NAME LIB LOC TRAINS COMB
CTC Board 10 0 10 10
Diesel Era 11 0 11 11
Extra 2200 South 27 10 0 10
Model Railroader 18 16 18 18
Model Railroading 0 0 0 0
Pacific Rail News 10 4 0 4
Railfan & Railroad 22 10 7 10
Railpace 25 25 0 25
Railroad Explorer 6 6 0 6
Railroad Model Craftsman 9 9 9 9
The Railroad Press 8 5 0 5
Railway Quarterly 1 0 0 0
The Short Line 6 0 0 0
Trains 31 25 31 31
Totals 184 109 77 139


59.2% 41.8% 75.5%

Key:

  • Column 1 (NAME) is the name of each magazine.
  • Column 2 (LIB) is the number of years for each magazine in the library. Yes, we have 184 years of magazines.
  • Column 3 (LOC) is the number of years for which we have indexes. This information has been gathered from various public sites on the Internet.
  • Column 4 (TRAINS) refers to indexes found on a special site maintained by Trains magazine (http://trc.trains.com/magazineindex/). To access these indexes you must register with your e-mail address. Registration is free.
  • Column 5 (COMB) shows the combined results of using our local indexes and the indexes found at Trains.com. Our local indexes cover about 59% of our library. The Trains magazine indexes cover about 42% of our library. Together this gives us about 76% index coverage.
Magazine Index Coverage for the Joseph K. Weber Memorial Library