HHP 210 Newspaper Article Analysis

NEWS DATABASE RESOURCES:

Try Barber Library’s subscription news databases.  These are subscription products–they let you search for articles on your topic across multiple newspapers and/or time period.  They also let you use keyword searching, and allow you to narrow searches to words appearing in headlines or lead paragraphs.

Bend Bulletin
Coverage Dates: 7/1/2005-present
Online, full text edition of Bend’s daily paper.

The New York Times
Coverage Dates: 1980-present
Full text of The New York Times.

Newspaper Source
Coverage Dates: Current
Provides cover-to-cover full text for more than 40 U.S. & international newspapers. The database also contains selective full text for 389 regional U.S. newspapers. Also includes full text television & radio news transcripts.

The Oregonian
Coverage Dates: 1987-present
Full text articles from The Oregonian. Updated daily.

The Wall Street Journal
Coverage Dates: 1984-present
The full text of The Wall Street Journal.

Academic Search Premier
Coverage Dates: 1975-present
Academic Search Premier is a great starting place for all of your research needs! This multi-disciplinary database provides full text for more than 4,600 journals, including full text for nearly 3,900 peer-reviewed (academic) titles.  It’s a great place to search for specific keywords in our database holdings for The Economist.


NEWS WEBSITES:
These websites will give you the most current online edition of the newspapers listed.
New York Times:  http:nytimes.com
Wall Street Journal: http://www.wsj.com
Washington Post: https://www.washingtonpost.com
Chicago Tribune: http://www.chicagotribune.com
Los Angeles Times: http://latimes.com
Denver Post: http://www.denverpost.com
Seattle Times: http://www.seattletimes.com
The Economist: http://www.economist.com/
Huffington Post: http://www.huffingtonpost.com

TO SEARCH A NEWSPAPER ARTICLE DATABASE:

Journal Article Database Search Hints

  • start with keyword searching when available

  • use ” ” for phrases
    example: “parks and recreat*”

  • use * to locate endings to words (truncation).
    example: communit*

  • use boolean commands
    example: recycl* AND communit*

    example: (art* OR music*) AND communit*

  • searches can be specific

  • full text articles may be e-mailed, downloaded or printed from the screen.

  • other articles  may be ordered via inter-library loan.


IN TEXT CITATION AND REFERNCE LIST FORMAT

http://www.cocc.edu/library/citations/


HELP IS ALWAYS AVAILABLE!

Need help finding some information?  Are you new to databases and want to find an article?  Do you need help printing a document?  The LIBRARY INFORMATION DESK on the main floor of the library is the place to go when you have a question!  Here’s Barber Library’s open hours.

You can also talk with librarians 24/7 via our chat service located on the
Library webpage.

Or e-mail us at:  refdesk@cocc.edu.


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