A guide to research in Journalism.
Last Updated: Nov 8, 2013
- Academic Search Premier
"Academic Search Premier, designed specifically for academic institutions, is the world's largest scholarly, multi-disciplinary full text database containing full text for nearly 4,650 serials, including more than 3,600 peer-reviewed publications.
- LexisNexis Academic Search
"LexisNexis Academic provides searchable access to a comprehensive spectrum of full-text information from over 5,600 sources, selected to meet academic research needs:...
"NewsBank provides full-text information and perspectives from over 600 U.S. and over 700 international sources, each with its own distinctive focus offering diverse viewpoints on local, regional and world issues."
- Communication & Mass Media Complete
"Provides the most robust, quality research solution in areas related to communication and mass media...
- ProQuest Historical Newspapers
ProQuest Historical Newspapers can be used to simultaneously search the different digitized newspapers that Morris Library obtains through ProQuest Historical Newspapers: Chicago Tribune (1849-1987), The Chicago Defender (1905-1975), The Wall Street Journal (1889 - 1993), and The New York Times (1851-2007).
- Business Source Complete
- Basic Legal Research (Lexis Nexis)
This is not the full Lexis-Nexis legal research product, but it does have good coverage of law reviews, federal and state cases, case law, Federal and state codes and regulations, tax laws, Canadian legislative materials, European Union laws.
- Business Source Complete
"Business Source Complete is a scholarly business database, providing the ultimate collection of bibliographic and full text content.." Uses EBSCOhost interface
- Chicago Defender (1910-1975)
"The Chicago Defender (1905-1975) offers 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."
- Chicago Tribune (1849-1989)
This is a full-text searchable database of Chicago Tribune issues from 1849 to 1989. It includes digital reproductions of newspaper pages, including images.
- Chicago Tribune (1985-present) - NewsBank
The Chicago Tribune covers international and national news with 20 bureaus around the world.
- Chronicle of Higher Education
"The Chronicle is published every weekday and is the top destination for news, advice, and jobs for people in academe...
- Communication Abstracts
"Communication Abstracts is a comprehensive source of information about communication-related publications on a world-wide scale...
- Dissertations and Theses Abstracts
"This database includes more than 2 million doctoral dissertations and master's theses...
- ERIC (EBSCO)
"The best index for searching the Educational Resources Information Center (ERIC) database..."
- Ethnic NewsWatch
"An interdisciplinary, bilingual (English and Spanish) and comprehensive full text database of newspapers, magazines and journals from ethnic, minority and native presses. The database begins its coverage in 1960."
"Covers all types of U.S. government documents, including Congressional reports, hearings, debates, and records; judiciary materials; and documents issued by executive departments (Defense, State, Labor, Office of the President, etc.)."
- LexisNexis Congressional
"Lexis-Nexis Congressional is an online legislative and regulatory service. It provides indexing and abstracting for congressional hearings, prints, bills, reports and documents...
- MarciveWeb DOCS Government Documents Index
Catalog of U.S. Government Publications July 1976 - present.
- New York Times (1851 - 2009)
This database includes full-text and full-image articles from the New York Times starting with the first issue of the publication. The collection includes digital reproductions of every page of every issue in downloadable PDF.
- News (Lexis Nexis)
Lexis Nexis News provides selected full text for nearly 30 national (U.S.) and international newspapers, including...
- Newspaper Source and Regional Business News
Newspaper Source provides selected full text for nearly 30 national (U.S.) and international newspapers, including...
- Saskia Digital Image Archive
Contains 30,000 digital images of paintings, sculpture and architecture, including images from many important collections.
Comprehensive coverage of sociology from 640 "core" coverage journals dating as far back as 1895, encompassing all sub-disciplines and closely related areas of study. Full text for 547 books and monographs, 6,711 conference papers.
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