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Searching for News
Your best defense against "fake news" is your own vigilance in reviewing and selecting sources. Included here are some tips for searching for and selecting reliable news sources, as well as links to some news databases available from the library and trustworthy news web sites.
News Resources from Lakeland Library
Reports written by experienced journalists, footnoted and professionally fact-checked. Full-length articles include an overview, historical background, chronology, pro/con feature, plus resources for additional research. Graphics, photos and short "sidebar" features round out the reports. Shorter "Hot Topics" articles provide a solid introduction to subjects most in demand by students.
Nexis Uni contains full-text access to a variety of news, business, and legal resources. Sources in this database include international, national, and regional newspapers, magazines, trade journals, newsletters, and transcripts of television and radio news programs.
Full text for regional U.S. newspapers, international newspapers, newswires, and newspaper columns.
Other Reliable Web Sources for News Information