Articles and Databases - Articles & News

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  • Academic OneFile | (Gale)
    A collection of journals covering the physical sciences, technology, medicine, social sciences, the arts, theology, literature and more. Among its full-text coverage, it includes full-text of the New York Times back to 1985. Updated daily. FULL TEXT 1980 - present
  • Academic Search Complete | (EBSCO)
    A multi-disciplinary full-text database, with more than 7,100 full-text periodicals, including more than 6,100 peer-reviewed journals. In addition to full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for more than 11,200 journals and a total of more than 11,700 publications including monographs, reports, conference proceedings, etc. FULL TEXT 1865 - present
  • America’s News | (NewsBank)
    U.S. news content from local, regional, and national sources that include printed and online newspapers, blogs, journals, newswires, broadcast transcripts and videos. Particularly robust in California resources (over 150 different titles, including the Sacramento Bee, the San Jose Mercury News, and the Oakland Tribune). FULL TEXT Current
  • ECO (Electronic Collections Online) | (FirstSearch)
    Index to more than 3,000 scholarly journals in all subject areas. 1995 present
  • Ethnic NewsWatch | (ProQuest)
    Full text articles in both English and Spanish of more than 250 newspapers, magazines, and journals of the ethnic and minority press. FULL TEXT 1960 present
  • Flipster Digital Magazines | (EBSCO)
    Stream popular digital magazine titles online from a computer or download them to a smartphone or tablet using the mobile app for offline reading.
  • General OneFile | (Gale)
    Comprehensive database for finding articles. Nearly 3,000 full text periodical titles and millions of full text articles, many with images. FULL TEXT 1980 - present
  • InfoTrac Newsstand | (Gale)
    Full text articles from over 1000 US and international newspapers. FULL TEXT 1980 - present
  • JSTOR
    Full text academic journals going back to 1838. FULL TEXT 1838 - 3 years ago
  • LGBT Life | (Ebsco)
    Full text and abstracts of articles from Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender periodicals and monographs. FULL TEXT
  • Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts With Full Text (LISTA)
    Index to more than 600 periodicals on library and information science topics. This database also contains full text for more than 240 journals. FULL TEXT 1965 present
  • Los Angeles Times | (Proquest)
    Full text coverage of national, international, and local news. FULL TEXT 1985 - current
  • Los Angeles Times Historical | (Proquest)
    Complete full-text run of the Los Angeles Times, from 1881 to 1993. (For current LA Times articles click here.) FULL TEXT 1881 - 1993
  • MasterFILE Complete | (EBSCO)
    Comprehensive database for finding articles on all topics; with full text for more than 2000 periodicals. FULL TEXT 1975 present
  • New York Times Digital
    New York Times digital site. If you are accessing New York Times outside the library, click here. You must create an account for access. Click “Log In” and “Sign Up” to create an account with your personal email address, or log in if you already have created an account.
  • New York Times Historical | (ProQuest)
    Complete full-text run of the New York Times, from Sep 18, 1851 to four years ago. FULL TEXT 1851 - 4 years ago
  • New York Times, Late Edition (East Coast) | (Proquest)
    Full text coverage of national, international, and local news. FULL TEXT 1980 - present
  • Newspaper ARCHIVE Library Edition
    An online database that provides searchable access to more than 300 hundred years of local historical newspapers dating back to the 17th century. The full collection of NewspaperARCHIVE Library Edition contains more than 130 million digitized pages of content from over 6,000 newspapers throughout North America, the UK, and other select countries worldwide.
  • Newspaper Source Plus | (EBSCO)
    Newspaper Source Plus includes 1,520 full-text newspapers, providing more than 28 million full-text articles. In addition, the database features more than 601,300 television and radio news transcripts, videos & podcasts. FULL TEXT 1985 - current
  • Newsstand | (ProQuest)
    Full text of more than 300 U.S. and international news sources. FULL TEXT 1979-present
  • PapersFirst | (FirstSearch)
    Index to papers presented at conferences worldwide. 1993 - present
  • Periodical Finder (SerialsSolutions)
    Find out where to access full-text periodicals online through our database subscriptions or in print at the library. FULL TEXT
  • PressReader | (Proquest)
    A collection of 4000 newspapers from 100 countries in 60 languages, many providing same day publication with a 60-day back file. Searchable by country, title, and date. FULL TEXT Current
  • Qikan, Chinese Magazines | (Dragonsource)
    200 current, popular Chinese language magazines published in China. Available in either traditional or simplified characters. FULL TEXT 1999 - present
  • Readers Guide Retrospective | (Wilson)
    Index to the most popular, general-interest periodicals published in the United States from 1890 to 1982. 1890 - 1982
  • Russian / NIS Publications | (East View)
    A variety of newspapers and periodicals from Russia, Ukraine, Central Asia, Caucasus, and the Baltic states. Also includes several English-language newspapers. FULL TEXT 1980 present
  • San Francisco Chronicle Current and Historical | (Newsbank)
    Full page and article images with searchable full text of the Historical San Francisco Chronicle from 1865-1984, and text-only current San Francisco Chronicle from 1985 to present. FULL TEXT 1869-present
  • San Francisco Chronicle Historical | (ProQuest)
    Full page and article images with searchable full text back to the first issue. The collection includes digital reproductions providing access to every page from every available issue. (For current SF Chronicle articles use: Newspapers | (NewsBank) FULL TEXT 1865-1922
  • Ulrichs Web Periodicals Directory
    A bibliographic database providing detailed, comprehensive, and authoritative information on serials published throughout the world.
  • Wall Street Journal | (ProQuest)
    Access full text articles and abstracts from the Wall Street Journal. FULL TEXT 2010 - present
  • Zinio Digital Magazines
    Stream popular magazines on demand or download them to a mobile device for offline reading. Titles are also available in Spanish, Chinese, Italian, Vietnamese, and French.
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