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ProQuest Newspapers

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ProQuest Newspapers provides full text of more than 500 U.S. and international news sources. Includes The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Boston Globe, and the Times of London, plus hundreds of other news sources and news wires. Years of coverage vary by title. Maine papers included: Bangor Daily News (1992+), Portland Press Herald (1995+), and selected business coverage from Maine Times (1994-2002) and Central Maine Morning Sentinel (1993-1997).

Remote Acess: ProQuest Newspapers is available from off-campus. Off-campus users will be prompted to enter their name and MaineCard number to access the database.

Getting Started:

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Basic Search (back to top)

This is the search method that appears automatically when opening the database. Search options include:

Here is a sample Search:

 advanced search

Advanced Search (back to top)

In the advanced search, you may limit your search to individual fields (author, article title, newspaper, etc.) Use the pulldown menus to change which fields are searched.

The example below is a search for articles about the Maine Learning Results appearing in the Bangor Daily News: (Click here or see below to learn how to find what newspapers are in this databases)


Publication Search (back to top)

To access a list of all newspapers included in Proquest Newspapers, click the publication search icon to access the Publication Search page. From there, you may enter the name of a newspaper in the search box or click through the alphabetical list.  

Printing, Downloading, or Emailing Results: (back to top)

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