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Here are some links and information about our most commonly used news resources. If you need more material, use the tabs above to access more databases, books, links, citation help, and interlibrary loan information.
- Academic LexisNexis
Access to over 9,000 full-text news, business, and legal publications; includes national and regional newspapers, wire services, broadcast transcripts, international news, and non-English language sources
- Newspaper Source (from the Alabama Virtual Library)
Regional, national, and international newspapers and transcripts.
- Samford University Libraries' Catalog
Search campus libraries for books and other materials related to your English research.
- Times Digital Archive, 1785 - 1985
The Times Digital Archive comprises searchable images of every page of every issue of The Times of London from 1785 to 1985, including not only newspaper articles, but also advertising, classified ads, editorials, birth and death notices, book reviews, crossword puzzles, and letters to the editor. It is a superb source of information about 19- and 20th-century history, particulalry English history.
- C-SPAN Video Library (Beta)
The C-SPAN Archives records, indexes, and archives all C-SPAN programming for historical, educational, research, and archival uses. Every C-SPAN program aired since 1987, now totaling over 160,000 hours, is contained in the C-SPAN Archives and immediately accessible through the database and electronic archival systems developed and maintained by the C-SPAN Archives.