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Academic Search Premier   Full Text Icon

4,700+ full text scholarly journals covering a wide range of topics.

Newspaper Source   Full Text Icon

Full text for 139 regional U.S. newspapers, eighteen international newspapers, six newswires, nine newspaper columns, and citations for four national newspapers.

Historical Newspapers: The New York Times (1851-2010) with Index (ProQuest)  Full Text Icon

Provides search capability using subject terms and topics for focused and targeted results in combination with searchable full text, full page, and article-level images from the New York Times (1851-2007)


CQ Researcher Full Text Icon

Original, comprehensive reporting and analysis on political and social issues, with regular reports on topics in health, international affairs, education, the environment, technology and the U.S. economy.

Ethnic NewsWatch   Full Text Icon

Full text of articles, editorials and reviews from newspapers, magazines and journals of the ethnic, minority and native press.

Opposing Viewpoints in Context   Full Text Icon

Information on social issues, including articles, topic overviews, statistics, primary sources, and websites.

NewsStand (ProQuest) Full Text Icon

Local and regional news coverage from newspapers around the United States

Regional Business News   Full Text Icon

Comprehensive full text coverage for regional business publications incorporating coverage of 75 business journals, newspapers and newswires from the United States.

Research Library Full Text Icon

Periodicals in a broad range of general reference subjects including arts, business, humanities, social sciences, and the sciences.

WestLaw Full Text Icon

An online legal research service, providing fast and easy access to an extensive collection of legal resources, news, business, and public records information.


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