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Factiva

Last Updated: Oct 15, 2018 11:36 AM


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Remote access to this resource requires a UBITName and password.

Special Instructions

There is a limitation within the Factiva authentication system resulting in some provider links not working on mobile devices.

Description

Factiva is a database that provides powerful tools for searching and monitoring daily newspapers, magazines, journals, newswires, and trade publications including the Wall Street Journal (WSJ) and the New York Times.  With its News Pages feature, Factiva allows you to browse the current day's front-page headlines from major U.S. newspapers and magazines.

NOTE: To limit a search to a particular journal or newspaper (e.g. the New York Times) in Factiva, follow these steps:

* Mouse over the "Search" option in the upper left hand corner under "Factiva".
*Then click on "Search Builder".
*In the "Source" option, change "All Publications" to "Remove".
*Click on the right arrow.
*Type the name of the publication you want (e.g. New York Times)  in the search box.
*Choose "The New York Times" - All Sources  (or the title of the publication you searched the name of)
*You can also limit your search by Date by changing the pull-down menu options.

 

 

Dates Covered

Coverage varies by periodical, but can extend as far back as 1979. Updated continuously through the day.

Librarian

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Susan Dow
Contact:
420A Lockwood Library
716-645-2819