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Melone - English 10H Research Paper: Historical Newspapers

Historical Newspapers

The historical newspapers database gives you access to:

  • Boston Globe (1872-1983)
  • Chicago Tribune (1849-1992)
  • Los Angeles Times (1881-1992)
  • New York Times (1851-2012)
  • Wall Street Journal (1889-1998)

Search Tips

After logging in, it is recommended you select the ProQuest link to search newspapers as shown below. The graphical version does offer some nice features but it does not include citation information. 


New Database - Historical Newspapers

This tutorial will demonstrate advanced searches by date and article type (i.e. editorial, advertisement, obituary, etc.)