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Magazines & Newspapers

Akron Beacon Journal

Search more than 30 years of Ohio history with The Akron Beacon Journal Collection. Coverage from 1984 through current. Explore current and archived issues of The Akron Beacon Journal with full-color newspaper pages and individual articles, as well as content only published online.

EbscoHost ALL

A powerful online reference system that offers a variety of full text databases and popular databases from leading information providers.

MasterFILE Premier

Designed specifically for public libraries, this database provides full-text magazines, reference books and primary source documents. 

NewsBank Access World News

Comprehensive news collection for exploring issues and events at the local, regional, national and international level.

Newspaper Source

Provides cover-to-cover full text for hundreds of national (U.S.), international and regional newspapers.  In addition, it offers television and radio news transcripts from major networks.

The New York Times

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