Research & Learn: Newspapers & Magazines

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Daily Southtown

Browse (digital scan of print issue): current (July 2018-present)

Daily Star [U.K.]

Browse (digital scan of print issue): current (October 2003-present) & Sunday edition (October 2003-present)
Search (full-text articles): current (2015-present)

Dow Jones Institutional News

Search (full-text articles): current (2008-present)

Evening Standard [U.K.]

Browse (digital scan of print issue): current (March 2006-present)
Search (full-text articles): current (1998-present)

Financial Times [U.K.]

Search (full-text articles): current (1996-present)

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More than 20 current subscriptions to popular magazines. Available on iOSAndroid, and Kindle Fire, and in browser on laptop/desktop (using the Flipster link above). Need help? Browse FAQs and watch video tutorials for iOS devices, Android devices, Kindle Fire devices, and laptop/desktops.

Checkout periods & lending limits

  • Unlimited checkouts—simultaneous access, no waiting!
  • Lending period: None. Keep titles for as long as you choose!

Fresh Air [NPR]

Search (full-text articles): current (2008-present)

Global Newsstream

The most recent global news content, as well as archives that stretch back into the 1980s, featuring content from newspapers, newswires, and news sites—including Barron’s, Chicago Tribune, Crain’s Chicago Business, Daily Herald, Financial Times, The Guardian, Los Angeles Times, The New York Times, USA Today, The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, and more—in active full-text format.

Historical U.S. Major Dailies

Historical newspaper collection (covering 1849-2020)—including Chicago Tribune, Los Angeles Times, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, and The Washington Post—with easily searchable, first-hand accounts and coverage of the politics, society, and events of the time.

i [UK]

Search (full-text articles): historical (2019-2020)

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