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SW 905: Historical and Current Analysis of Social Work and Social Problems: Popular Articles

Historical Newspapers

ProQuest Historical Newspapers

Includes the New York Times (1851-2008), Chicago Tribune (1849-1988), Detroit Free Press (1831-1922), and a handful of others. Individual papers within the database can be searched on their own if desired.

Harper's Weekly

Famous nineteenth century journal/newspaper with much commentary about various American issues. Covers 1857-1907.

Historical Newspapers Guide

Link to a separate guide with a complete listing of all MSU Libraries digital historical newspaper database options. Also, note the section on historical newspapers available on microfilm.

Historical Magazines and Periodicals

Readers' Guide to Periodical Literature

Listed in our E-Resources as the database "Readers' Guide Full Text Mega with Reader's Guide Retrospective: 1890 - 1982," this is an index to the general periodical literature. A good place to find popular magazine articles. If the full-text isn't online, check our print holdings.

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