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Washington Post

Last Updated: Dec 20, 2023 10:11 AM

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The Washington Post, founded in 1877, is well known for not only in-depth news and analysis of American politics but also insightful coverage of national and international trends and events. 


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The link above directs to the Factiva version of the Washington Post. The full-text contains the complete text of the newspaper, but access to certain sections/features (i.e. photographs, classifieds, certain freelance articles, etc.) may not be available. Use Factiva to access full text of Washington Post back to 1984. Users can also browse current editions back two weeks using the Newsstand feature on the homepage.

The Gale Databases listed below provide access from 2014 to present only. In addition to the complete text of the newspaper, Gale provides an authenticated article link directly to Washington Post, which includes photographs that might not otherwise be accessible in the Factiva version.

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Washington Post Microfilm
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