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A Guide to News Research: Where to Find News Articles: Post-1980 Coverage

A chronological overview of the major resources for finding the news, both historical and recent, with advice for the news researcher. Formerly called Finding the News.

Post 1980 News Coverage

Newspaper indexes and full-text newspapers/news services:

Comprehensive text searching and access to U.S. and international news by computerized newspaper databases begins for most titles around 1980. A major exception is Proquest Historical Newspapers, below, which provides historical coverage, in page images, from a number of US newspapers.

See also: Ethnic News