While many newspapers are freely available online, some, like The New York Times, are only available via a subscription. You can access a wide variety of current and historical newspapers via the Library databases and other selected sources.
This Guide includes:
- Current News
- Digital Microfilm
- Historical News
- Specialized News
- University News
Under each tab are links to YouTube and/or search guides for each database/source.
In order to understand how our students acquire their news, you may be interested in the following research:
- In Changing News Landscape, Even Television is Vulnerable: Trends in News Consumption: 1991-2012
- The Explosion in Mobile Audiences and a Close Look at what it Means for News
If You Are Working From Off-Campus
If you are using our databases from anywhere other than the Eastern campus, you will have to enter your University Username and password and select Eastern from the drop-down menu.