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Newspaper Sources: Local

How to: Search a Database for Newspaper Sources

Depending on the database, you may need to refine your results to search for newspaper sources only. In most databases, this can be done with the following steps:

  • Click "Advanced Search" 
  • Look for "Content Type" or "Source Type" or "Publication Type" options
  • Click on "Newspaper" or "Newspaper & Periodicals"
  • Continue by typing your search terms into the search bar

However, most links in this guide will lead you directly to the Newspaper refined results of the database.