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Research Basics: Newspapers

Use this guide as a library and resource overview. If you have any questions or doubts regarding the appropriateness of a source, ask your teacher or the librarian. Always cite your sources as soon as you find them!

New York Times

The New York Times archives dates to 1851. Our username is eanderson@randolphschool.net; password is RRaiders

America's Historic Newspapers

A NewsBank product, this site is most effective if you use the search box and dates limiter.

Google Newspaper Search

Another Google limiter:

news.google.com/newspapers

Type or copy the above into your search box, leave a space, then add your search term. Using quotation marks helps!

"Peter Levine" kidnapping

news.google.com/newspapers "Peter Levine" kidnapping