Resistance 3 Journal Locations Guide

There are three trophies associated with collecting the missing Journals in Resistance 3. Collect 10 Journals, you will unlock Collector trophy, Collect 50% Journals and you will unlock Bookworm trophy, and finally, collect all Journals and you will unlock Archivalist trophy. Here we have all the Resistance 3 Journal Locations for you.

If you are up for these trophies, you can follow the locations in this guide to retrieve all these journals throughout Resistance 3.

Resistance 3 Journal Locations

You will find all these journals in City/Chapter/Location format in order so you don’t face any difficulty in locating these.

Haven Journals

There are total 7 Journals in Haven, OK. 5 Text, 1 Audio and 1 Malikov Journal in Haven, Oklahoma. We have listed them down in order so you can find them easily.

Chapter 1 – Haven Underground

Text Journal: Feral vs. Military
Location. Look for it on the table by Susan at the start of the game.

Text Journal: Postcard from Bogota
Location. It is lying on the bed that is right of the women who is sweeping the floor at the start of the game. You should notice it on your way to the firing range.

Chapter 2 – Haven Outskirts

Text Journal: Bite Protocol
Location. Look behind a wounded man on a bed in the room that is next to the place where you start in this chapter.

Text Journal: Note to Jon Harper
Location. On the desk, at the start of the chapter. You can find the desk near a chalkboard with a chimera drawn on it. You should notice it just before you go upstairs.

Audio Journal: Leaper Bite
Location. When you open a garage to enter a house after your first encounter with a drop ship. Look for the stairs in this house that lead up to a bedroom. This audio journal is lying on the bed of this room.

Chapter 5 – Boat Ride

Malikov Journal: Change in Strategy
Location. Look for it beside a tire on the ground on the very front of the ship.

Text Journal: Ice Blocks
Location. On the rear end of the boat, you should find it by the first aid kit.

St. Louis

You will find 5 Text journals, 3 Audio Journals and 3 Malikov Journals in St. Louis, Missouri. We have listed them down in order so you can find them easily.

Chapter 6 – Trainyard

Malikov Journal: A Tragic Paradox
Location. Reach the top of the train cars by taking the ladder up. There is another train car near the ladder. You will find the journal near that train car – it is the one with stuff on its roof.

Audio Journal: Staying Warm
Location. There is a hole in the fence and it leads to a hidden area with audio journal lying on the mattress in the northern end of the train yard.

Text Journal: VTOL Manual
Location. Just before you use the first zipline, look for it on the mattress, in the coal tower of the train yard.

Chapter 6 – Destroyed City

Text Journal: Gotta Get Out
Location. After sliding down the first zipline, you drop into a wrecked building. Look for this journal before opening the door.

Audio Journal: Quarantine
Location. You will find it in the factory office on a desk near the switch that lowers the catwalk.

Text Journal: Safety Violation
Location. After you lower the catwalk in the factory, head up for the top floor tunnel exit but before you leave, look for a broken catwalk. You can use to get inside a secret area with this journal.

Audio Journal: It’s Just Me Now
Location. After exiting from the factory, go through the panel in the wall and you will find this Audio Journal in the room with the mannequins.

Audio Journal: Girl’s Best Friend
Location. You will find this Audio Journal in a large radio by the window where you get your first Bullseye Sniper Rifle.

Text Journal: Letter to Santa
Location. After getting the sniper, cross the bridge into the next building. You will find a house infested with Leapers. Look for this journal in the bedroom.

Chapter 7 – Ballroom

Malikov Journal: Tunguska
Location. After the bar fight in the sewers, look for a hallway leading to a small room off the main path just before you take the stairs up. You should find the journal here.

Chapter 8 – Rooftops

Text Journal: The Hale Vaccine
Location. Once you have secured the power core, look for this journal on a counter near the pool table in the safe house. Set down the power core and grab the journal before you leave the safe house.

Chapter 9 – Windowmaker

Malikov Journal: Mass Exodus
Location. While protecting Charlie, you will make your way towards a big building. Before climbing the last stretch of stairs to reach the last building, search the ruins for this journal.

Mt. Pleasant Journals

You can collect 3 text journals, 2 audio journals and 3 Malikov journals in this section of the game. You will each of these journals below in order.

Chapter 10 – Forest

Audio Journal: Just a Little Nap
Location. You will find at the entrance to the mines after you have successfully evaded snipers. You should find it just before you continue through the door.

Text Journal: Journey to Hanover
Location. When you encounter Chimera with Shield Drones in the first mine you enter. Inside is a series of mine tunnels with a dead end and that is where you will find this journal. Take the central passage straight and you should find it.

Malikov Journal: Cooling Towers
Location. In the same area you find the previous journal, look for it near a lit up area with red level. You should spot it as you make your way uphill.

Chapter 10 – Cliffs

TextJournal: God’s Will
Location. You will find it directly to the left of the bridge where you get the Wildfire and have to fight the drop ship. Look for it at the base of the Tunnel Ahead sign.

Chapter 11 – Meet Jean Rose

Text Journal: Satan
Location. You will find this journal in the first portion of the town that is overrun by grims. To make your way to the journal, you will have to go to the door in the attic of the house to the south. Take a ladder leading to the dark area with a doorway which will lead you to the next area. At the top of the ladder, before you go through the metal panel door, look for this journal on a table.

Malikov Journal: Pure Chimera
Location. It is on the second floor of the church. You should find this journal lying near a large hole. You will need to go around the hole to reach it so you don’t fall below. There are leeches around so be careful.

Chapter 12 – Coal Shafts

Malikov Journal: Desperation
Location. When you are fleeing from the monster and outrun it in a large tunnel. The monster will re-appear in your path when you lift second support beam. You will have to take the left tunnel to avoid the Monster. While you are at it, you will find a door here that leads to a large room with stairs. Under the stairs is a passage that leads to a dark end with fossils and this journal.

Audio Journal: Who’s Boss
Location. When you are hunting down the monster and enter a flooded portion of the mines. You will drop into a large passage with a dead end and a body with this Audio journal.


You will find 7 Text Journals, and 1 Malikov Journal in this section of the game.

Chapter 15 – Cellblock A

Text Journal: Letter to Mom #1
Location. After escaping your cell, look for a secret passageway behind cells in Cellblock A. Take this passageway and you will find the journal just across from the hallway that leads to first drone, on the second floor.

Chapter 15 – Showers

Text Journal: Letter to Mom #2
Location. Go east from entrance to the showers and search the eastern wall for a hole leading to an area filled with pipes. You can find this journal on the ground here.

Chapter 15 – Cellblock B

Text Journal: Letter to Mom #3
Location. Look for the cell north of the hanging body in Cell Block B and you will find this journal inside lying on a mattress.

Text Journal: Letter to Mom #4
Location. After you have disabled the drone and have opened the doors that lead back to the central hub. Look for this journal on a desk on the left side of the connecting hallway directly across the hall from the chapel area.

Chapter 15 – Cafeteria

Text Journal: Letter to Mom #5
Location. Enter the doorway that leads to cafeteria after the sniper cut-scene. Look for a boarded up hole on the eastern wall just before the control room. Destroy the boards blocking the hole and you will find this journal.

Chapter 16 – The Pit

Text Journal: Letter to Mom #6
Location. As you exit the watery portion of The Pit, you will find it in your path.

Malikov Journal: Can You Hear Them?
Location. After successfully defeating leeches and grims in the waterfalls area, open the door and you will find this journal on the ground on the other side.

Chapter 16 – Motorpool

Text Journal: Letter to Mom #7
Location. In the northeastern corner of the Motorpool area, you will find a garage with jeeps and a ladder that leads to second level. You will find this journal on some crates lying on the second level catwalks.

New York Journals

There are 2 Malikov, 4 Audio and 1 Text Journals in this section of the game.

Chapter 17 – Alleyway

Malikov Journal: They Are Coming
Location. At the start of the chapter, before you take the zipline, get this journal on the ledge.

Audio Journal: Six Bullets
Location. There is a small rundown building near the two huge Chimera towers with a shield gate between them. Search the backrooms of this building and you will find this audio journal.

Chapter 17 – Subway

Audio Journal: Bad Idea
Location. When you enter the subway, cross the tracks leading you to a lit side room with this audio journal lying on a dead solider.

Chapter 18 – C130 Crash

Text Journal: Particle Smashing
Location. On the dead soldier on the stairs at the start of this chapter.

Audio Journal: Blood Bath
Location. You will find this audio journal under the wing of C130. You will need to cross the wing and make your way down into the dark recesses of the building to find it. You can get it in the kitchen just before entering the elevator shaft.

Chapter 18 – Central Park

Audio Journal: Fall Back
Location. Before you fight the first Stalker, look for a crashed helicopter in a frozen lake to your left. Inside this helicopter is this audio journal.

Chapter 19 – Conduit Corridor

Malikov Journal: Gray Matter
Location. In the room where you split up with Charlie, take a right and before getting on the makeshift elevator, look for this journal on a small table by the right wall.

If you can’t understand the location of any journal, tell us in comments and we will try to describe it in more detail.

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