A daily record of events
Newspapers provide articles about current events. Most are published daily. Almost every city has its own newspaper to keep track of local information.
Newspapers, like journals and magazines, are called "periodicals" because they are published on a regular or periodic basis.
Many newspapers also publish Web sites with today's news. The online copy of a newspaper may have fewer articles than the print copy.
Use a Newspaper to:
- find current information about international, national and local events
- find editorials, commentaries, expert or popular opinions
Best Tools for Finding Newspapers
- Your library will have access to a newspaper database such as ProQuest.
- Newspaper web sites often provide free online content to some or all of the content. Examples:
Keep up with current events by signing up for daily alerts from your favorite newspaper.