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COMM 129: Public Speaking: Newspaper Sources

Introduction to public speaking principles, emphasizes fundamentals of organization, development and delivery of informative and persuasive oral presentations. Extemporaneous style of delivery stressed.

Sources for newspaper articles

There are several ways to find newspaper articles:

1) The Wall Street Journal is available in full text from ABI/Inform Global database

2) EBSCO offers two newspaper databases:

  • McClatchy-Tribune Collection - 90 day archive of 290 newspapers. Updated daily
  • Newspaper Source Plus - Includes 860 full text newspapers

SAU Library has New York Times in microfilm from 1851 - present

Library subscribes to the following daily newspapers:

  • Des Moines Register
  • New York Times
  • QC Times
  • Rock Island Argus
  • Wall Street Journal