Newspaper Articles, News From Wire Services, Feeds, Etc.


Aggregated Newspaper Indexes:

Newspaper Source Plus (Indexing: 1985- Selected full-text) EBSCOhost

Newspaper Source Plus provides cover-to-cover full text for 149 national & international newspapers, including The New York Times, The Boston Globe, San Francisco Chronicle, The Christian Science Monitor, USA Today, The Washington Post, The Washington Times, The Times (London), The Age, The Australian, The Toronto Star, The Irish Times and others. The database also contains selective full text for more than 410 U.S newspapers, including The Chicago Tribune, The Detroit Free Press, San Jose Mercury News, etc. In addition, full-text television & radio news transcripts are provided from CBS News, CNN, CNN International, FOX News, National Public Radio (NPR), etc.

Access World News NewsBank
This comprehensive news collection is ideal for exploring issues and events at the local, regional, national and international level. Its diverse source types include print and online-only newspapers, blogs, newswires, journals, broadcast transcripts and videos. Use it to explore a specific event or to compare a wide variety of viewpoints on topics such as politics, business, health, sports, cultural activities and people. Content is easily searched and sorted through an intuitive, map-based interface. Many local and regional newspapers are available full-text in this database.

Selected Full-Text Newspapers in Indexes:

New York Times (Full-text: January 1, 1985-) EBSCOhost

Provides full text articles from the New York Times from January 1, 1985 to the present. Available in EBSCOhost's Newspaper Source Plus index. (Previous issues and additional access are available in the library on microfilm for the years 1851-1866, and 1900 through December 2001. Full text online of NY Times articles from 1851 to 1922 are available in the New York Times Archive).

USA Today (Full-text: February 1, 2002- ) EBSCOhost

Provides full-text articles from USA Today from February 1, 2002 through the current issue. Available in Newspaper Source Plus aggregated newspaper index.

Wall Street Journal (Full-text: 1985-) ProQuest

Provides full text articles from the Wall Street Journal from 1985 to the present. Available in ProQuest's Wall Street Journal index.

Links to Newspapers Online:

News & Observer (Raleigh) Web Edition (Indexing: 1990- Full-text: 1990-)
This is the Raleigh News & Observer's web site. It provides access to the full text of articles from the current edition of the newspaper as well as access to the archive with full-text articles from previous editions of the newspaper.

Wilson Times (formerly Wilson Daily Times) (Indexing & Full-text: January 1, 1987- )

Free over Internet
Provides selected full-text articles of the current edition of the newspaper.

Free over Internet
This site links to newspapers (and magazines) from around the world, with searching by country or by subject category available.

Links to Newspaper Archives/Historic Newspapers:

Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers

Free over Internet
This site allows you to search and view newspaper pages from 1880-1910 and 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 as part of the National Digital Newspaper Program (NDNP).

New York Times Archive (Indexing: 1851-1980; Full-text: 1851-1922)

Free over Internet
Includes indexing of NY Times articles from 1851-1980. Full text articles are available only from 1851-1922 through the Archive.

North Carolina Community Newspapers
Maintained by the Duke University Libraries, this site provides links to North Carolina community newspapers. Listed alphabetically by location, all of these newspapers have at least latest issue coverage, sometimes limited to stories of local interest. Archival access varies greatly; dates of articles that are available online are listed beneath each link. Guidelines for access to back issues are included, but coverage may change without notice. Many of these sites also serve as gateways to local community information, reference resources, and news from other sources.

North Carolina Newspaper Locator State Library of North Carolina
The North Carolina Newspaper Locator database, reflecting the microfilm holdings of the Government & Heritage Library, contains listings for nearly 2,000 unique North Carolina newspaper titles dating from 1751 to today. Free to all and of particular interest to North Carolina genealogists and historians, this database locates newspapers in time and geographic space. Users can search for titles by specific counties or those surrounding them, city, date or date range, or by a newspaper title itself. Once a newspaper has been located, users may request the microfilm reels through their local library's interlibrary loan service. The State Library of North Carolina lends newspaper microfilm to libraries throughout the continental United States.

XooxleAnswers: National, State & Local Newspaper Archives

Free over Internet
Provides links to national and regional newspaper archives, as well as state, county, and city newpaper archives (ranging from the 18th to the 21st century). Items presented range from headlines, to articles, classifieds, and display advertisements.


News (AP, UPI, etc.) (Current news) EBSCOhost
EBSCO's News database provides near real-time access to top world-wide news from Associated Press (and others) on a continuous basis. This content is monitored by EBSCO and relevant results are provided when users enter searches in EBSCOhost. This collection includes AP Top News, WorldStream, Financial News, AP Online, U.S. Politics & Government, and 50 AP Regional State Reports. End users can immediately access the full text of the NewsMonitor-delivered web content, by following the link in the record. The index to the full text content in AP News is held for a rolling 30-day archive by EBSCO, so users can enjoy the previous 30 days of news relating to their search interests.


Web News (News Harvester Feeds) EBSCOhost
EBSCO's News Harvester provides near real-time access to thousands of top news feeds from around the globe. These feeds are monitored by EBSCO and relevant results are provided when users enter searches in EBSCOhost. This collection includes over 5,000 feeds across a range of business and general news topics.

Last updated February 28, 2013