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News & Current Events Research Guide

Find newspapers and other news sources, in the library's databases and online.

Purpose

This guide is intended to help you begin researching news and current events.

This guide is not comprehensive; it does not list all of the resources on this subject or in related disciplines owned by the Library or available on the Internet. This guide serves merely as a starting point for research.

News Sources

Historical Newspapers

Looking for historical newspapers, rather than current events? Check out the Newspaper Databases page.

Search the Library Catalog

Search for books and other items in SamCat, the library catalog.


 

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Reference Books

Facts on File: Weekly World News Digest - D410 .F3, Reference
A weekly digest of world events containing summaries of news reports from U.S. and world newspapers.

CQ Researcher - H35 .E35, Reference (current issues at Reference Desk)
In-depth reports with background information, statistics, and viewpoints on "hot" topics.

Reader’s Guide to Periodical Literature - A1 .R34, Reference
An index to articles published in periodicals. Arranged by subject.


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