Library Journal Offers Temporary Free Access to All Digital Content During COVID-19 Crisis

To support the work of the library and publishing community as we navigate through the COVID-19 crisis, Library Journal is offering temporary free access to the digitized edition of LJ, as well as all the content on our website.

To support the work of the library and publishing community as we navigate through the COVID-19 crisis, Library Journal is offering temporary free access to the digitized edition of LJ, as well as aLJ Coversll the content on our website.

Our goal is to provide timely, accurate updates related to COVID-19 as it pertains to libraries and the communities you serve, as well as to better enable you to engage with the challenges ahead from wherever you are working by making sure you can access the news, reviews, and information Library Journal provides every day.

On the website, we have created a temporary full-access pass for all readers to all of our premium content, usually available only to premium subscribers.  

Please enter with the following credentials for full online access:


Password: LJfullaccess1 

We are also providing free access to the digitized editions of our entire  magazine archive, including the latest issue. To access,  go to the LJ homepage  and click on "Access Digitized Edition" in the upper left-hand corner, then enter your email address and name to get the current issue, as well as an archive of all LJ magazines.

For customer service, please contact  Kristy South  at

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Posted : Aug 30, 2020 04:09

Carol Higgins

news editor for Rochester Ma Historical so pleased with this..very helpful for our programs and historical ways and events and personage Folk

Posted : Jul 30, 2020 06:25

Sergio Villet

I would like to receive news from the Library Journal.

Thank You

Posted : Jul 28, 2020 07:16

Deborah Gaspar

This did not work for me. I tried several times with the access information provided.

Posted : Jul 08, 2020 05:47

Bonnie Lawhorn

This is appreciated!

Posted : Jul 08, 2020 01:35

Camille Natta

This did not work for me unfortunately

Posted : Jul 07, 2020 05:33

Joyce Williams

Thank you for the free access.

Posted : Jul 07, 2020 02:07

Imelda Esparza

Thank you for providing useful information.

Posted : Jul 03, 2020 12:43

Antonio Carvalho

Thank you for the free access.

Posted : Jun 28, 2020 04:43

Martha Stalker

Thank you so very much.

Posted : Jun 17, 2020 08:09

Cindy Parish

Wow! Thanks so much!

Posted : Jun 16, 2020 07:27

Susan Derbacher

I just completed my journal for my neighborhood library and enjoyed this creative opportunity to share thoughts, paintings and collage.

Posted : Jun 10, 2020 07:54


Thank you for the free access!

Posted : Jun 10, 2020 02:03

nancy adam-turner

Thanx (O:

Posted : Jun 09, 2020 03:45

Krizza Kaye Tarun

This is great thank you for the full access.

Posted : Jun 09, 2020 10:06

daniela pagaran

Thank you for sharing.
God bless!!

Posted : Jun 09, 2020 08:16

Utami Budi Rahayu Hariyadi

Please kindly give me the access to free journals as mentioned. Thank you,

Best regards,
Head Librarian, University of Indonesia Library

Posted : Jun 06, 2020 04:49

Amelita Casala

thank you for the full access..

Posted : Jun 05, 2020 01:37

I really enjoyed being in New York with you yesterday! Still smiling! Thank you for giving us the opportunity to see so many amazing authors!

Posted : May 29, 2020 07:20

Pawan Kumar Gupta

Good to help people use time effectively and stay at home.

Posted : May 29, 2020 04:16

Danielle Baker

Thank you

Posted : May 28, 2020 11:26

Maria Lee

Library Journal is AWESOME!!!

Posted : May 28, 2020 06:29

Regina Cannon

Thank you for this access.

Posted : May 28, 2020 05:00

Patricia Volkhardt

Thank you for the wonderful webinar, and the lovely resources!

Posted : May 28, 2020 03:44

Margery Ritchie

Thanks for your generosity.

Posted : May 28, 2020 03:20

Sophia Skeans

I'm looking forward to this event!

Posted : May 28, 2020 02:05

Cheryl Goff

Thank you!

Posted : May 28, 2020 12:54

LJ User

Thank you!

Posted : May 21, 2020 02:53

Susan LeClair

Thank you for full access

Posted : May 20, 2020 12:57

Paula Gemma

Thank you for this opportunity and access!

Posted : May 18, 2020 12:36

Victoria Warnar

Thank you

Posted : May 16, 2020 07:03

Rayel Starling

Thank you for this access.

Posted : May 11, 2020 07:09

Wethu Danster

Thank you

Posted : May 10, 2020 12:30

Gloria Oakes

Thank you for the full access. Gloria

Posted : May 05, 2020 06:05

LJ User

Thanks so much. Very inspiring to absorb when working inside/isolating

Posted : Apr 13, 2020 09:03

Stephanie Krasner

Thank you so much. Hard keeping up from home but this will be a big help.

Posted : Apr 12, 2020 02:07

Navin Kandpal

I am student of library and information science.

Posted : Apr 02, 2020 04:12

jody squadere

Thank you! I can stop kicking myself for not taking home recent journals before we closed the library.

Posted : Apr 02, 2020 01:50

Ozlem Araz

Thank you very much:)

Posted : Apr 02, 2020 12:14

Rachid Zegrane

Thank You for your support during COVID-19.

Posted : Apr 02, 2020 07:56

Linda Alexander

Thank you.

Posted : Apr 01, 2020 02:36

Jan Connair

I am unable to get the temporary access login/password to work. The message tells me that is invalid. I've have tried several times.

Posted : Apr 01, 2020 12:08

Patricia Pidgeon

Excited to use Library Journal.

Posted : Mar 31, 2020 03:04

Shelley Pruitt

Thank you!

Posted : Mar 27, 2020 09:24

MILDRED Monteclaro

Thank you for the full acccess

Posted : Mar 24, 2020 06:31

Katie Clark

This is great, from someone trying to keep up from home!

Posted : Mar 23, 2020 04:20



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