Magazines and Newspapers

The Magazine and newspaper sections are located in the far southwest corner of the building. Lee-Whedon has more than 60 magazines; magazines can be borrowed for 2 weeks. We subscribe to 4 newspapers which are for in-house use only.

Children’s magazines

Cricket – Click
Honest History
LEGO Magazine
National Geographic Kids

Young adult magazines

MAD Magazine

Downloadable magazines

All magazines can now be accessed using the  Libby by Overdrive app. They will be returned automatically after 14 days.


The Batavia Daily News
The Buffalo News
The Democrat & Chronicle
The USA Today
Your Hometown EXTRA – delivered every Thursday

Back Issues

We keep back issues for up to one month for each paper. We also have microfilm of the Medina Register that dates back to the 1800’s. You can browse old Medina papers online, using the  New York State Historic Newspapers site. We keep the current and previous year of most magazines.


Adult magazines

All Recipes
American Patchwork & Quilting
Architectural Digest
Atlantic Monthly
Better Homes & Gardens
Birds & Blooms
Buffalo Spree
The Civil War Monitor
Consumer Reports
Country Living
Cuisine at Home
Diabetes Self-Management
Do It Yourself
Family Handyman
Family Tree
Fine Building
Garden Gate
Gluten Free
Good Housekeeping
Magnolia Journal
Mother Earth News
National Geographic Society
New York Archives
New Yorker
Old House Journal
Petersen’s Hunting
Pioneer Woman
Preserving Your Memory
Reader’s Digest
Reader’s Digest Large Print
Real Simple
Scientific American
Southern Living
Taste of Home
This Old House
Vegan Journal
Vogue Knitting
Western New York Family
Western New York Heritage
World of Interiors