Here are some general news and newsmedia databases. For a full listing of the Library's news resources, check this list.
Thousands of international, national and local newspapers and wire services.
Indexes the New York Times (1999-present), Los Angeles Times (1985-present), Wall Street Journal (1982-present).
Historical Newspapers (ProQuest)
Includes Chicago Defender (1910-1975). Chicago Tribune (1849-1988). Los Angeles Times (1881-1988). San Francisco Chronicle (1865-1922). New York Times (1851-1994) with Index (1851-1993). Wall Street Journal (1889-1994). Washington Post (1877-1995).
Ethnic News Watch
Indexes over 200 ethnic, minority, and native press publications.
Alternative, radical, and independent magazines, newspapers, and journals in North America.
Alternative Press Index
Alternative, radical, and left magazines, newsletters, and journals -- approximately 90% of publications included are not indexed elsewhere.
Includes magazines, academic journals, newspapers and newsletters on the impact of gender across a broad spectrum of subject areas.