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Journalism: JOURNALISM 11 – News Writing & Reporting

Here you will find listings of key reference tools, tips on finding books and articles, as well as searching the web. You can also access important RSS Feeds, Blogs and Podcasts along with information on careers.


State of the News Media

Pew Research Center's Project for Excellence in Journalism website, [] offers timely empirical analysis of the Press.

Here you will also find the annual publication, State of the News Media []. 
Published annually since 2004, this document offers an overview of the performance and forecasts for all media, as well as surveys and special reports.

AP Stylebook

You can access this guide on the library home page under Citation Help.

Online Reference Databases

Electronic Reference Databases

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Biography Reference Bank - Includes biographical profiles, feature articles, interviews, essays, book reviews, performance reviews, speeches, obituaries.  Mostly full text. Includes graphics.

Credo Reference - Multidisciplinary. Full text entries from over 500 reference sources. (Use this database to access current volumes of Marquis Who's Who.)

Gale Virtual Reference Library - Searchable by keyword and subject.  Full text. Includes graphics.

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Newspapers Online

NEWSDAY - Where to find it!

  • Mcclatchy-Tribune Information Services.

    Full Text Access

    • Academic OneFile 2003 - present
    • Business Insights: Essentials 2003 - present
    • General OneFile 2003 - present
    • Hofstra University Microfilm Holdings 1940 - 2010
    • Hofstra University Print Holdings Current 3 months
    • InfoTrac Newsstand 2003 - present
    • Newspaper Source 2003 - 2016
  • Newsday Incorporated.

    Full Text Access

    • ProQuest Historical Newspapers: Newsday (1940-1984) 1947 - 1948
  • Newsday (1945-1947)
    Newsday Incorporated.

    Full Text Access

    • ProQuest Historical Newspapers: Newsday (1940-1984) 1945 - 1947
  • Newsday (1940-1987)
    Newsday Incorporated.

    Full Text Access

    • ProQuest Historical Newspapers: Newsday (1940-1984) 1940 - 1944, 1948 - 1987
  • Newsday (New York, NY)
    Newsday Incorporated. ISSN: 0278-5587.

    Full Text Access

    • LexisNexis Academic 1988 - present
  • Newsday - NY (Suffolk Edition)

    Full Text Access

    • ProQuest Digital Microfilm 2010 - present
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