The location Periodicals (Journals) Reading Room refers to the area (on the lower level) that overlooks the Institute pond, and "Compact Shelving," to the area (also on the lower level) against the wall that faces Parking Lot B.
A note about electronic access: Many titles have been linked to an electronic version. Links to publishers tend to provide access to recent issues only. Links to JSTOR, by contrast, will get you back issues to the exclusion of the more recent. For further assistance, contact Krista Van Ness or another member of the Library staff, x8378.