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MDS 492: Capstone: Newspaper Articles

Resources for MDS students working on their Capstone projects

Finding Newspaper Articles with Lexis Nexis

Link to the Lexis-Nexis Database, a full-text database of newspaper articles. Use the Search the News Box.

  • To find news articles, use the pull-down By Source Type menu and choose Newspapers.
  • To find magazine articles, use the pull-down By Source Type menu and choose Magazines.
  • To find transcripts of news broadcasts, use the pull-down By Source Type menu and choose Broadcast Transcripts.
  • To find reviews, type REVIEW and the title of the movie, book, TV show, etc.

Lexis Nexis Tutorials

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Boolean Operators

Boolean Operators: Use And, Or, & Not to help focus your search and get better results.

Play with the Boolean Machine to see how they work.