Stay Informed: How to Access The Economist

Attention all readers and subscribers of Palo Alto City Library! The digital format of The Economist is no longer available through the PressReader platform. However, for those who prefer to read The Economist online, it is still accessible through our Gale database, which provides a text-only format of all articles from 1988 to the present, including the current issue.

Access The Economist via Gale

Step 1

First, click on the "General OneFile from Gale" link from our A-Z list.

Step 2

Once you're on the Gale homepage, click on the "Advanced Search" option located under the search box.

Step 3

Enter "The Economist" in the "Search Term" box and select "Publication Title" from the "Field" drop-down menu.

Step 4

Click the search button and it will display articles from "The Economist" as a search result.

In addition to The Economist, the Library offers a variety of similar digital magazines and newspapers. Check out our magazines and newspaper page to access Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, New York Times and many more.