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History - Primary Resources


Nexis Uni (formerly LexisNexis) - U.S. and foreign nespapers, also wire serrvice stories, transcripts of news broadcasts, etc. dating back to about 1980.

Chronicling America : historic newspaper collection in the Library of Congress's American Memory Project

The Wall Street Journal: International daily newspaper with a special emphasis on business and economic news. See the "Faculty Only" tab in the LC Portal for password and login information.

Newswires: this collection includes AP Top News, WorldStream, Financial News, AP Online, U.S. Politics & Government and 50 State Reports.

Newsbank: current and archived articles on issues, events, people, government and more with the world's largest collection of full-text news sources. Includes local news, editorials, announcements and other sections from more than 4,700 sources.

Newspaper Source Plus: Includes more than 1,000 full-text newspapers, providing more than 38 million full-text articles.

Historic Newspapers of South Carolina

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