Getting Started

This page has databases for finding news articles for your course.  Use the tabs on the left to find resources to help you evaluate the sources you read.

Questions? Need help?

  • Contact Jenny McBurney, Political Science Librarian (jmcburne@umn.edu).  You can email me your question, or if you'd like to make an appointment, please sign up on my appointment calendar.  You will get a Zoom meeting link at least 1 hour before your appointment.
  • Or, for immediate help, click on the "24/7 Chat" button at the top of any Library website to talk to a librarian right away.

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Major Databases & Resources

U.S. News & Magazines - Databases

Major U.S. Newspapers & Magazines by Title

Major Blogs

Major Podcasts

Video: Finding News Sources

A quick introduction to finding news articles at the University.  Video by Cody Hennesy, the UMN Journalism Librarian.

Last Updated: Feb 23, 2021 10:03 AM