Microforms LibGuide About microfilm and microfiche formats and the resources of the Microforms Room at WSU Libraries
Primary Sources LibGuide Information about finding many types of primary sources
Newspapers and News LibGuide Links to newspapers resources in the WSU Libraries
Chronicling America Library of Congress-digitized early American newspapers. 1836-1922
Nineteenth Century Newspapers Access to approximately 500 U.S. newspapers, published between 1800 and 1900.
It includes titles from throughout the United States, many published in what were, at the time, only territories.
New York Times 1851-2006
Times of London 1785-1985
Seattle Times 1896-1989
ProQuest Newsstand 300+ U.S. and international newspaper sources, 1970's to present
Newspaper Source Full text coverage for 245 newspapers, newswires and other sources. 1980's-present
Lexis-Nexis Academic Click on 'Search the News' box in the lower left corner, then 'Newspapers' from the Source Type list. Full-text of many national and international newspapers, dates vary, earliest are mid-1990's.
Ethnic Newswatch An interdisciplinary, bilingual (English and Spanish) and comprehensive full text database of newspapers, magazines and journals from ethnic, minority and native presses. 1960-present
Google News Archive Browse Digital content from over 200 newspapers, dates vary widely
Search It WSU Libraries' catalog
Finding primary sources in the Search It catalog How to use primary source-related terms to search for books, both electronic and paper.
Search the library catalog for maps and atlases related to specific cities. Examples: Chicago maps; Seoul atlases
Perry-Castaneda Map Library More than 250,000 maps, about 30% online.
David Rumsey Map Collection The historical map collection has over 68,000 maps and images online. The collection includes rare 16th through 21st century maps of America, North America, South America, Europe, Asia, Africa, Pacific and the World.
Old Maps Online Gateway to historical maps in libraries around the world.
Maps and Atlases in Holland & Terrell Libraries LibGuide Information about paper and electronic maps and atlases
Reader's Guide Retrospective 1890-1982 A database containing comprehensive indexing of the most popular general-interest periodicals published in the United States. Search the library catalog for the periodical title, many of which are in paper copy in the library.
Academic Search Complete Interdisciplinary; includes magazines as well as newspapers and scholarly journals.
Digital Public Library of America The Digital Public Library of America brings together the riches of America’s libraries, archives, and museums, and makes them freely available to the world.
HathiTrust Digital Library A collection of millions of titles digitized from libraries around the world