LexisNexis Academic is a full-text news, business, and legal database with access to over 10,000 sources. Offers 1,639 news sources from around the world, including most of the world's major English-language newspapers; many foreign-language newspapers; scholarly journals; trade journals; popular magazines; web-based publications; law decisions and law review journal articles; and company information.
Use the ! symbol as a wildcard operator in your search strings. For example, type migra! to retrieve results with the keywords migration, migrant, migrants.
Use w/n to define proximity of words in search results, where "n" equals the number of words. For example, muslim w/2 refugee will retrieve sources where the words muslim and refugee are within two words of each other.
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Searchable full text from the 1980's to the present of over 25 local, regional and national newspapers including the the New York Daily News, New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, and The Christian Science Monitor. Available on-site only at NYPL research branches.