Contact

Alumnae Library
Anthony Fonseca
Library Director

413-265-2281
fonsecaa@elms.edu

 

Contact

Alumnae Library
Debra Gomes
Associate Director & Head of Library Technology
413-265-2316
library@elms.edu

NewsBank Databases

 

Information at Your Fingertips

A Guide for Survival in the Information Jungle


Features | Available Databases | Organizations


Special Features and Useful Hints

  1. Full-text articles and citations can be emailed to your own off-campus address.
  2. Context sensitive help screens are available every step of the way.
  3. Search words can be truncated with an asterisk (*) for multiple characters.
  4. Search words can be truncated with a question mark (?) for single characters.
  5. Your search can be limited by using Boolean Operators-and,or,not,ADJ(X),Near(X).
    ADJ(X) finds documents where search terms appear within x words of each other and in the same order. Near(X) finds documents where search terms appear within x words of each other, in any order.

 

Available Databases

Access World News

The Advocate covers news for the North Adams, MA area

Amherst Bulletin covers news for the Amerst, MA area

The Berkshire Eagle covers news for the Pittsfield, MA area

Daily Hampshire Gazette covers news for the North Hampton, MA area

North Adams Transcript covers news for the North Adams, MA area

The Recorder covers news for the Greenfield, MA area

The Republican (Springfield, MA) icovers news for the Springfield, Chicopee, and Holyoke areas. Coverage: 1988 to present.

Springfield Advocate covers news for the Springfield, MA area

Springfield Examiner covers news for the Springfield, MA area

Valley Advocate covers news for the Easthampton, MA area

 

Access Is Made Possible By the Following

Massachusetts Library System
http://www.masslibsystem.org/

The Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners
https://mblc.state.ma.us/

The Springfield City Library
http://www.springfieldlibrary.org/

The Alumnae Library
http://www.elms.edu/library