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Frank E. Gannett Memorial Library

News & Current Affairs: Library Databases 

 

Top Picks for UC Students:



LexisNexis Academic | (view tutorial)
Full text for more than 5,600 titles
Newspaper Source | (view tutorial)
Over 20 national and international newspapers
ProQuest National Newspapers Premier
Full text for 27 national newspapers
ProQuest New York Times Historical (1851-2013)
ProQuest New York Times Recent (2008-Recent; 3-month embargo)     
For other digitized US newspapers to 1922, see Chronicling America 

Accessible Archives 
Primary source collection of 18th and 19th century American newspapers

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Biographical Directory of the US Congress
Information about United States Congress, Representatives and Senators
CQ Researcher
Excellent source for backgrounds on current events and issues
Facts on File | World News Digest | (view tutorial)
Authoritative world news from 1940 to the present
FirstGov
US Government's official web portal
LexisNexis Academic | (view tutorial) Military & Government Collection
Collection of periodicals, academic journals and other content
National Newspaper Index
Quick access to the indexing (only) of five top newspapers
New York State Newspapers | (view tutorial)
Content of 15 New York State newspapers
Newspaper Source | (view tutorial)
Over 20 national and international newspapers
Opposing Viewpoints in Context
Good background and/or opinions on issues and controversies.
ProQuest Black Newspapers 

     Indexing and abstracting for nine currently-publishing black newspapers

ProQuest National Newspapers Premier
Full text for 27 national newspapers
ProQuest New York Times Historical
The New York Times historical full  edition (1851-2010)
Statista
World’s largest statistics portal 

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