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Newsstand: Search 1800+ national and international newspapers. Includes Commercial Appeal, Nashville Tennessean, and Knoxville News Sentinel. Provided by TEL.
 
Lexis-Nexis Academic News Search: Covers top news, general news topics, and news transcripts; foreign language news sources; company, industry, and market news; legal news, reviews, and more. For foreign language news sources or foreign news in English from LNA, see the INTERNATIONAL NEWS section below.
 
National Newspaper Index: Provides quick access to the indexing of America's top five newspapers in one search: The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Christian Science Monitor, Los Angeles Times and The Washington Post.
Plough Library subscribes to:
  • The Commercial Appeal
  • The Wall Street Journal
  • USA Today
  • The Christian Science Monitor
  • National Catholic Reporter
  • The Chronicle of Higher Education
  • The Tri-State Defender
  • The Daily News
  • Memphis Business Journal
Recent issues are displayed on the newspaper stands on the Main (2nd) Floor of Plough Library.
 
Older issues are kept for 2 months in the Buccup on the Library's 1st Floor.
LOCAL NEWSPAPER WEBSITES NATIONAL NEWSPAPER WEBSITES
Arkansas Online (Arkansas Democrat-Gazette)
 
 
JacksonSun.com (Jackson, TN)
 
ClarionLedger.com (Jackson, MS)
 
 
 
 
New York Times (Starting March 28, 2011, the NYT began charging for access, after a minimal number of articles have been viewed.)
 
 
 
 
 
NOTE: For older articles, use Find Journals to see if they are in our databases. Search by the title of the newspaper. Newspaper websites generally give access to the past 30 days' articles only.
INTERNATIONAL NEWS RESOURCES
ABYZ News Links: Organized geographically. Current international newspaper and magazine sites.
 
AllYouCanRead.com: 23,000 magazines and newspapers from 200 countries.
 
LexisNexis Asia Africa Intelligence Wire: news from Asia and Africa in English.
 
LexisNexis Asia/Pacific Rim News Stories: news from Asia and the Pacific Rim in English.
 
LexisNexis BBC Worldwide Monitoring: world news from the BBC.
 
 
LexisNexis European Publications, English: news from Europe in English.
 
LexisNexis Middle East/Africa News Sources: news from the Middle East and Africa in English.
 
LexisNexis Russian Press Digest: news from Russia in English.
 
World News: Provides access to over 500 media sources and 4,000 thematic and regional news sites in numerous languages. Offers basic and advanced search functions.
Foreign Language News
 
Latina Mexican news: Search LexisNexis Academic for Mexican news in Spanish.
 
Spanish language news: Search LexisNexis Academic for news in Spanish.
 
Toute la presse - Francaise: Search French language news sources in LexisNexis Academic.
 
Historic Newspapers
 
Chronicling America: Digital collection of historic American newspapers from the Library of Congress--includes the Memphis Daily Appeal.
OTHER NEWS SOURCES
CQ Researcher: In-depth overviews on current events, hot topics, and timely issues.
 
EurekAlert: Science news.
 
Google News Archive: Search for historic news. (Although the existing archive will remain available, Google is no longer adding content or functionality to the site.)

Newspaper Map: Geographic directory to current and historic newspapers available online.
 
NewsWise: Press releases in science, medicine, and business (current 30 days with archive).
 
Newseum: Front pages from newspapers around the world, posted daily.
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Each Research by Subject page includes links to subject-specific news sources.