Booster: 1916-1917
  • Blackstone Valley News: 1917-1923
  • Uxbridge Times: 1929-1956
  • Whitinsville Times: 1946-1956
  • Blackstone Valley News Tribune: 1957-1975, 1985-2007
  • Blackstone Valley Tribune Advertiser: 1970-1990

Our ScanPro microfilm scanner can be used to access the newspaper microfilm collection. Scanned newspaper images can be printed, saved to a USB drive, or sent via email.

Access Popular Newspapers Online

Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Worcester Telegram & Gazette logo, with hyperlink to Newsbank site
Click the image above and select the Worcester Telegram & Gazette option with Image Format for full-page access.

Boston Herald

Image of Boston Herald logo, with hyperlink to Newsbank page
Click the image above and select the Boston Herald option with Image Format for full-page access.

Providence Journal

Image of Providence Journal logo, with hyperlink to Newsbank page
Click the image above and select the Providence Journal option with Image Format for full-page access.

Local Newspapers

The New Uxbridge Times

The Blackstone Valley Tribune

Blackstone Valley Xpress