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2D Artist – Art Magazines PDF

2D Artist Magazine Website

2007-2014

UK: 3DTotal

“2DArtist magazine is the magazine for CG and digital artists around the globe, whether you already work in 2D or are just getting started. Each issue is full of techniques, tutorials, interviews, articles, project overviews and galleries. Every jam packed magazine will provide you with the perfect platform from which to improve your 2D skills, learn from the professionals and get inspiration for your next project.” – Publisher. Art magazines pdf free.

Art in America – Art Magazines PDF

Art in America Magazine Website

1960s-2000s

1913-1960 at Internet Archive (Black & White)

F. F. Sherman

Volumes run from the 1960s to at least 2006, and are not in chronological order.
“Art in America magazine is for art lovers. Its focus on all types of artwork and its interviews with leading artists sets this magazine apart from its competitors. Whether you have an interest in classic pottery or the modern art movement, you will find gorgeous photographs and a unique insight into each type of artwork. Art in America magazine focuses on the art scene in various countries around the world, including the United States. Though the magazine sometimes delves behind the scenes, the language is easy for even beginners to understand. The large full-color photographs that accompany each article help you better understand the techniques used by each artist, and the photographs include images of both paintings and sculptures.” Free Art magazines. Free magazines pdf, download pdfmagazines.

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Artnois – Art Magazines PDF

Artnois Magazine Website

Issues 2012 – 2014

Artnois

“Discover Art and Music” – Website. Art magazines pdf free.

Blender Art – Art Magazines PDF

Blender Art Magazine Website

2006-2012

blenderart.org

Blenderart magazine is a bimonthly free PDF magazine featuring all new up to date tutorials, news and more articles on blender3d and related Open Source tools for CG, like the GIMP and inkscape.” – Publisher. Free magazines pdf, download pdfmagazines.

Cleveland Art – Art Magazines PDF

Cleveland Art Magazine Website

2010-2020

Cleveland, OH: Cleveland Museum of Art

Cleveland Museum of Art’s magazine for museum members. Cleveland Art Magazine, Art magazines pdf free.

Comic Book Artist – Art Magazines PDF

TwoMorrows Magazine Website

Issues 1998 – 2003

North Carolina: TwoMorrows

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Comic Book Creator – Art Magazine PDF

TwoMorrows Magazine Website

Issues 2013 – 2015

North Carolina: TwoMorrows

“Comic Book Creator is the new voice of the comics medium, devoted to the work and careers of the men and women who draw, write, edit, and publish comics, focusing always on the artists and not the artifacts, the creators and not the characters.” – Publisher. Art magazines pdf free.

Computer Arts – Art Magazines PDF

Computer Arts Magazine Website

1997-2016

Future

“The world’s leading magazine for graphic designers.” – Publisher. Computer Arts Magazine. Free magazines pdf, download pdfmagazines.

Draw! – Art Magazine PDF

Draw! Magazine Website

Issues 2010 – 2016

Raleigh, North Carolina: TwoMorrows Publishing

“Draw! is the professional “How-To” magazine on comics, cartooning and animation. Each issue features in-depth interviews and step-by-step demonstrations from top comics professionals. NOTE: Some issues contain nudity for figure-drawing instruction; suggested for Mature Readers Only.” – Publisher. These free online magazines are shortened versions of the full $8.95 issues. Art magazines pdf free.

Imagine FX – Art Magazine PDF

Imagine FX Magazine Website (Facebook)

2006-2020

Bath, UK: Future

“ImagineFX magazine is the only magazine for fantasy and sci-fi digital artists. Each issue contains an eclectic mixture of in-depth workshops from the world’s best artists, galleries and interviews, features, community news, software and hardware reviews, and the latest sci-fi and fantasy films and comics.” – Publisher. Free magazines pdf, download pdfmagazines.

Interview – Art Magazines PDF

Interview Magazine Website

1975-2010 (Black & White)

NY: Crystal Ball

Founded in 1969 by American artist Andy Warhol (1928–1987) and British journalist John Wilcock. Each issue features interviews with celebrities, artists, musicians, and creative thinkers. Art magazines pdf free.

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Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin – Art Magazines PDF

Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin Website

1964-2019

U.S.

A quarterly publication, geared to a general audience, that focuses on works in The Met’s collection or exhibitions displayed at the Museum. Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin. Free digital magazines online. Free magazines pdf, download pdfmagazines.

Metropolitan Museum of Art Journal – Art Magazines PDF

Metropolitan Museum of Art Journal Website

1968-2019

U.S.

Issued annually by the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Its purpose is to publish original research on works in the Museum’s collection. Articles are contributed by members of the Museum staff and other art historians and specialists. Metropolitan Museum of Art Journal. Art magazines pdf free.

Nineteenth Century – Art Magazines PDF

Nineteenth Century Magazine Website

2011-2017

2016 to latest issue

U.S.

“The flagship publication of the Victorian Society in America is the respected Nineteenth Century Magazine, published in the Spring and Fall as a benefit to members and distributed to more than 200 subscribing libraries. The magazine is devoted to the cultural and social history of the United States during the Victorian era, with regular features on architecture, fine arts, decorative arts, interior design, life-style, clothing, photography, and material culture.” – Website of the Victorian Society of America. Nineteenth Century Magazine back issues online. Free magazines pdf, download pdfmagazines.

Revolution Art – Art Magazines PDF

Revolution Art Magazine Website

2006-2015

Publicistas.org

All issues can be found free at either link.
“REVOLUTIONART International Magazine is a publication delivered in pdf format as a collective sample of the best of graphic arts, videos, music, modeling, and world trends. The objective of REVOLUTIONART is to serve as a inspirational source to artists, models, advertisers, photographers, designers and communicators in general who wish to explore new alternatives of expression through graphical samples of design, photo, illustration, ads, fashion, music, and general visual arts.” – Publisher. Art magazines pdf free.

Tatoo Magazines (Variety) – Art Magazines PDF

ca 2008-2012

Chicago: Watkins

A collection of magazines and periodicals about tattoos, tattoo-related lifestyles, and design. Some titles: Tattoo Bible, Inked, Tattoo, Prick, Skin Shots International. Free magazines pdf, download pdfmagazines.

Websites of more Art Magazines

The following sites offer online news and articles, as well as subscriptions to magazines. Art magazines pdf free.

The Art Newspaper

Art in America

Aesthetica

Art Radar Journal

Animation World Magazine

Art & Antiques

Art Ltd.

ArtReview

Ceramic Arts Network

Circa Art Magazine

Fine Art Connoisseur

Juxtapoz

Professional Artist

Southwest Art

White Fungus

Library Research Guide (LibGuide) – Art Museum Collections Online

This webpage from the librarians at Bowling Green State University has a collection of links to art museums in the U.S., Europe and Asia that have substantial digital collections. Free magazines pdf, download pdfmagazines.


Collectors Magazines – Free PDF Magazines

Antique Collecting – Collector Magazines PDF Free

Antique Collecting Magazine Website

2019 – Present

UK: ACC Publishing

Articles and latest news and views about all things antiques and art. Collectors magazines pdf free.

Auction Catalog Collection – Collector Magazines PDF Free

Catalogs 2018 – Present

UK: Park Communications

A range of art auction catalogs printed by Park Communications UK for several auction houses, including Woolley & Wallis, Catherine Southon, Dydd Sadwrn Mawr, Universal Philatelic Auctions (stamps), Lindsay Burns, Netherhampton Salerooms, and Sworders. Free magazines pdf, download pdfmagazines.

Coins – Coin Collectors Magazine PDF

Past issues

U.S.: Active Interest Media

“COINS magazine covers market trends, buying tips, and historical perspectives on all aspects of numismatics. The news section, “Bits and Pieces,” wraps up the latest happenings in numismatics. Regular columns and departments include “Basics & Beyond,” “Budget Buyer,” “Coin Clinic” (Q&A), the editor’s column, coin finds, a calendar of upcoming shows nationwide, “Coin Value Guide,” and “Market Watch.”” – Publisher. Collectors magazines pdf free.

Connoisseur: An Illustrated Magazine for Collectors – Collectors Magazine PDF

Connoisseur Magazine Website

1901-1991

NY Hearst

Originally a British magazine taken to the U.S. by the Hearst Corp., and published from 1901 to 1992. It focuses on fine art, high-end collectibles, antique furniture, opera, and luxury lifestyles. Old magazines online free, free magazines online. Connoisseur Magazine. Free magazines pdf, download pdfmagazines.

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Eldred’s Auction Catalogs – Collectors Magazines PDF

Eldred’s Auction House Website

Catalogs 2018 – Present

East Dennis, Massachusetts: Eldred’s

“Eldred’s has been owned and operated by the Eldred family for three generations. Founded in 1947 by Robert C. Eldred, Sr., Eldred’s is the oldest continuously operating auction house in New England.” – Website. Free magazines pdf, download pdfmagazines.

Olympia Auctions Catalogs – Collectors Magazines

Olympia Auctions Website

Catalogs 2015 – Present

London: Olympia Auction House

“Olympia Auctions: A place to buy and sell. We are conveniently located at London’s Kensington Olympia, where we have sold more than thirty thousand lots over the last decade. Sales are built and curated by individual specialists with thoroughly researched and profusely illustrated catalogues.” – Website. Collectors magazines pdf free.

Waddington’s Auction Catalogs – Collectors Magazines PDF

Waddington’s Auction House Website

Catalogs 2007 – Present

Toronto, Canada: Waddington’s

“Waddington’s is Canada’s First Auction House, providing expert advice for 160 successful years. Our specialty departments include Asian, Canadian, Contemporary, International and Inuit, Decorative Arts, Fine Jewellery and Fine Wine & Spirits.” – Waddington’s. Free magazines pdf, download pdfmagazines.

Zacke Art Auction Catalogs – Collectors Magazines PDF

Zacke Art Auction Website

Catalogs 2018 – Present

Vienna, Austria: Zacke

“Galerie Zacke was founded 50 years ago in Vienna and has been a fixture of the Asian art market for decades, with countless exhibitions and sales. Some of the many catalogs we have published are highly sought-after today, offering unique insights into rare items such as Japanese samurai swords, archaic Chinese jades and the earliest known colored woodblock prints.” – Website. Collectors magazines pdf free.

Websites of More Collectors’ Magazines – Collectors Magazines

Free online versions of these collectors’ magazines are not available, but their websites feature articles of interest.

Antique Trader

Art & Antiques

The Magazine Antiques

Dolls Magazine

American Philatelist

Linn’s Stamp News

U.S. Stamp News

Coin World

Coinage

Coin Week

The Numismatist: for collectors of coins, medals, tokens and paper money

Paper Money

World Coin News


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73 Amateur Radio Today – Download PDFMagazines

1960-2003

New Hampshire: 73 Magazine

“73 Magazine (also known as 73 Amateur Radio Today) was a United States-based amateur radio magazine that was published from 1960 to 2003. It was known for its strong emphasis on technical articles and for the lengthy editorials in each issue by its founder and publisher, Wayne Green.” – Internet Archive. Free hobby magazines. Free magazines pdf, download pdfmagazines.

Airfix Magazine for Plastic Modelers – Scale Modeling Magazine – Download PDFMagazines

1960-1992

UK: Knightsbridge

“Airfix Magazine was the first British magazine dedicated to the hobby of plastic modelling. It was launched in 1960 in association with the model kit company Airfix, and ceased publication in 1993. It covered various scale modelling subjects, including aircraft, railways, ships, vehicles (military and civilian), and military figures.” – Wikipedia. Crafts magazines pdf free.

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American Aircraft Modeler – Download PDFMagazines

1968-1975

Reno, Nevada: Potomac Aviation

No history of this magazine was found. Edward C. Sweeney, Jr. was the president of the publisher, Potomac Aviation of Reno, in the last issues that we have. American Aircraft Modeler Magazine. Free magazines pdf, download pdfmagazines.

American Woodworker – Download PDFMagazines

Popular Woodworking – American Woodworking Magazine Website

1989-1999

U.S.

Published by Home Service Publications, a division of Readers’ Digest, for woodworking hobbyists. American Woodworker Magazine back issues online. Crafts magazines pdf free.

Ancestry – Download PDFMagazines

1994-2010

U.S.

“Ancestry Magazine was a general interest genealogy magazine owned by Ancestry.com Operations Inc. The magazine began as Ancestry Newsletter, a small, genealogy-industry newsletter in 1983, and became a four-color, 68-page, glossy print, bimonthly publication in 1994. After more than 25 years in print, the magazine was discontinued with the March/April 2010 issue.” -Wikipedia. Google magazines, Ancestry back issues online, online genealogy magazines, Ancestry magazine archives online. Free magazines pdf, download pdfmagazines.

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B&O Modeler Magazine Website

2005-2011

U.S.: B&O RR Historical Society

“The B&O Modeler Magazine is a publication of the B&O RR Historical Society produced for the purpose of disseminating B&O modeling information. The Baltimore & Ohio Railroad Historical Society exists for the furtherance of historical research into the history of the B&O Railroad Company; education of the public in the history, purpose and social benefits of railroading with emphasis on the role of the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company …” – B&O RR Historical Society. Free hobby magazines. Crafts magazines pdf free.

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Issues 2015 – 2021

Colleyville, Texas: ISIS Foundation

“The Belly Dance Chronicles is an exciting publication promoting not just the ancient art of Middle Eastern Dance, but celebrating its defining history, the exciting changes of the present time and the creative dreams of the future.” – Publisher. Free magazines pdf, download pdfmagazines.

Brick Journal – Hobby Magazines PDF

Brick Journal Website

2013 – Present

Brick Journal

“BrickJournal magazine is the ultimate resource for LEGO® enthusiasts of all ages. It spotlights all aspects of the building community, showcasing events, people, and models in every issue, with contributions and how-to articles by top builders worldwide, new product intros, and more!” – Publisher. These are incomplete issues, for free promotional use. Crafts magazines pdf free.

Creative Knitting – Crafts Magazines PDF

2007-2015

Indiana: Annie’s

Creative Knitting magazine was a publication by the Annie’s publishing house in Berne, Indiana. Apparently the magazine has been discontinued, but Annie’s continues to publish magazines on other sewing and needlework crafts such as crochet, cross-stitch, and quilting. Free magazines pdf, download pdfmagazines.

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Crochet Today – Crafts Magazines PDF

Crochet Today Magazine Website

2006-2014

U.S.: Future

“Your magazine for fresh and modern crochet patterns!” – Publisher. Crafts magazines pdf free.

DieCastX Magazine – Model Car Magazine – Crafts Magazines PDF

DieCastX Magazine Website

2005-2009

Connecticut: AirAge Media

“Die Cast X, the #1 die cast magazine, takes an insider’s look at collecting and the history behind diecast cars and trucks. With award-winning journalists, industry pros and renowned photographers contributing expertly written editorial and visually compelling photography, Die Cast X connects the car lover to the diecast world by focusing on the styles and personalities behind the greatest vehicles. Each issue shows how leading designers and manufacturers translate full-size vehicles into exact scale models, as well as how diecast models have helped shape the automotive industry and motorsports.” – DieCastX Magazine Website. Free magazines pdf, download pdfmagazines.

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Extreme How-To Magazine Website

2008-2016

U.S.: Latitude3 Media Group

“The Enthusiast’s Guide to Home Improvement. Since 2002, ExtremeHowTo.com has been a top destination for the latest information on tools, techniques, building materials, and home-improvement products. From residential and remodeling contractors to homeowners and do-it-yourselfers, our readers are serious about tackling a wide range of home-remodeling, landscaping, and automotive jobs.” – Publisher. Crafts magazines pdf free.

Furniture & Cabinetmaking – Crafts Magazines PDF

Furniture & Cabinetmaking Magazine Website

2015-2016

UK: GMC Publications

“The only woodworking magazine focused exclusively on fine furniture making. It reports the latest styles, reflects the best of contemporary design, and also respects the traditions of the past. It features projects and technical articles for design makers regardless of skill level.” – Publisher. Free craft magazines. Furniture & Cabinetmaking Magazine. Free magazines pdf, download pdfmagazines.

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Handyman Variety – Crafts Magazines – Crafts Magazines PDF

Magazine Website

1958-2016

U.S.: Publisher

A mix of several titles, including Family Handyman, Workbench, and Home Handyman. Crafts magazines pdf free.

Knitting Magazine Collection – Crafts Magazines PDF

Magazine Collection

Various publishers

This collection of about 900 knitting magazines on the Internet Archive includes numerous titles from many publishers, issued over many years. Some titles: Love Knitting, Knit Now, Patons’ Baby Favorites, Crochet Today, Jane Austin Knits, Creative Knitting, more. Free craft magazines. Free magazines pdf, download pdfmagazines.

Meccano Magazine – Crafts Magazines PDF

Meccano Magazine Website

1916-1981

UK: Meccano

“Meccano is a model construction system created in 1898 by Frank Hornby in Liverpool, United Kingdom. The system consists of reusable metal strips, plates, angle girders, wheels, axles and gears, and plastic parts that are connected using nuts and bolts. It enables the building of working models and mechanical devices. In 1913, a very similar construction set was introduced in the United States under the brand name Erector. In 2000, Meccano bought the Erector brand and unified its presence on all continents.” – Publisher. Free hobby magazines. Meccano Magazine. Crafts magazines pdf free.

Piecework – Crafts Magazines PDF

Piecework Magazine Website

2000-2015

Long Thread Media

“PieceWork magazine explores the personal stories and handwork of traditional makers from around the world, and investigates how specific objects were crafted and the stories behind them. Each issue includes beautiful full-color photographs, well-researched articles, and a wide range of in-depth how-to techniques and step-by-step projects, making needlework traditions come alive for today’s knitters, embroiderers, lacemakers, crocheters, and quilters.” – Publisher. Free magazines pdf, download pdfmagazines.

Scale Aviation Modeller – Crafts Magazines PDF

Scale Aviation Modeller Magazine Website

1994-2009

UK: SAM

“Offers the latest news, previews, and product information on aircraft modeling. Regular features include reviews of the latest kits, information on decals and other accessories, air combat history, and an events calendar and directory of clubs and societies.” – Internet Archive. Free craft magazines. Scale Aviation Modeller Magazine. Free magazines pdf, download pdfmagazines.

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Woodworker & Woodturner Magazine Website

2015-2016

UK: MyTimeMedia

How-to magazine for the home craftsman. Woodworker & Woodturner Magazine. Free magazines pdf, download pdfmagazines.


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Artnois – Music Magazines PDF

Artnois Magazine Website

Issues 2012 – 2014

Artnois

“Discover Art and Music” – Website

Bass Magazine – Music Magazines PDF

Bass Magazine Website

Issues 2019 – 2020

Bass Magazine

“From in-depth artist interviews and revealing gear reviews to thought-provoking columns and insightful lessons, Bass Magazine is your daily destination for everything low end. Bass Magazine is brought to you by the team that created and ran Bass Player magazine for its first 30 years.” – Website. Free magazines pdf, download pdfmagazines.

Beatles Monthly Book – Music Magazines PDF

1963-1969

London: Sean O’Mahony

“The Beatles Book (also known as Beatles Monthly) was a fanzine dedicated to the English rock band the Beatles, founded in 1963. It was first published in August 1963 and continued for 77 editions until it stopped publication after the December 1969 edition. It was revived in 1976, and ceased publication in 2003.” – Internet Archive. Music magazines pdf free.

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Billboard – Music Magazines PDF

Billboard Magazine Website

1894-2017 at World Radio History

1894-1938 at Internet Archive (Black & White)

1980-2011

Billboard Co., Cincinnati, OH

“An American entertainment media brand owned by the Billboard-Hollywood Reporter Media Group, a division of Eldridge Industries. It publishes pieces involving news, video, opinion, reviews, events, and style, and is also known for its music charts, including the Hot 100 and Billboard 200, tracking the most popular songs and albums in different genres. It also hosts events, owns a publishing firm, and operates several TV shows.” -Wikipedia. Billboard Magazine. PDF free magazines, pdfmagazines download.

Blues Unlimited – Download PDFMagazines

1972-1987 (Black & White)

UK: BU Publications

Blues Unlimited was a British monthly music magazine dealing with all aspects of blues music published by BU Publications, Ltd. Issues featured interviews with established and obscure blues artists, record label news, record reviews, letters and discographies. Music magazines pdf free.

Canadian Musician – Music Magazines PDF

Canadian Musician Magazine Website

Issues 2015 – 2020

Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada: NWC World

“Canada’s magazine for professional and amateur musicians. Published bi-monthly, Canadian Musician features regular columns on Guitar, Bass, Keyboards, Percussion, Brass, Woodwinds, Vocal, MIDI, Business, Songwriting, Live Sound, Recording and On-Line Music. Also included are classified ads, opportunities for musicians, new releases and new products.” – Publisher. PDF free magazines, pdfmagazines download.

Cash Box Magazine Music Industry – Music Magazines PDF

1942-1996

NY: Cash Box Inc.

“Cash Box was a weekly magazine dedicated to the music and jukebox industries published from July 1942 to November 1996. An alternative to Billboard Magazine, Cash Box included regional chart data, hit songs by city, radio station, and record sales, popularity by jukebox, and charts by genre including country and R&B music. Initially, Cash Box listed songs with artist and label information, alphabetized by label, making it easier to track the impact of specific labels on the music scene. It also featured news of tours, insider gossip, album summaries, and photographs found nowhere else, as well as stories on thousands of singers, bands, and musicians, both famous and not so famous, rising stars and fading meteors, long-time stars and one-hit wonders. Later issues included sections for Canada, Great Britain, Belgium, Holland, Japan, Mexico, and other foreign countries.” – Internet Archive. Cash Box Magazine back issues, magazines pdf online. Music magazines pdf free.

Circus – Download PDFMagazines

1966-1993 (Black & White)

U.S: Gerald Rothberg

Circus was a monthly American magazine devoted to rock music, published from 1966 to 2006. In its heyday the magazine had a full-time editorial staff that included some of the biggest names in rock journalism, and rivaled ‘Rolling Stone’ in sales and surpassed ‘Creem’. PDF free magazines, pdfmagazines download.

CMJ New Music Monthly – Music Magazines PDF

1995-2008

NY: CMJ Holdings Corp.

“CMJ New Music Monthly magazine was a monthly music magazine with interviews, reviews, and special features published from 1993 to 2009. Each issue included a compact disc with 15 to 24 songs by well established bands, unsigned bands, and everything in between.” – Wikipedia. Free music magazines online. Music magazines pdf free.

Computer Music – Magazines for Music PDF

Computer Music Magazine Website

2015

Bath, UK: Future plc

“Computer Music magazine is the world’s best-selling magazine dedicated solely to making music with your Mac or PC. Each month, you can find easy-to-follow tutorials for all sorts of music software, expert video guides, unbiased reviews of the latest products, and studio sessions with pro producers. PDF free magazines, pdfmagazines download.

Crawdaddy – Download PDFMagazines

1975-1979 (Black & White)

U.S: Paul Williams

Crawdaddy was an American rock music magazine launched in 1966. It was created by Paul Williams, in response to the increasing sophistication and cultural influence of popular music. Preceding both Rolling Stone and Creem, Crawdaddy was the training ground for many rock writers just finding the language to describe rock and roll, which was only then beginning to be written about as studiously as folk music and jazz. Music magazines pdf free.

Disques – Magazines for Music PDF

1930-1933

Philadelphia: H. Royer Smith

“Disques” was a small review magazine featuring articles and reviews of Schoenberg, Stravinsky, Bax, Delius, Toscanini, Elgar, Prokofiev, Cowell, Karl Muck, Furtwängler, and more. PDF free magazines, pdfmagazines download.

DIY – Magazines for Music PDF

DIY Magazine Website

2014 – Present

London, UK: DIY Magazine

“The UK’s leading independent music magazine in digital and physical print with over 1m followers around the world.” – Publisher. Music magazines pdf free.

DownBeat – Magazine about Music PDF

DownBeat Magazine Website

1937-1961

Chicago: Maher

DownBeat is an American magazine devoted to “jazz, blues and beyond.” Founded in 1934 in Chicago. PDF free magazines, pdfmagazines download.

The Etude – Magazines for Music PDF

1884-1957 at Internet Archive

1883-1957 (PDFs for download)

Pennsylvania: Theodore Presser

Etude Magazine was published from 1883-1957. “It was a staple for music teachers throughout the country, providing articles related to music history, new developments in music, and practical teaching techniques, as well as musical scores from the classics and new pieces for beginning to advanced students. Begun as an aid for piano teachers, the magazine grew to include information and literature for vocal and instrumental enthusiasts as well.” – Gardner-Webb U website. Music magazines pdf free.

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Gramaphone Magazine Website

2008-2020

London: Mark Allen Group

“Gramophone is a magazine published monthly in London, devoted to classical music, particularly to reviews of recordings. It was founded in 1923 by the Scottish author Compton Mackenzie who continued to edit the magazine until 1961. On its website Gramophone claims to be: “The world’s authority on classical music since 1923.” – Wikipedia. PDF free magazines, pdfmagazines download.

Guitar World – Magazines for Music PDF

Guitar World Magazine Website

1980-2006

Future Publishing Ltd

“For more than 31 years, Guitar World magazine has served as North America’s leading publication for rock guitarists, providing unique instructional content, exclusive photography and interviews with the genre’s leading celebrity guitarists. Each month, Guitar World offers lessons that help players refine their craft, in-depth reviews of the latest guitars, amplifiers and effects, current happenings from around the rock scene, celebrity columnists and one-on-one conversations with artists ranging from iconic superstars to the young guns of today.” Magazines pdf online. Music magazines pdf free.

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Headliner Magazine Website

Issues 2014 – Present

Headliner Magazine

“Using the talent to tap into the technology, the Headliner Group provides an insight from the creative’s perspective, offering a unique view of the music industry from the people working within it. With a wealth of experience working with record labels, publishers and manufacturers within the audio and MI worlds, Headliner uniquely bridges the gap between the music and audio industries, connecting with top level, emerging and aspiring talent as well as behind the scenes professionals for our global audience.” – Website. PDF free magazines, pdfmagazines download.

High Fidelity Music – Music Magazines PDF

1951-1989

U.S.

“High Fidelity was an American magazine that was published from April 1951 until July 1989 and was a source of information about high fidelity audio equipment, video equipment, audio recordings, and other aspects of the musical world, such as music history, biographies, and anecdotal stories by or about noted performers. – Wikipedia. High Fidelity Magazine back issues free.Music magazines pdf free.

Hits – Music Magazines PDF

Hits Magazine Website

1987-2002

U.S.

“Hits magazine is an American music industry trade publication. Founded by Lenny Beer and Dennis Lavinthal, who had previously worked in independent promotion, it was launched as a print magazine in August 1986. It quickly became one of the more widely circulated “tip sheets” with considerable record industry support.” -American Radio History. Music business magazine online free, PDF online magazines free. PDF free magazines, pdfmagazines download.

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Houston Music News Magazine Facebook Page

2018 – Present

League City, Texas: Wildman

“Houston Music News is the oldest & largest music monthly in Texas. It comes out in both print & Internet. This is the Who’s Who in the live music industry. They cover national as well as local talent acts. This is a must for concert venues & promoters, bar/ club owners, musicians, music stores, etc.” – Publisher. Music magazines pdf free.

Illinois Entertainer – Music Magazines PDF

Illinois Entertainer Website

Issues 2013 – Present

Chicago, Illinois: Illinois Entertainer

“Chicagoland’s free music monthly magazine” – Website. PDF free magazines, pdfmagazines download.

The Independent Music Show – Music Magazines PDF

The Independent Music Show Magazine Website

Issues 2017 – Present

Independent Music Show

Magazine produced for the Independent Music Show radio program that is broadcast on stations around the world. It includes a program schedule, links to independent music, and articles and news. Music magazines pdf free.

JazzTimes – Music Magazines PDF

JazzTimes Magazine Website

1994-2004

Silver Spring, MD Glenn Sabin

“America’s preeminent jazz magazine relies on an award-winning staff to provide uncompromising and provocative coverage of the jazz scene in the U.S. and throughout the world. Featuring special themes, insightful profiles,comprehensive guides and timely news reports.” – JazzTimes Magazine online. PDF free magazines, pdfmagazines download.

Kerrang – Music Magazines PDF

Kerrang Magazine Website

1980s-2015

London: Wasted Talent Ltd

“Kerrang! magazine is a British weekly magazine devoted to rock and metal music, currently published by Wasted Talent. Kerrang! was initially devoted to the new wave of British heavy metal and the rise of hard rock acts. In the early 2000s it became the best-selling British music weekly.” – Wikipedia. Free online magazines UK, Where can I get old magazines for free UK. Music magazines pdf free.

Melodic Magazine – Music Magazines PDF

Melodic Magazine Website

Issues 2018 – 2020

U.S.: Melodic

“Here at Melodic we aim to keep you up to date on your favorite artists (and soon to be favorites), provide you with interviews, tour dates, live photos, album and show reviews, and a monthly eZine for you to enjoy.” – Website. PDF free magazines, pdfmagazines download.

Melody Maker – Music Magazines PDF

1967-1969

London – Melody Maker

Melody Maker magazine was a British weekly music newspaper and one of the world’s earliest music weeklies. It was founded in 1926, as a magazine for dance band musicians. In the late ’60s it concentrated on Rock & Pop, but also included pages for such genres as Jazz and Folk. Melody Maker magazine back issues. Music magazines pdf free.

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Modern Drummer Magazine Website

1977-2019

U.S.: Modern Drummer

“Caters to the needs of amateur, semi-pro, and professional drummers through interviews with the world’s best drummers. MD also reports on trends, activities, drum products, publications, and recordings. A roster of over 35 educational departments offers readers playing tips and advice.” – Publisher. Modern Drummer Magazine. PDF free magazines, pdfmagazines download.

Mojo – Music Magazine PDF

Mojo Magazine Website

2016-2021

UK: Bauer Media

“Mojo magazine is a popular music magazine published initially by Emap, and since January 2008 by Bauer, monthly in the United Kingdom.” Founded in 1993. – Wikipedia. Music magazines pdf free.

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Coda Records Website

2019 – Present

Chichester, UK: Coda Records

“Music Legends is the new monthly rock music magazine featuring the greatest stories and music history of classic rock bands, legacy rock music, and rock legends, including the early days of Queen, an in-depth interview with Pete Best, the original Beatles drummer, Fleetwood Mac on the making of ‘Rumours’, plus Springsteen, The Clash, Eagles , U2, Pink Floyd, Led Zeppelin, Bob Dylan, Deep Purple, Wishbone Ash, The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, Tom Petty, Prince, Uriah Heep, Black Sabbath, Beach Boys, The Kinks, The Who, The Eagles, Bowie, Syd Barrett, Roger Waters, David Gilmour, Robert Plant, Stevie Nicks, AC/DC, Guns N’ Roses, Rainbow, Whitesnake,Ozzie Osbourne, Kansas, Yes, Genesis, ELP, ELO, Nirvana, Green day, Sex Pistols, Credence Clearwater Revival and much, much more! ” – Publisher. PDF free magazines, pdfmagazines download. Music magazines pdf free.

Music Lovers’ Phonograph Monthly Review – Download PDFMagazines

1926-1932

Phonograph Publishing Co., Boston, MA

Subtitle: “An Independent Magazine for Amateurs Interested in Recorded Music and Its Development”. This monthly contained news of new recordings and many reviews. The emphasis was on ‘classical’ music, but a column entitled “Analytical Notes and Reviews by our Staff Critics” covers, in addition to Orchestral, Chamber Music and Choral, non-classical categories such as Popular, Dance, Band, Novelty, and Foreign Records. Music Lovers’ Phonograph Monthly Review. Music magazine online free. Music magazines pdf free.

The Music Magazine and Musical Courier – Music Magazines PDF

1880-1962 at Internet Archive (Black & White)

NY: Blumenberg

“The Musical Courier began in 1880, and included editorials, obituaries, announcements, scholarly articles and investigatory writing about musical instruments and music in general. These included “construction practices, descriptions, tools, exhibitions and collections, new technologies, and laws and legal actions” relating to the music industry.” – Wikipedia. PDF free magazines, pdfmagazines download.

Musical America – Music Magazines PDF

Musical America Website

1898-1961 at Internet Archive (Black & White)

New Jersey:

The oldest American magazine on classical music, first appearing in 1898. It was a weekly until 1929, then producing 15-20 issues per year until 1960. The magazine continues today online. PDF free magazines, pdfmagazines download.

Muzik – Music Magazines PDF

1995-2003

UK: IPC Media

“Muzik magazine was a British dance music magazine published by IPC Media from June 1995 to August 2003. Aimed at serious dance music fans rather than weekend clubbers, Muzik’s writers included a number of well-known DJs, including Kris Needs, Rob da Bank, Spoony, Terry Farley, Bob Jones, Jonty Skrufff and Dave Mothersole.” – Wikipedia. Free online magazines UK, Muzik magazine back issues. PDF free magazines, pdfmagazines download.

New Jersey Stage – Music Magazines PDF

New Jersey Stage Website

Issues 2014 – 2020

Spring Lake, New Jersey: New Jersey Stage

“New Jersey Stage aims to bring artists, organizations, and art councils together. In addition to regularly publishing original feature articles, interviews, and columns, we encourage organizations to send us press releases. New Jersey Stage considers itself the Garden State’s Arts Newswire and home of original arts journalism.” – Website. PDF free magazines, pdfmagazines download.

Opera News – Music Magazines PDF

Opera News Website

1936-1961 at Internet Archive (Black & White)

NY: Metropolitan Opera Guild

A classical music magazine, launched in 1936, that provides in-depth coverage and information on all matters relating to the American and International opera scenes. Opera News has continued to exist online. Music magazines pdf free.

Orfeo – Music Magazines PDF

Orfeo Magazine Website

Issues 2013 – Present

Alberto Martinez

Crafting of guitars and other stringed instruments. Issues in English, French and Spanish. PDF free magazines, pdfmagazines download.

Piano & Keyboard – Music Magazines PDF

1952-1997 (Black & White)

California: SparrowHawk

Interviews, articles and news from the world of piano and keyboard music. Music magazines pdf free.

Pop Weekly – Music Magazines PDF

1962-1965

London – Pop Weekly

A UK music weekly founded in 1962 as ‘Pop Ten Monthly’, changing names later that year to ‘Pop Weekly’. It claimed to be the first magazine to combine up-to-the-minute news reports, articles on all of the most popular artists and groups of the day together with fabulous shots of the stars.
Back issues of the UK magazine Melody Maker, also on this page above, may be of interest. Free online magazines UK, Pop Weekly pdf magazine archive. PDF free magazines, pdfmagazines download.

Record Research – Music Magazine PDF

1955-1995

Subtitle: “Magazine of Record Statistics and Information”. Record Research magazine was a record collectors’ auction list and discography/records history magazine published between 1955 and 1995. It appears to have been an independent newsletter, containing columns, informative tidbits, artist profiles, and information about records, including those from the earliest days of the recording industry. Music magazines pdf free.

Record World – Music Magazine PDF

1960-1982

U.S.

“Record World magazine was a music industry trade magazine published from 1946 to April of 1982. Until 1964 it was called “Music Vendor.” -American Radio History. PDF free magazines, pdfmagazines download.

Rock and Blues International – Music Magazine PDF

Rock and Blues International Website

2020 – Present

League City, Texas: Wildman

“FREE International music publication covering all types of music and artists from all over the world. Specializing in Rock and Blues, but not limited to just those two genres of music. It also covers Pop, Hip-Hop, Reggae, and much more.” – Publisher. Music magazines pdf free.

See Century Past’s free magazines on news & politics

Rolling Stone – Music Magazine PDF

Rolling Stone Magazine Website

Rolling Stone 1968-2018

Rolling Stone Index for 1967-1991

U.S. – Penske Media Corp.

“Rolling Stone magazine is a cultural icon. It’s the number one pop culture reference point for 13 million young adults. In addition to its authoritative position in music, Rolling Stone’s sphere of influence reaches into entertainment, movies, television, technology, and national affairs. Rolling Stone covers everything that’s important, trend-setting, and newsworthy to the thought leaders among young adults.” – Rolling Stone Magazine back issues online. PDF free magazines, pdfmagazines download.

RPM Music Weekly – Music Magazine PDF

1964-1966

Toronto, Canada: Walt Grealis

RPM Music Weekly, since its founding in February 1964, covered the news in many aspects of the popular music business throughout Canada, including band personnel, radio, recording, and concerts.

Rhythms – Music Magazine PDF

Rhythms Magazine Website

2019 – Present

Hughesdale, AUS: Rhythms

“Over 25 years and more than 288 issues, Rhythms Magazine has established a reputation as The Bible of roots music in Australia. Hungrily exploring almost anything to do with blues, roots, folk, Americana, jazz, country, and world music, Rhythms is totally unique. It is cherished by its readers for its authority, credibility and diversity.” – Publisher. Free back issues of magazines. PDF free magazines, pdfmagazines download.

SCP: Sin City Presents – Music Magazine PDF

SCP: Sin City Presents Website

Issues 2016 – Present

Las Vegas, Nevada: Sin City Presents

“Sin City Presents” brings you news from the back-beat of the Las Vegas Community. Featured articles include industry news from the local music and entertainment scene, leading local industries, business and causes in SIN City.” – Publisher. Music magazines pdf free.

Smash Hits – Music Magazine PDF

1979 through 1980s

“Smash Hits magazine was a pop music magazine aimed at teenagers and young adults, featuring lyrics, photographs, interviews and news related to celebrity music acts in the UK (Later offshoots arrived in the US and Australia). After an initial test issue, the magazine started publishing in 1979, switching to a fortnightly schedule after three issues, and finally closing up in 2006. – Internet Archive. Smash Hits Magazine back issues. PDF free magazines, pdfmagazines download.

Sound and Audio Magazine Collection – Music Magazine PDF

1985-2021

U.S., UK, Australia, Poland

This collection of magazines dedicated to electronic equipment includes three similar British magazines featuring stereo equipment, titles “Hi-Fi Choice”, “Hi-Fi News”, & “What Hi-Fi”, with issues running from about 2010 to 2020.
“Sound & Vision” from 2015-2016, a U.S. title for consumer electronics.
“Radioelektronik Audio Video Hi Fi” from Warsaw, in Polish, about 1985-2003.
“Stereophile”, U.S., 2015-2016.
“Sound + Image”, Australia, 2015-2016.
A few issues of other, similar titles.

Spin – Music Magazine PDF

Spin Magazine Website

1985-2012

U.S.: Spin Media

“From the concert stage to the dressing room, from the recording studio to the digital realm, SPIN magazine surveys the modern musical landscape and the culture around it with authoritative reporting, provocative interviews, and a discerning critical ear.” – Spin Magazine back issues online. PDF free magazines, pdfmagazines download.

Stylus – Music Magazine PDF

Stylus Magazine Website

2007 – Present

Winnipeg, Canada: Stylus Magazine

“Stylus is Canada’s second oldest independent music magazine that has been published bi-monthly by the University of Winnipeg Students’ Association since 1989. Stylus serves as the program guide to CKUW 95.9FM and reflects the many musical communities within Winnipeg and beyond. Stylus strives to provide coverage of music that is not normally written about in the mainstream media. Stylus acts as a vehicle for the work of new writers, photographers and artists, including members of the University of Winnipeg, of CKUW and of the Winnipeg community at large.” – Publisher. Music magazines pdf free.

Total Guitar – Music Magazine PDF

Total Guitar Magazine Website

2003-2007

Bath, UK: Future plc

“Total Guitar magazine is Europe’s best-selling guitar magazine. Every month we feature interviews with the biggest names and hottest new acts in guitar land, plus Guest Lessons from the stars. Finally, our Rocked & Rated section is the place to go for reviews, round-ups and help setting up your guitars and gear.” – Publisher. PDF free magazines, pdfmagazines download.

Total Order – Music Magazine PDF

Issues 2016 – Present

Barnegat, New Jersey: Total Order Magazine

“The most comprehensive publication on Independent Music from around the world. There something for everyone, fans, listeners, musicians and people who want to know the REAL STORY of the Independent Music World.” – Publisher. Music magazines pdf free.

Uncut UK – Music Magazine Online Free

Uncut UK Magazine Website

2015-2016

Bandlab Technologies

“Uncut UK Magazine is your essential guide to the month’s best music. Every issue, our comprehensive and trustworthy reviews section showcases the best new releases and reissues, while our in-depth features section includes interviews with the greatest names in music from the past five decades as well as the classic artists of tomorrow.” PDF free magazines, pdfmagazines download.

Vibe – Music Magazine PDF

Vibe Magazine Website

1993-2008

U.S.

“Vibe Magazine is the lifestyle guide to urban music and culture including celebrities, fashion, beauty, consumer electronics, automotive, personal care/grooming, and, always, music. Edited for a multicultural audience.” – Vibe Magazine online. Music magazines pdf free.

The Wire – Music Magazine PDF

The Wire Website

1982-2006

London: Tony Herrington

A British magazine, founded in 1982. It originally covered Jazz, but gradually expanded its scope to include experimental rock, electronica, alternative hip hop, modern classical, free improvisation, nu jazz and traditional music. – Summary of Wikipedia article. PDF free magazines, pdfmagazines download.

Websites of More Music Magazines – Music Magazines

Free online versions of these music magazines are not available, but their websites feature articles of interest.

All About Jazz

Americana Music

Living Blues

Mix: Music Production, Live Sound, Sound for Picture

Music Radar

Sing Out


Photography Magazines PDF – PDF Magazines Free

Advanced Photoshop Magazine – Photography Magazines PDF

2015

UK: Future

For users of the Adobe Photoshop photo-editing software. “Advanced Photoshop magazine is the essential resource for creative professionals wanting to master high-end, commercial Photoshop skills” – Publisher. The magazine appears to have been discontinued. Free photography magazines. PDF free magazines, pdfmagazines download.

Amateur Photographer Magazine – Photography Magazines PDF

Amateur Photographer Magazine Website

2009-2018

UK: Kelsey

“Amateur Photographer magazine is the world’s oldest weekly photographic magazine, established in 1884. It is the respected authority for news and reviews, with detailed tests and investigations on the latest equipment. The weekly contents include interviews and columns from many of the world’s leading photographers and practical technique to inspire and enthuse the devoted readership, to whom taking photos is far more than just a hobby. Essential reading for those interested in buying photographic equipment or wanting advice about improving their picture taking.” – Publisher. Photography magazines pdf free.

American Cinemotographer Magazine – Photography Magazines PDF

American Cinemotographer Magazine Website

1922-1982

Hollywood, CA.: American Society of Cinematographers

“American Cinematographer magazine is a magazine published monthly by the American Society of Cinematographers. It focuses on the art and craft of cinematography, covering domestic and foreign feature productions, television productions, short films, music videos and commercials. The emphasis is on interviews with cinematographers, but directors and other filmmakers are often featured as well. Articles include technical how-to pieces, discussions of tools and technologies that affect cinematography, and historical features.” – Wikipedia. Free digital magazines online. PDF free magazines, pdfmagazines download.

Better Photography Magazine – Photography Magazines PDF

Better Photography Magazine Website

2015-2016

Australia: Australia’s Better Photography Magazine

“Peter Eastway is an Australian photographer known internationally for his landscape photography and creative use of post-production. A practising professional, he shoots editorially (mainly for Better Photography magazine) and works selectively in advertising and portraiture. Peter and his websites are a wealth of information on how to capture, edit and print, offering tutorials, videos and inspiration for amateur and professional photographers.” – Publisher. Better Photography Magazine. Photography magazines pdf free.

Decisive Moment Magazine – Photography Magazines PDF

Royal Photographic Society Website

2015 – Present

Bristol, UK: Royal Photographic Society

“A quarterly journal of the Documentary Group, a special interest group of the Royal Photographic Society focusing on documentary photography.” – Publisher. PDF free magazines, pdfmagazines download.

Digital SLR Magazine – Photography Magazines PDF Free Download

Digital SLR Magazine Website

2015-2016

UK: Raspberry Pi

“Digital SLR Photography addresses the needs of today’s photographer in a lively, informative and stylish format. Dedicated to digital SLR photographers of all abilities, from beginner through enthusiast to professional it will inform and entertain you through a unique blend of technique articles, inspirational images, news and authoritative reviews. Covering topics such as landscapes, portraits and close up photography, this magazine provides a focused and comprehensive read guaranteed to help you get the most out of your photography. ” – Publisher. Free photography magazines, Digital SLR Magazine. Photography magazines pdf free.

f11 Magazine – Photography Magazines PDF Free Download

f11 Magazine Website

2011-2017

Auckland, NZ: f11 Magazine

“f11 magazine was a free digital magazine, published from our base in beautiful New Zealand. Read by tens of thousands all over the world, f11 was created for professional and enthusiast photographers, designers and creative people working with images, as well as buyers and collectors of photography.” – Publisher. 66 issues were published, from 2011 to June 2017. Free digital magazines online. PDF free magazines, pdfmagazines download.

ICG Magazine – Photography Magazines PDF Free Download

ICG Magazine Website

Issues 2017 – Present

Hollywood, CA.: International Cinematographers Guild

“The International Cinematographers Guild represents the most talented camera professionals in the world. The technicians and artisans in our union are the creators of the visual images on the big screen, the television screen and our computer screen.” – Website. Photography magazines pdf free.

Leica Photography Magazine – Photography Magazines PDF Free Download

1949-1994

NY: Leitz

The American edition of a magazine published in Wetzlar, Germany, where Leica cameras were made. It featured the photos of leading British and continental professionals and amateurs, plus articles on Leica technique by staff members of the Leica school at Wetzlar and other experts. – Magazine. Leica Photography Magazine. PDF free magazines, pdfmagazines download.

My Creative Images Magazine – Photography Magazines PDF Free Download

My Creative Images Website

2018 – Present

James Hurley

“Promoting Digital Photo Artistry and Digital Photography” – Publisher. Photography magazines pdf free.

Outdoor Photographer Magazine – Photography Magazines PDF Free Download

Outdoor Photographer Magazine Website

2014-2016

Madavor Media

“Outdoor Photographer magazine contains practical information and tips regarding photographing nature, wildlife, sports, and landscape. Regular columns cover developments in 35mm and digital photography, camera accessories, film, lenses, outdoor gear and apparel, travel, ecological concerns, and workshops. Every issue also contains travel articles and a “Favorite Places” column that details great spots for outdoor photography, including how to get there, what to take, and the best times to visit.” – Publisher. Outdoor Photographer Magazine back issues. PDF free magazines, pdfmagazines download.

Outdoor Photography Magazine – Photography Magazines PDF Free Download

Outdoor Photography Magazine Website

2014-2015

UK: Guild of Master Craftsmen

“Outdoor Photography magazine is for the serious amateur and semi-professional photographer who is passionate about the British countryside and its wildlife. It is the UK’s only photography magazine dedicated exclusively to the coverage of landscape, wildlife and the environment.” – Publisher. Free digital magazines online. Photography magazines pdf free.

Shutterbug Magazine – Photography Magazines PDF Free Download

Shutterbug Magazine Website

2015-2016

NY: Source Interlink Magazines

“Shutterbug magazine is the leading photo and imaging magazine for advanced amateur and professional photographers, and all who relate to their photography as a meaningful part of their lives. Inside every monthly issue you’ll get lighting pointers, pro studio tips, test reports, equipment reviews… and much more! Written by photographers, for photographers, Shutterbug is dedicated to helping photographers enhance their creative potential.” – Publisher. PDF free magazines, pdfmagazines download.

Websites of More Photography Magazines

Free online versions of these photography magazines are not available, but their websites feature articles of interest.

Aperture

Popular Photography


Writers Magazines PDF – Free PDF Magazines

BookPage – Writers Magazines PDF

BookPage Website

Issues 2020 – Present

Nashville, Tennessee: Bookpage

“BookPage is a discovery tool for readers, highlighting the best new books across all genres. BookPage is editorially independent; only books we highly recommend are featured. Any publisher-sponsored content is clearly labeled as such.” – Website. The link has issues since 2009, but only the issues since January 2020 are free. PDF free magazines, pdfmagazines download.

Devour: Art & Lit Canada – Writers Magazines PDF

Devour: Art & Lit Canada Website

Issues 2017 – Present

Brighton, Ontario, CA: Hidden Brook Press

“The mission of Devour: Art and Lit Canada is to promote Canadian culture by bringing world-wide readers some of the best Canadian literature, art and photography.” – Publisher. Writers magazines pdf free.

See our free giant selection of classic literature, including translated works of world literature

Kirkus Reviews – Writers Magazines PDF

Kirkus Reviews Website

Issues 2011 – Present

New York: Kirkus Media

Kirkus Reviews is a widely respected magazine for reviews of new books. PDF free magazines, pdfmagazines download.

Local Wolves – Writers Magazines PDF

Local Wolves Website

Issues 2012 – Present

Long Beach, California: Local Wolves

“Established in 2012, Local Wolves is an independent, digital and print magazine driven by the passion of storytelling for creative minds from diverse fields of work. The magazine was founded by Southern California native Cathrine Khom who started Local Wolves initially as a music blog and quickly flourished into curated theme issues delving into more in-depth topics and meaningful conversations.” – Website. Writers magazines pdf free.

Ogma – Writers Magazines PDF

Ogma Magazine Website

2020

Ireland: Ogma

“Ogma is a digital and print zine for creatives with a passion for storytelling. We publish work by writers and content creators featuring narrative essays, original fiction, poetry, prose, artwork and interviews! ” – Website. PDF free magazines, pdfmagazines download.

Poetry – Writers Magazines PDF

Poetry Magazine Website

1912-1961 at Internet Archive (Black & White)

Chicago: Poetry Foundation

“Poetry has been published in Chicago since 1912, and is online of the leading monthly poetry journals in the English-speaking world” – Wikipedia. Writers magazines pdf free.

Santa Clara Review – Writers Magazines PDF

Santa Clara Review Website

Issues 2008 – Present

Santa Clara, California: Santa Clara University

“The Santa Clara Review accepts submissions of poetry, fiction, nonfiction, drama, and art year round.” – Publisher. PDF free magazines, pdfmagazines download.

Shelf Unbound – Writers Magazines PDF

Shelf Media Group Website

Issues 2013 – Present

Waukesha, Wisconsin: Shelf Media Group

“Shelf Unbound indie book review magazine features the best of small press and self-published books.” – Website. Writers magazines pdf free.

Storizen – Writers Magazines PDF

Storizen Website

Issues 2013 – Present

New Delhi, India:

“Empowering Authors, Bloggers, and Writers around the Globe.” – Website. PDF free magazines, pdfmagazines download.

Writ Large Retrospective – Magazines for Writers

Writ Large Retrospective Website

Issues 2013 – Present

Denver, Colorado: University of Denver

“WRIT Large is an annual journal of undergraduate research and writing at DU. Begun in the winter of 2012, WRIT Large serves as a resource and teaching tool for our faculty, as well as a source of inspiration for students.” – Website. Writers magazines pdf free.

Write Now! – Magazines for Writers

TwoMorrows Publisher Website

Issues 2002-2009

North Carolina: TwoMorrows

“The magazine about writing for comics, animation, and sci-fi.” – Publisher. PDF free magazines, pdfmagazines download.

Writer’s Digest – Magazines for Writers

Writer’s Digest Website

1920-1961 at Internet Archive (Black & White)

Cincinnati, OH: F&W Publishing

Writer’s Digest began in 1920 and is still active. “It is an American magazine aimed at beginning and established writers. It contains interviews, market listings, calls for manuscripts, and how-to articles.” -Wikipedia. Writers magazines pdf free.

Websites of Writing Magazines – Magazines for Writers

Free online versions of these writing magazines are not available, but their websites feature articles of interest.

Mslexia

Poets & Writers

The Writer

The Writer’s Chronicle

Library Research Guide (LibGuide) – Writing Fiction

This research guide from the librarians at Boston Public Library has links to a variety of resources related to Writing Fiction.

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