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ProQuest Newspapers

Includes coverage of 30 newspapers including The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, Chicago Tribune, Los Angeles Times, and Barron's, plus other important U.S., international, and minority interest papers.

Newspaper Source (EBSCO)

Provides selected full text for 25 national and international newspapers. Also contains full text television & radio news transcripts, and selected full text for more than 200 U.S. regional newspapers.


Complete full-text content of local and regional news with backfiles for the Star-Gazette (Elmira, NY).

LexisNexis Academic

Select "News" in the red "Search" bar to search U.S. national and regional news sources, world news, newswires, and foreign-language news.

Facts on File World News Digest

Key news stories from more than 100 major newspapers, magazines, and other sources from the U.S. and world, from 1940 to present.

ProQuest Historical Newspapers

Searchable full text and images of: Christian Science Monitor (1908-1993), New Y ork Times (1851-2003), Wall St. Journal (1889-1989), and Washington Post (1877-1990).

New York Times - 1851-2001 (ProQuest Historical Newspapers)

New York Times - 1995-current (ProQuest)

Searchable full text of the New York Times from 1851 through the current issue. New York Times - 1851-2001 provides searchable full-text and full-image articles, dating from its first issue in 1851 through 2001. Includes digital reproductions of every page from every issue, cover to cover, in downloadable PDF files. Researchers can use the database to find news, editorials, letters to the editor, obituaries, birth and marriage announcements, historical photos, stock photos, and advertisements. New York Times - 1995-current provides more recent coverage, with articles available in HTML full-text format. The two databases cannot be searched simultaneously.

New York State Newspapers (Gale)

Ten major newspapers published in New York, including New York Times and New York Post.

CQ Weekly

Non-partisan news and analysis from Capitol Hill. Coverage of the U.S. Congress: status of bills, votes and amendments, floor and committee activity, backroom maneuvering, and more. Covers 1983 to present.

CQ Researcher

Provides in-depth, non-biased coverage of political and social issues, with regular reports on topics in health, international affairs, education, the environment, technology, and the U.S. economy. Each article includes a lengthy discussion of the issue, pros and cons, background information, a chronology, future outlook, tables and maps, a bibliography, and links to related CQ Weekly stories. Covers 1991 to present.

Custom Newspapers (Gale)

National and international newspapers.

National Newspaper Index (Gale)

Contains indexing for: New York Times, Wall St. Journal, Christian Science Monitor, Los Angeles Times, and Washington Post.

Alternative Press Index (FirstSearch)

Indexes almost 300 alternative, radical and left periodicals, newspapers, and magazines. Interdisciplinary and international in scope. Covers 1991 to present.

Alternative Press Index Archive (FirstSearch)

Comprehensive index of alternative, radical and left periodicals, newspapers and magazines published from 1969 to 1990.


A journal archive covering arts, humanities, and social sciences. Coverage extends until 3-5 years ago. *Current issues may be available in other databases - to see our complete full-text coverage for a particular journal title, use the Magazines/Journal search in the library catalog.

Chronicle of Higher Education

Premier source for news, information, advice, and jobs for college and university faculty members and administrators.

Print, Microfilm, & Microfiche Resources

The New York Times

Microfilm (Reference) [1851-present]
Current issues in the Newspaper Area

The New York Times Index

REF-INDEX AI 21 .N45 [1851-2003]

The Wall Street Journal, Eastern Edition

Microfiche (Reference) [1/3/85-present]
Current issues in the Newspaper Area

The Wall Street Journal Index

REF-INDEX HG 1 .W26 [1970-2000]

Current News Headlines

The Star-Gazette (Elmira, NY)

Google News

BBC News

Online Newspapers: All the World's Newspapers


Last updated 02-13-08