Welcome to the Journalism Research Guide. This guide includes library and internet resources for your journalism research.
This page includes the most recommended library databases for journalism. Please see the navigation menu for other recommended resources, search tips, and the News Literacy Toolkit.
For one-on-one help, please contact subject librarian Andrea Baer (firstname.lastname@example.org).
These background sources are good places to get an overview of a topic and different perspectives on it. Background research can help you focus your research and identify effective search terms and strategies.
Specific Newspaper Publications: Most newspapers and news magazines to which the library has access can be located via the Journal Search (within Library Search). When you locate the correct title, check the publication dates and where the item is available.
Specific Newspaper Articles: Try a Newspapers search in Library Search to locate a specific newspaper article (not the entire publication,
If they are not freely available online, search in WorldCat for other libraries that have the item (do a title search and limit the format to newspapers). You can then request a specific item via interlibrary loan, or you may wish visit the library or archive that houses the materials.