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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
     The New York Times historical full  edition (1851-2010)

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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

Govistics
  |  (view Quick Start PDF)
Publicly generated statistics from U.S. states, counties, local communities and school districts, all combined, collated and presented in standardized formats
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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