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America's News

Provides tens of millions of current and archived articles and video clips from news sources nationwide. America's News offers the complete electronic editions of more than 1,500 U.S. news sources, including the Galveston County Daily News, Houston Chronicle, Dallas Morning News, and other Texas news sources.

CQ Electronic Library

An expansive suite of electronic references founded on CQ's authoritative and balanced coverage of public affairs. Includes CQ Researcher & CQ Weekly; CQ's Electronic Encyclopedia of American Government and the electronic version of Washington Information Directory (eWID); the CQ Public Affairs Collection, CQ Insider, and the CQ Supreme Court Collection. The CQ Electronic Library brings patrons a wealth of content in highly organized and easy-to-use formats.

Infotrac Newsstand

Articles from over 150 newspapers in the United States and worldwide. Includes Austin American-Statesman, El Paso Times, and The Houston Chronicle. National newspapers include The New York Times, Los Angeles Times, and The Christian Science Monitor.

LexisNexis Academic

Full-text documents from over 5,900 news, business, legal, medical, and reference publications. Includes both state and federal courtdecisions, as well as legal code. Detailed business information by company and industry.

NBC Learn

Provides thousands of historic news reports, current events stories, original content, primary source documents, and other digital media. Topics include Biology, Chemistry, Physics, U.S. History, Global Studies, Health & Nursing, Psychology, Business, Marketing, Journalism, Sociology, and more.

Newspaper Source

Some full-text coverage of 212 regional U.S. newspapers, major international newspapers, syndicated columns and television and radio transcripts.Full-text coverage is for individual articles. The database DOES NOT contain every article in every issue. Also includes abstracts for major national papers such as The New York Times and The Washington Post.

Newspapers, Current: ProQuest Newsstand

Access to the full text of over 1300 newspapers, news websites and blogs from leading publishers throughout the world.  The database includes backfile for most newspapers, providing access to articles, columns, editorials, obituaries and features published in each paper.  Major newspapers include the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Chicago Tribune, Washington Post, USA Today, Los Angeles Times, Boston Globe, The Guardian and many other national and regional titles.

Regional Business News

Collection of 75 full-text business journals, newsletters, and newswires covering all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States. Additional sources contain citations and abstracts.