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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.)

Ask Us for suggestions of these and additional sources.

Historical Magazines and Journals: Collections

Historical Magazines and Journals: Individual Titles

Historical Newspapers: International

Historical Newspapers: Collections

Historical Newspapers: American - Individual Titles

Historical Newspapers: British