If you like magazines like I do, you'll love everything about them. Are you a person who goes to the bookstore, and pours over various issues of magazines? Or are you the person who goes to the store, meaning to get your hands on a magazine, but you come back to find that the issue that you wanted is gone? Well there are solutions for people like us. There are places to go to online, and look up magazine back issues, so that you can enjoy them.
Why would people want magazine back issues? Well one reason is because they like the cover photography. Think about how many iconic photos were introduced to the public via a magazine cover. Magazine covers are like snapshots of a moment in time. Careers and events are defined by magazine covers. Therefore, if someone is wanting to recapture a certain photo, or an event, then they would want to order back issues of a magazine.
Then again, you might have seen some articles that mean something to you. Maybe you had an issue of a magazine that had an article that you liked, and you no longer have that magazine back issue. Or, maybe you stumbled upon something interesting when you read a magazine at the doctor's office, or somewhere else the magazine was located. You can simply order back issues of magazines, and claim the article that you want as your own.
So, where can you find magazine back issues? There are quite a few sites on the internet. Time Magazine has a link to order their back issues of magazine. Most of the major publications will have some capability online to order back issues. There is also ebay for magazine back issues. Many people are collectors, or they have so many magazines laying around, and they'd like to make money off of them. There are also online sites such as Pastpaper.com, and Pastissues.com. There is also TheBackIssues.com.