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Find Primary Sources: Magazines, Journals, Newspapers

Searching for Primary Source Articles

Use one of the databases listed on this page, or on our Find Articles guide (which one you use will depend on the time period and geographic area of interest)

Note that Smith also has many 18th, 19th, and 20th century magazines in print.

Use Publication Finder for online journals and Discover Advanced (Catalog only) for print volumes of specific journals.  (Enter the journal title, not the article title.)

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Historical Magazines and Journals: Collections

Historical Magazines and Journals: Individual Titles

Historical Newspapers: Other Countries

Historical Newspapers: Collections

Historical Newspapers: American - Individual Titles

Historical Newspapers: British