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Mireault - Great Depression: Getting Started

US in the 1930s

Need help?

Ms. Hopkins, like any librarian, is here to help with...

  • developing search strategies
  • finding sources
  • properly citing sources or MLA guideline interpretation
  • technology assistance
  • finding a good book to read

Email her through your school Google account - rachel.hopkins@nhsau57.org or stop by the library to see her. 

Historical Newspapers

Our newest database, Historical Newspapers, gives you access to primary sources from as early as 1849 from these papers:

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

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