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Newspaper Databases

Consult this list of newspaper databases for current information in the news on your topic, which while popular in nature (as opposed to scholarly) will help you discover various perspectives on the subject.

Alt-Press Watch and ProQuest newspapers are particularly good sources.

Searching the Web - What About Those Endings?

Did you know that you can limit your web searches to different types of sites?

.com

.org

.edu

.gov

For example: adult day services .org

Consider Various Sources

When you search the web, try to determine whose voice is being expressed in these sites:

  • Social Media
  • Blogs
  • YouTube

Look for the About Us tab, or examine the site for other hints as to the content creator and their viewpoints.