Which news source is best for my project?
|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.|
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