Newspaper Databases
Searchable Newspaper Databases

Excellent resources for research papers. Search for topics, people, and places. Good for first person, eye-witness reports, opinion and editorials, and factual news reporting.

  • LexisNexis Academic -  provides access to top news, general news topics, news transcripts, wire services, foreign language news sources, company, industry, and market news, and legal news from nearly 5,000 sources. News information is updated daily and wire services several times daily.

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Local Newspaper websites

Excellent resource for today's news. Local newspaper web sites are good sources for current news and photos. Some may have older articles available in archives while others will be limited to current information.  

Other Databases that include Newspapers
  • SIRS Researcher
    • Provides reprinted full-text articles from magazines, journals, newspapers and government documents.   (more ...)
  • Newspaper Source 
    • Full text for regional U.S. newspapers, international newspapers, newswires, and newspaper columns. Includes or has links to full text. (more…)

Off-campus access: You must have your Tartan Card number (all 9 digits) for authentication.  Click the words "off campus" next to the name of the database.

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