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Reading Poetry and Literature Online: Home

A guide to open-access literary journals available on the Internet.


This list of open-access online literary journals is intended as a supplement to the Poetry Center's extensive print journal collection. Visit us in person to access print journals (we subscribe to more than 300). The journals and websites listed below all publish poetry, among many other genres, and all are freely available online. 

Online Literary Journals

Open Access Literary Journals

Free literary journals online: a non-comprehensive list.


Spotlight: Literary Disability Journals

Open-access journals of disability art and literature.


With thanks to the Dis Lit Consortium for this compilation.

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Sarah Kortemeier
The University of Arizona Poetry Center
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