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PPLE 315-01: Theories of Power & Punishment: Current newspapers

Accessing a topic in Currently Published Newspapers

Here is an example of a search strategy (shown in red) to identify newspaper articles that focused on Donald Trump's presidential inauguration speech that can locate articles in each of the following newspaper oriented databases:

trump and president* and inaugur* and (address* or speech or speak* or official*)

Hatfield Library offers access to 5 databases that provide access to broad varieties of newspapers in various clusters:

  • Access World News (2,200 newspapers in North America + 1,200 from other countries + 300 wire services + 200 broadcast news transcripts) 
  • International NewsStream (coverage of newspapers outside of North America) 
  • News from Gale OneFile (over 1,000 newspapers including Christian Science Monitor, and the San Francisco Chronicle) 
  • Newspaper Source (includes transcripts from news programs on NPR, CBS, ABC, FOX, and CNN) 

Hatfield Library also has subscriptions to these 6 resources that provide access to just one particular newspaper at a time:

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