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Biographical Resources

Online Newspapers and periodicals


Old News
Old News: Historical Newspapers and Periodicals
Are you trying to keep up with the past? This guide provides a selection of online news sources to help you access the breaking news of current events dating as far back as the 17th century.

Major U.S. Newspapers: Resource Guide

Access World News
Full-text access to local and regional newspapers (paid advertisements are excluded).

Nexis Uni
Includes articles from local, regional, national and international newspapers, magazines, online journals, television and radio broadcasts, newswires and blogs, transcripts, and legal research, as well as federal and state cases and statutes, including U.S. Supreme Court decisions since 1790.

Factiva
General news and business information sources from international newswires and pictures, TV and radio transcripts,local newspapers, company reports, and media programs.