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ENG101 - Dr. Elizabeth Sachs: Find Newspaper Articles

Library Databases to Find News Articles

Wire Services & Press Agencies

Media Bias

Even typically reliable sources, whether mainstream or alternative, corporate or nonprofit, rely on particular media frames to report stories and select stories based on different notions of newsworthiness. The best thing to do in our contemporary media environment is to read/watch/listen widely and often and to be critical of the sources we share and engage with on social media.

 

Here are some websites that can help you identify media bias:

 

Off Campus? Here's how to access library databases

1.  Know your TWolves username and password

2.  Select the database you want to search

3.  You will be prompted to enter your username/passord

 

Questions?  Call the Library's Reference Desk at 716-614-6786 for help.

 

Guide Content Adapted from MSU Billings, Fake News vs. Real News

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