Use the following electronic and print indexes to find articles about your topic. You may narrow your search by using your topic in combination with keywords such as "opinion," "editorial" or "editorials," "arguments," "against" "pro or pros," "con or cons," "statistics," etc.
Database that abstracts and indexes over 3,200 periodicals (magazines, journals, newspapers), and offers full text (often dating back to 1990) for over 1,000 journals.
Alternative Press Index
Main Library Reference AI 3 .A27 (1969+)
A comprehensive guide to alternative sources of information, as it indexes nearly 300 alternative, radical and left periodicals, newspapers and magazines. Coverage is international and interdisciplinary.
Provides indexed and abstracted references, many with accompanying full-text periodical articles, from about 12,000 journals.
Contains articles from newspapers, magazines, and journals of the ethnic, minority, and native press. Database is in both English and Spanish.
Indexes over 4,000 periodical titles in a wide variety of disciplines including the social sciences, humanities, science and technology, national news periodicals, general interest magazines, and newswires. Includes many full-text articles.
Focuses on the impact of gender across a broad spectrum of subject areas. Supports programs in various social science subject areas. Publications include scholarly journals, magazines, newspapers, newsletters, regional publications, books, pamphlets, conference proceedings, and government reports.
An excellent source for full-text newspapers, press releases, and television and radio broadcast transcripts.
Complete full-text content of local and regional news, including community events, schools, politics, government policies, cultural activities, local companies, state industries, and people in the community. Paid advertisements are excluded.
Indexes and abstracts articles in over 300 English-language periodicals covering a wide variety of fields. Preceded by the print index Readers' Guide to Periodical Literature (1901+).
Readers' Guide to Periodical Literature
Main Library General Collection AI 3 .R48 (1901+)
Indexes articles primarily by topic in over 300 English-language periodicals covering a wide variety of fields. Continued by the electronic database Readers' Guide Full Text (1983+).
[also known as OmniFile] (coverage varies)
Provides indexed and abstracted references, many with accompanying full-text periodical articles, from about 1,400 English-language periodicals in science, humanities, education, and business.