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Newspapers - Using Newspapers for Research: Introduction

An introduction to finding newspaper content for research.

Why use newspapers for research?

         Newspapers provide:

         * news of the day.

         * information about local events.

         * first-hand accounts of events.

         * coverage of state and local governments.

         * obituaries and other information about local


         * editorials relating to state and local events.

         * archives of past newpapers.


Your librarian

Sheila Bonnand
Renne Library, Room 225