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Arts Administration I: Researching Topics in Books, Journals, & Newspapers


The Art Newspaper The journal of record for the visual arts world, covering international news and events.

Artsy  For art lovers, museum-goers, patrons, collectors, students, and educators to discover, learn about, and collect art. Art World Online.

ProQuest News and Newspapers  This database lets you search nine newspaper databases collectively or individually:  Boston Globe (1980 to present), Ethnic NewsWatch, International Newsstand, Boston Globe (1872-1982), Chicago Defender (1910-1973, Chicago Tribune (1849-1990), Los Angeles Times (1881-1990), New York Times (1851-2010), and Washington Post (1877-1997).

Nexis Uni (formerly Lexis/Nexis Academic) Provides full-text coverage of major world publications: magazines, newspapers, wire services, broadcast transcripts, and blogs plus federal and state legal cases and company information.

PressReaderFull-page images and article images with searchable full text of international newspapers from the last 90 days, in the original language. Includes computer-generated translations to English and other languages for some papers.

Newspapers and News Media.  Current newspapers are available from many different databases.  This Boston University Libraries Research Guide is indispensable in helping you get to the newspaper(s) you want to search.