These databases specialize in locating articles in scholarly or academic journals and related sources.
Here are databases which specialize in searching and providing texts of newpaper articles published from the 1990's to date. (In some databases, earlier articles are also included.)
The W&L University Library does not maintain individual subscriptions to the contemporary digital content of any newspapers.
However, W&L researchers looking for the recent contents of the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and the Washington Post may click on the links below to retrieve the text-only content of those newspapers within the Factiva database:
VERY IMPORTANT: To search the contents of any of these search results, click on Factiva's "Modify Search" button, above and to the right of the initial list of results, and then add your search term(s) to the search box .
In many cases, an entry in one of our databases will direct you to the complete text of an article.
But what do you do when the text is not immediately available? How do you know if we have access to an article?
This link, found in many databases, will take you to a page which will present your options, which may include (1) other databases, and/or (2) interlibrary loan.
This option enables W&L students and faculty to get copies of articles or other materials -- without charge -- from other libraries across the U.S. Click here to begin. (For more information, see this page.)
Does W&L Have This Magazine (or Journal or Newspaper)?
You usually can answer this question by searching our A-Z Journals List.