Begin research on with these titles, using the Full Text Journal Listing's title search.
Journals, unfortunately, do not offer easy subject searching; databases do. Below are listed a few of the databases which may provide information for topics discussed or used in the Common Reading.
Academic Search Complete (for general articles on diverse topics)
JSTOR (for general articles on education)
Education Source (for education)
SocIndex with Full Text (for women's issues and rights)
Other resources and databases can be found in the Electronic Resources research guide; the resources list also has a subject guide for easier research.