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Research Center: Current Events, Magazines & Newspapers

Newspapers and Current Events

  • InfoTrac Newsstand--Full-text newspapers, including the New York Times from 1995- and more than 1000 major US regional, national, and local newspapers (33 from New York State).
  • National Newspaper Index--Contains indexing of The New York Times, The Christian Science Monitor, Los Angeles Times, USA Today, and The Washington Post.
  • NYS Historic Newspapers -- This state wide project provides free online access to a wide range of newspapers chosen to reflect New York's unique history.
  • New York State Newspapers--A database of 33 major newspapers published in the State of New York: the Albany Times Union, New York Times, Newsday, Buffalo News, Post-Standard (Syracuse), Watertown Daily Times, Times Herald-Record (Middletown) and others.
  • Opposing Viewpoints in Context--More than 13,000 pro/con viewpoints on current issues. 
  • U.S. Newspaper Directory, 1690-Present--Search America's historic newspaper pages from 1777-1963 or use the U.S. Newspaper Directory to find information about American newspapers published between 1690-present. Chronicling America is sponsored jointly by the National Endowment for the Humanities and the Library of Congress

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