The databases listed below are great sources of newspaper articles. Note: Some resources only allow a set number of simultaneous users. If you can't get in, try your search again later.
- Academic Search Complete
A multi-disciplinary database which includes articles from many different kinds of publications, including newspapers and magazines.
- Library PressDisplay
Current editions of hundreds U.S. and international newspapers from scores of countries in dozens of languages in full-color, full-page format. Current three months only.
- Lexis Nexis Academic
Good source for newspaper and magazine articles. Allows you to limit your search to articles from online magazines.
- Ethnic NewsWatch
A full-text collection of newspapers, journals and magazines published by ethnic and minority presses.
- World News Connection
Contains full text and summaries of foreign newspaper and periodical articles and radio and television broadcasts in English translation. Allows 1 simultaneous user.
Primarily a business database, but also provides access to many domestic and foreign newspapers and magazines such as NY Times, Washington Post, and Newsweek. Allows 5 simultaneous users.
These links take you to online encyclopedias, dictionaries, and other reference sources. They are useful for confirming quick facts or getting more background information on a topic.
The link below provides more extensive lists of resources in Women's and Gender Studies:
Any of the these tools listed below can help you organize and cite your references. The Overview at the top of the list explains the strengths and weaknesses for each.