• Databases,  History,  Research,  Web Resources

    Spotlight On: Historical Newspaper Collection Timelines

    Lura Sanborn – Reference Librarian Looking for a quick collection of newspaper articles related to significant events in U.S. history?  Try using the Timeline feature in the Historical Newspaper Collection database. First, access the Historical Newspaper Collection database through the Ohrstrom Library website by clicking HERE. Once at the Historical Newspaper Collection website select the “Timeline” tab near the top of the screen: Choose your time and topic: Select the subtopic of your choice: And behold, a list of newspaper articles about that particular subject: Fantastic!

  • Databases,  Periodicals,  Research,  Web Resources

    The New York Times: All the news that’s fit to print (or surf)

    Lura Sanborn – Reference Librarian There are several ways to access The New York Times through Ohrstrom Library – online or in the library, choose the one that fits your needs and stay connected to a great source of information. Current News: Come to the library!  We love to see you!  The print version of  The New York Times is delivered to the library daily and is available in the periodicals room on the library’s main level. Can’t make it in?  Try ProQuest (available from the library’s website HERE) providing access to the New York Times from 1980 to the present day.  Select the publications tab and search for “New…