Magazines and Newspapers Online Research
America’s Obituaries and Death Notices
Search by state over 22 million current records of obituaries and death notices from hundreds of U.S. newspapers. It also includes over 75 million records from the Social Security Death Index (1937-present). This unique resource provides valuable information on the deceased’s occupation, avocation, education, military service, church affiliation and more.
AP Image: In Library | Home or Office
Looking for images to add to a school paper or presentation? Search the Associated Press Image which contains a history of the world in photographs from the 1840s to as recent as a minute ago.
Baltimore Sun – Historical
Offers full page and article images of the newspaper from 1837-1985. Full text search access to diverse regional perspectives and coverage on events that shaped the 19th and 20th century.
eLibrary: In Library | Home or Office
Designed for students K-12. Consists of more than 2,000 full-text magazines, newspapers, reference books and transcripts—plus more than 1,000 maps, Web sites, audio-video files and pictures.
Expanded Academic ASAP
Meets research needs across all academic disciplines from arts and the humanities to social sciences, science and technology. Access scholarly journals, news magazines and newspapers—many include full text and images.
General One File
A one-stop source for news and periodical articles on a wide range of topics. Millions of full-text articles, many with images. Updated daily.
Historic Black Newspapers
Full historic content from four major black newspapers: The Chicago Defender (1909-75), The New York Amsterdam News (1922-93) The Atlanta Daily World (1931-2003) and The Baltimore Afro-American (1893-1988).
A one-stop source for news and periodical articles on a wide range of topics: business, computers, current events, economics, education, environmental issues, health care, hobbies, humanities, law, literature and art, politics, science, social sciences, sports, technology and many general interest topics.
Provides full-text coverage of more than 250 publications from the ethnic and minority press. The collection totals over one million newspaper, magazine and journal articles. Coverage dates back to 1990. Nearly one-quarter of the articles are presented in Spanish. Casi un cuarto de los artículos se presenta en español.
National Geographic Virtual Library
National Geographic Virtual Library brings together a complete archive of National Geographic magazine — every page of every issue from 1888 through present — along with a cross-searchable collection of National Geographic books, maps, images and videos.
National Newspaper Core
New York Times (full text backfile to 1980, Book Review and Magazine are included in PDF format), Los Angeles Times (full text backfile to 1985), Wall Street Journal (full text backfile to 1984), Christian Science Monitor (full text backfile to 1988) and The Washington Post (full text backfile to 1987). Search as a group or individually.
The New York Times, Current and Historic
1980-Present - The full-text electronic editions
1851-2009 - Digital edition with full text searching of each page, individual articles and images
Student Resources in Context
Offers easy access to award-winning content based on national curriculum standards. Covering all core curriculum areas, including history, literature, science, social studies, and more, Gale Student Resources in Context provides a premium selection of reference material, more than 1,100 full-text periodicals and newspapers, primary sources, creative works, and multimedia, including hours of video and audio clips and podcasts.
The Wall Street Journal
Access to the financial newspaper of record, with in-depth coverage of national and international finance as well as first-rate coverage of hard news. Full text backfile to 1984.
Washington Evening Star, 1852 - 1950
Search and browse "scanned" copies of every page of every issue of the Star, long considered the "hometown paper of record" for the Nation’s Capital. This valuable archive offers significant new research opportunities from the Antebellum Period to World War I to the start of the Korean War.
The Washington Post, Current and Historic
1987-Present - The full-text electronic edition.
1877 to 1996 - Digital edition with full text searching of each page, individual articles and images.
Washington Times, 1990-Present
As an alternative voice to The Washington Post, the Washington Times covers events in Washington, D.C., the nation and the world. Established in 1982, the newspaper is the full-text electronic edition of record of the publication.