The boxes below identify tools for finding national, regional, state, and local news articles, newswires, and blogs. For additional newspaper resources, check our News & Newspapers page.
Returning to the library line-up this fall, State House News Service which covers statewide policy issues as well as activities at the Massachusetts State House.
Financial Times - Individuals must register with a Northeastern or @nchlondon.ac.uk email address to create a personal account.
New York Times - Current and archival access to the New York Times. Access requires registration with a Northeastern email address. Once registered, users can log in directly at https://www.nytimes.com.
Wall Street Journal - Individuals must register with a Northeastern or @nchlondon.ac.uk email address to create an individual account. After completing the registration form, you will receive an email prompt to confirm the registration. Once you've provided confirmation and signed into the Journal, your account will be active.
For historic WSJ content dating back to 1985, please use Factiva via this link. Click 'Options' then use the 'Source' dropdown menu to limit search results to WSJ articles.
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|Access World News||Covers small, mid-sized, and major U.S. papers; also includes newswires and blogs. Dates vary; some titles are provided from the late 1970's to present.||Some major papers are not included (Boston Globe, Washington Post, etc.) Older issues are text only, but increasing numbers of page images are now available.|
|Boston Globe, Current and Historical||Major Massachusetts and New England regional newspaper, includes national news. This news source has two files: historical coverage, 1872-1988 and current from 1980 onwards. The historical files (1872 to 1989) are PDFs and retain the look of the original publication.||Current issues are text only.|
|New York Times, Current and Historical||Major U.S. newspaper with strong international coverage; historical coverage, 1851-2017, provides PDFs. The historical files (1851-2015) are PDFs and retain the look of the original publication.||Current issues are text only. Page images are available through 1988.|
|Wall Street Journal||Major U.S. newspaper with strength in economic/financial areas. Retains look of the original publication.||Covers last year only; use Factiva or ProQuest Central for historical coverage. These sources are text-only.|
|Washington Post||Major U.S. newspaper with strong policy coverage. The historical files (1877 to 2004) are PDFs and retain the look of the original publication.||The current files are text only.|
These resources focus on Massachusetts news. For assistance finding news sources from other states, please check the boxes below or contact me.