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COMM 3710: History of the American Press: American Press

Dr. Janice Wood

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American Newspapers & Magazines in the AUM Library

To determine the date, format, and location of the following newspapers do a journal title search in the Library's online catalog in the box on the left.  Most are on microfilm and are located on the 2nd floor of the Library.  Please ask at the Reference Desk for assistance.


  • Atlanta Constitution
  • Chicago Tribune
  • Daily Dispatch (Richmond, VA)
  • Los Angeles Times
  • New-York Daily Times
  • New York Times (index in 2nd floor storage and Reference)
  • Wall Street Journal
  • Washington Post


Check the Readers' Guide to Periodical Literature for magazine articles on a topic.  Ask at the Reference Desk for assistance.

  • American periodicals, 1741-1900 (see indexes on top of cabinets in the 2nd floor Storage area or do a keyword search for "american periodical series" in the online catalog for a list of titles in the series)
  • Atlantic Monthly
  • Ebony
  • Harper's Magazine
  • Life
  • Look
  • Nation
  • New Yorker
  • New Republic
  • Newsweek
  • Time
  • U.S. News & World Report

Historical American Press Databases

Newspaper Databases


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