Aggregator databases contain many different newspapers, often along with other types of news sources for legal, business and political coverage. Titles can be searched individually or simultaneously.The coverage is mainly current and contemporary, rarely historical. In most cases the coverage goes back no further than 1980. The newspaper articles in aggregators are usually searchable full-text. In most cases only text can be displayed, not pictures and other graphics.
Current print newspapers are available in Hesburgh Library . Go to Catalog Classic , click on the yellow tab More; select link Newspapers, then Advanced search. Use the drop down menu for Location and select Hesburgh Current Periodicals. This will generate a list of currently received print newspapers. Click here for a current list.
Includes a 90-day archive of approximately 290 newspapers from the McClatchy-Tribune Information Services
Ethnic NewsWatch A collection of American newspapers published for and by various ethnic groups. Specific group(s) can be selected. Coverage is current, with some titles going back to 1959.
Chicago tribune 1985- Current content for the Chicago Tribune is not included in any of the aggregators, only in this individual database. The Tribune is also avalable as an historical newspaper, on digital microfilm and regular reels of microfilm.
Search Google if you don’t know the title of the newspaper you want. Current day or week is usually free; older articles often have to be paid for. For example in the Google search box key in:
newspapers south bend indiana
for links that will take you to newspapers for a particular location.