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Acceda Noticia

Provides convenient access to the complete electronic editions of more than 100 Spanish-language newspapers published in major U.S. cities from Florida to Nevada to California.
It also includes tens of thousands of current and archived full-text articles from other news sources from across Argentina, Brazil, Chile, China, Columbia, Ecuador, Mexico, Peru and Spain.
More info: A searchable subset of the Access World News database.

Access Business News

Features years of backfiles for approximately 400 publications.
Researchers can use this archived information to study an organizationsâ performance through annual or quarterly financial results, compare forecasts and strategy versus execution, uncover trends and identify emerging market opportunities and even follow the careers of individuals in the world of business.
More info: Searchable subset of the Access World News database searchable subset of the Access World News database

Access Nevada full text

50 Nevada newspapers searchable in one database. Find information on Nevada's economy, business & industry, legislation, opinions and viewpoints, local history and much more.
More info: Access Nevada is a searchable subset of Access World News.

Access U.S. News: Ethnic Newspapers full text
2005-current.
Newspapers serving religious, ethnic and cultural groups in the US.
Newspapers serving religious, ethnic and cultural groups in the US.
Vendor name: Readex
UNLV Libraries Subject Librarian: Finley, Priscilla

Access U.S. Newswires

A full-text collection of current and archived articles from key domestic newswires.
Newswires often cover news that local papers do not, providing authoritative, award winning reporting on local, national and international people, issues and events. Access U.S. Newswires includes content from such leading newswires as the Associated Press, Scripps Howard News Services, McClatchy-Tribune Wire Service, Copley News Service, PR Newswire and Financial wire.
More info: A searchable subset of the Access World News database.

Access World News: Research Collection full text

Research current and archived news content for information on topics, events, issues, people, businesses, and more through this in-depth resource of 7,400 + sources, including 50 NV titles.
This primary resource solution supports a wide range of academic disciplines, including political science, journalism, English, history, environmental studies, sociology, economics, education, business, social sciences and more. Easy online access to local, in-state, national and international news sources, including newspapers, broadcast transcripts, newswires, news blogs, news web-only content and video. Alerts and "my personal" functionality helps students and faculty track and manage their research projects

African American Newspapers: The 19th Century full text
1827-1902.
African-American newspapers published between 1827 and 1902.
Written by African-Americans for African-Americans, Frederick Douglass' Paper, the Christian Recorder and the National Era (among other newspapers) include information about cultural life and history during the 1800s and offer first-hand reports of the major events and issues of the day.
UNLV Libraries Subject Librarian: Finley, Priscilla

America's Historical Newspapers full text
1690-1922.
Historical newspapers from every state in the U.S.
Search full text and view page images for articles in categories such as news/opinion, election returns, letters, poetry, legislative information, prices, advertisements, matrimony notices and death notices.
Alternate name: Archive of Americana, Early American Newspapers Series 1-3
Vendor name: Readex
Update frequency: complete
Scope: U.S.
UNLV Libraries Subject Librarian: Finley, Priscilla
More info: Can also be searched in combination with Early American Imprints I and II. Series I, 1690-1876: provides images and full-text content access to historic newspapers listed in Clarence Brigham's bibliography, History and bibliography of American newspapers, 1690-1820, as well as other bibliographies; Series II, 1758-1900: focuses on the period between 1820 and 1860; Series III, 1829-1922: focuses on the period between 1861 and 1920 providing in-depth coverage of the Civil War, Reconstruction, the Gilded Age, the Progressive Era and beyond. Series iv-vii includes Western papers and Hispanic American papers. Search tips

Atlanta Journal-Constitution full text

See: ProQuest Newspapers (National Newspapers Expanded)
Includes Atlanta Constitution 1990-2001, Atlanta Journal 1995-2001, and Atlanta Journal-Constitution from 2001 forward. Choose Atlanta Journal-Constitution under the publications tab to search within this newspaper.

Black Studies Center African American Newspapers full text
1893-2005.
Full backfiles of ten 20th century African American newspapers.
Atlanta Daily World 1931-2003; Baltimore Afro-American 1893-1986; Chicago Defender 1910-1975; Cleveland Call and Post 1934-1991; Daily Defender 1956-1975; Los Angeles Sentinel 1934-2005; New York Amsterdam News 1922-1994; Norfolk New Journal and Guide 1916-2003; Philadelphia Tribune 1912-2001; Pittsburgh Courier 1911-2002
Vendor name: Chadwyck-Healey / ProQuest
UNLV Libraries Subject Librarian: Finley, Priscilla; Skarl, Susie

Boston Globe full text

See: ProQuest Newspapers (National Newspapers Expanded)
Full text of articles 1980-current issue. Choose Boston Globe under the publications tab to search within this newspaper.

Chicago Defender (1910-1975) full text

Text and images of the African American newspaper from Chicago, 1910-1975.
Text and images of the African American newspaper from Chicago, 1910-1975.
Vendor name: ProQuest
UNLV Libraries Subject Librarian: Finley, Priscilla; Skarl, Susie

Chicago Tribune, 1849-1986 full text
1849-1986.
Cover to cover digital reproductions of the Chicago Tribune from 1849-1986 with searchable full text.
Complete issues of the Chicago Tribune, including news, ads, obituaries, reviews, editorials, legal notices, comics, and photographs. Search by full text and view digital reproductions of newspaper pages. Output is a PDF image of the article as it appeared in the paper.
Vendor name: ProQuest
Update frequency: complete
UNLV Libraries Subject Librarian: UNLV Libraries Research & Information
More info: Can be searched in combination with historical NY Times, historical LA Times, and American Periodical Series. For access to the text of Chicago Tribune articles after 1985 see ProQuest Newspapers.

Chicago Tribune, 1985- full text
1985-.
Major daily newspaper from Chicago.
Provides reporting and analysis of regional, national, and international news.
Vendor name: ProQuest-CSA
Update frequency: daily
UNLV Libraries Subject Librarian: UNLV Libraries Research & Information
More info: Search this paper with other major papers at ProQuest Newspapers

Christian Science Monitor (1908-1999) full text
1908-1999.
Text and images from The Christian Science Monitor (1908-1999)
Text and images from The Christian Science Monitor (1908-1999)
Vendor name: ProQuest
UNLV Libraries Subject Librarian: Finley, Priscilla; Skarl, Susie

Christian Science Monitor, 1988-current full text

See: ProQuest Newspapers (National Newspapers Expanded)
Full text of articles only, 1988- current issue. Choose "Christian Science Monitor" under the publications tab to search within just this newspaper.

Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers
1836-1922.
America's historic newspapers pages from 1836-1922 at the Library of Congress
Search America's historic newspapers pages from 1836-1922 at the Library of Congress or use the U.S. Newspaper Directory to find information about American newspapers published between 1690-present.
Vendor name: Free
UNLV Libraries Subject Librarian: Finley, Priscilla

Civil War: A Newspaper Perspective full text
Nov. 1860 - Apr. 1865.
Major events of the Civil War covered by Union and Confederate newspapers.
Selected articles from over 2500 issues of the New York Herald, the Charleston Mercury and Richmond Enquirer published from November, 1860 - Mid-April 1865. This excellent primary source begins before the outbreak of war at Fort Sumter and concludes with the assassination and funeral of Abraham Lincoln. Featured are news articles, eyewitness accounts of events, military concerns and official reports of battles.
Vendor name: Accessible Archives Inc.
Update frequency: complete
UNLV Libraries Subject Librarian: Finley, Priscilla

Ethnic Newswatch full text
1959-.
Articles, editorials, and reviews from the ethnic, minority, and native press.
Ethnic NewsWatch is an interdisciplinary, bilingual (English and Spanish) and comprehensive full text database of the newspapers, magazines and journals of the ethnic, minority and native press. Designed to provide the "other side of the story," ENW titles offer additional viewpoints from those proffered by the mainstream press. Coverage begins in 1959.
Vendor name: ProQuest
Update frequency: Update monthly
Languages: English, Spanish
UNLV Libraries Subject Librarian: Finley, Priscilla; Fitt, Steve
More info: Search tips.

Factiva full text
1950s-. Access is limited to 6 simultaneous users.
Continuously updated news and business information from major news sources.
The full text of all editions of Dow Jones publications, the Wall Street Journal and Barron's, plus the Boston Globe, the Los Angeles Times, three months of the New York Times, and 8,000 other publications. 20,000 company reports and 8,500 editorially selected business Web sites are also available through the Factiva service. Contains television and radio transcripts, general business and industry magazines, company reports, and historical market data.
Vendor name: Factiva
Update frequency: continuous
Languages: 22 languages
UNLV Libraries Subject Librarian: Grays, Lateka
More info: Search tips.

GenderWatch full text
1974-. Access is limited to 2 simultaneous users.
Publications on gender issues
International publications as well as reports, pamphlets, papers, and conference proceedings devoted to gender issues.
Vendor name: ProQuest
Update frequency: quarterly
UNLV Libraries Subject Librarian: Wintrol, Kate
More info: http://blogs.library.unlv.edu/lib-resource/2007/08/genderwatch_1.html

Greenwire, Environment and Energy Daily, and Land Letter full text
1996-.
Environmental current events information
An environmental current events database comprised of three pieces: Greenwire, a daily news service reporting on the latest environmental and energy action; Environment and Energy Daily, published every day Congress is in session, tracking environmental and energy issues in Congress; and Land Letter, a weekly in-depth look at regulation, litigation and legislation surrounding natural resources issues. Also included is an archive of key environmental policy documents, and detailed special reports.
Alternate name: Greenwire
Vendor name: E&E Publishing
Update frequency: daily
UNLV Libraries Subject Librarian: Skarl, Susie

Henderson Home News full text
Henderson digital collections including BMI photos and newsletters.
Henderson Home News newspaper plus other Henderson-related historical items.
The Henderson Libraries Digital Collection offers the Henderson Home News (1951-current) and The Big Job and Basic Bombardier newsletters (1940s) from the BMI magnesium plant in Henderson, NV during WWII. Scrapbooks of Henderson history, photos of Basic Magnesium and maps are also available in their collections.
UNLV Libraries Subject Librarian: Finley, Priscilla

Henderson Home News full text
1940s, 1951-.
Henderson Home News newspaper plus other Henderson-related historical items.
The Henderson Libraries Digital Collection offers the Henderson Home News (1951-current) and The Big Job and Basic Bombardier newsletters (1940s) from the BMI magnesium plant in Henderson, NV during WWII. Scrapbooks of Henderson history, photos of Basic Magnesium and maps are also available in their collections.
Vendor name: Free
UNLV Libraries Subject Librarian: Finley, Priscilla

Hispanic American Newspapers, 1808-1980 full text

Newspapers published by Hispanic-American communities, 1808-1980.
Newspapers published by Hispanic-American communities, primarily in Arizona, California, New Mexico, Texas and New York.
Vendor name: Readex
UNLV Libraries Subject Librarian: Finley, Priscilla

Las Vegas Age full text
1905-1915, 1917-1922, 1924. free
The Las Vegas Age newspaper, published between 1905 and 1924.
Complete digital images of the Las Vegas Age newspaper digitized from the print copies from the Special Collections of the Las Vegas-Clark County Library District. Search by date or by keyword or browse page images.
Vendor name: LVCCLD
UNLV Libraries Subject Librarian: Finley, Priscilla

Las Vegas Review-Journal full text
09/29/1996 to present.
Full text of articles, excluding images.
Full text of articles, not including images. Use microfilm to get photos or advertisements.
Alternate name: LVRJ
Update frequency: daily
UNLV Libraries Subject Librarian: Finley, Priscilla; UNLV Libraries Research & Information
More info: Search this paper with other major papers at ProQuest Newspapers.

Las Vegas Review-Journal full text
12/02/1990 to 12/29/2012.
Full text of articles, excluding images.
Full text of articles, not including images. Use microfilm to get photos or advertisements.
Alternate name: LVRJ
Vendor name: ProQuest
UNLV Libraries Subject Librarian: Finley, Priscilla; UNLV Libraries Research & Information
More info: Search this paper with other major papers at ProQuest Newspapers.

LexisNexis Academic full text
dates of coverage vary.
Searchable published news, legal, medical and business information.
The news section delivers the full text of international, national and regional newspapers along with wire services, broadcast transcripts, magazines, and non-English language sources. The legal section contains U.S. Federal and state case law, codes, regulations, legal news, law reviews and international legal information. This includes Shepard's Citations for all U.S. Supreme Court cases back to 1789. The medical section supplies information from news and medical journals, and provides abstracts to medical news from Medline. The business section includes business news journals, company financial information, SEC filings and reports, and industry and market news.
Alternate name: Academic Universe
Vendor name: LexisNexis
Update frequency: Updated daily
UNLV Libraries Subject Librarian: Heaton, Shelley
More info: Search tips.

London Times full text

See: Times Digital Archive, 1785-1985 See: Times Literary Supplement Centenary Archive

Los Angeles Times, 1881-1987 full text
1881-1987.
Cover to cover digital reproductions of the Los Angeles Times from 1881-1987 with searchable full text.
Complete issues of the Los Angeles Times, including news, ads, obituaries, reviews, editorials, legal notices, comics, and photographs. Search by full text and view digital reproductions of newspaper pages. Output is a PDF image of the article as it appeared in print.
Alternate name: LA Times
Vendor name: ProQuest-CSA
Update frequency: complete
UNLV Libraries Subject Librarian: Finley, Priscilla

Los Angeles Times, 1985 - current full text
1985-.
Major daily newspaper from Los Angeles.
With the nation's largest editorial department, it offers extensive coverage of national, international, and local news.
Vendor name: ProQuest
Update frequency: daily
UNLV Libraries Subject Librarian: UNLV Libraries Research & Information
More info: Search this paper with other major papers at ProQuest Newspapers

Nevada Newspapers on Microfilm at UNLV Libraries
Use this tool to find what Nevada newspapers are available in the University Libraries on microfilm.
Search for newspapers by city, title and county. The Nevada Newspaper listing does not index the contents of individual newspapers. Ask for assistance at the Research & Information Desk for help using microform newspaper collections.
Vendor name: UNLV Libraries Research & Information
UNLV Libraries Subject Librarian: Heaton, Shelley

New York Times, 1980- current full text

See: ProQuest Newspapers (National Newspapers Expanded)
Full text of articles only; includes New York Times Book Review and New York Times Magazine from 1997 forward. Choose name of paper under publications tab to search within a particular newspaper.

New York Times, 1851-2007 full text
1851-2007.
Cover to cover digital reproductions of the New York Times with searchable full text.
For 2006- present see ProQuest Newspapers
Vendor name: ProQuest-CSA
UNLV Libraries Subject Librarian: Finley, Priscilla
More info: Search tips.

New York Tribune (1841-1922) full text
1841-1922.
Full text of New York Tribune, 1841-1922.
Full text of New York Tribune, 1841-1922.
Vendor name: ProQuest
UNLV Libraries Subject Librarian: Finley, Priscilla; Skarl, Susie

Newspaper Source full text
1994-.
Regional newspapers and broadcast television transcripts.
Newspaper Source provides full text coverage for 40 national and international newspapers including USA Today, The Christian Science Monitor, The Times (London), and The Toronto Star. Selected full text is offered from more than 330 regional newspapers including The Buffalo News, Orange County Register, Philadelphia Inquirer, San Francisco Chronicle, and St. Louis Post-Dispatch. Full text transcripts are available from CBS News, CNN, CNN International, FOX News, National Public Radio, and more.
UNLV Libraries Subject Librarian: Haslam, Michaelyn

ProQuest Databases
dates of coverage vary.
Databases from ProQuest.
Current collections: ABI/INFORM, Accounting & Tax Index, Dissertations & Theses, Ethnic NewsWatch, GenderWatch, ProQuest Newspapers, Chicago Tribune, Las Vegas Review-Journal, Los Angeles Times. Historical collections: American Periodicals Series Online, ProQuest Historical Annual Reports, Chicago Tribune (1849 - 1985), Los Angeles Times (1881 - 1985), The New York Times (1851 - 2003)
Vendor name: ProQuest
UNLV Libraries Subject Librarian: UNLV Libraries Research & Information

ProQuest Newspapers (National Newspapers Expanded) full text
1980s-.
Searchable current and recent newspapers from ProQuest.
Full text of articles from major national newspapers: The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, The Christian Science Monitor, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, The Boston Globe, Chicago Tribune, Seattle Post-Intelligencer, USA Today. Also included are the New York Times Book Review, the New York Times Magazine, and the Las Vegas Review Journal.
Vendor name: ProQuest
Update frequency: Updated daily
UNLV Libraries Subject Librarian: UNLV Libraries Research & Information

Times Digital Archive, 1785-1985 full text
1785-1985.
Full text of the London Times though 1985
The Times Digital Archive, 1785-1985, presents searchable full text and page images of The Times (London). The Times is the "world's newspaper of record" and covers all major international historical events from the French Revolution to the Falkland War. Search the full text of the entire newspaper, including articles, editorials, and advertising.
Alternate name: London Times
Vendor name: Gale
UNLV Libraries Subject Librarian: Finley, Priscilla
More info: Search tips

Times Literary Supplement Centenary Archive full text
1902-1994.
Page images of the London Times Literary Supplement.
More than 250,000 reviews, letters, poems and articles in more than 5,000 issues of the TLS are available, and the identities of anonymous contributors are disclosed.
Vendor name: Gale
Update frequency: complete
UNLV Libraries Subject Librarian: Finley, Priscilla

U. S. Newspapers on Microfilm at UNLV Libraries
List of microfilmed newspapers in Lied Library.
UNLV Libraries Subject Librarian: Heaton, Shelley

UNLV Print and Online Journal Subscription List

To discover whether UNLV Libraries offers online access or owns a print copy of a particular journal, search for the name of the magazine or journal in this list.
A link to "University of Nevada Las Vegas Holdings" will show you information about print copies of the journal. Links to online subscriptions will list the range of dates available for that journal.
UNLV Libraries Subject Librarian: UNLV Libraries Research & Information

USA Today full text

See: ProQuest Newspapers (National Newspapers Expanded)
Full text of articles only, 1987-current. Choose USA Today under the publications tab to search within this newspaper.

Wall Street Journal, 1984-current full text

See: ProQuest Newspapers (National Newspapers Expanded)
Full text of articles only. Choose Wall Street Journal, Eastern edition under the publications tab to search within this newspaper.

Washington Post (1877-1996) full text
1877-1996.
Text and images from The Washington Post (1877-1996)
Text and images from The Washington Post (1877-1996)
Vendor name: ProQuest
UNLV Libraries Subject Librarian: Finley, Priscilla; Skarl, Susie

NEVADA NEWSPAPERS ON MICROFILM  
Convenient reference and access tool for the microfilm collection of the Nevada Newspapers, organized alphabetically, or by city, county, or title.

Local / State Newspaper Homepages
Las Vegas Business Press
Las Vegas City Life    
Las Vegas Review-Journal
Las Vegas Sun   
Henderson Home News
Nevada Appeal (Carson City)
NevadaNet (Reno Gazette)
North Lake Tahoe Bonanza
Record Courier (Gardnerville)
Rebel Yell (UNLV Student Newspaper)
 

Regional Newspaper Homepages
Arizona Business Gazette (Phoenix)
Arizona Daily Star (Tucson)   
Arizona Republic   
Denver Post   
Kingman Daily Miner
LA Times   
Navajo-Hopi Observer (Flagstaff)
Orange County (CA) Register
Provo Daily Herald  
Salt Lake Tribune
San Diego Union Tribune
San Francisco Chronicle   
Tucson Citizen 
 

National Newspaper Homepages
Boston Globe   
Chicago Tribune    
Christian Science Monitor   
LA Times   
Miami Herald   
New York Times
USATODAY   
Wall Street Journal
Washington Post