This Guide provides general information about resources in the Duke University Libraries. For additional information please contact Carson.
These are the most appropriate indexes to literature about the state and regulations:
America's Historical Newspapers, comprised of U.S. historical newspapers published between 1690 and 1922, including titles from all 50 states.
ProQuest Historical Newspapers:
Searches newspapers simultaneously or individually: Atlanta Constitution (1868-1939), Atlanta Daily World (1932-2003), Chicago Defender (1905-1975), Los Angeles Times (1881-1986), New York Times (1851-2004), Wall Street Journal (1889-1990), and the Washington Post (1877-1991). Also includes The Guardian (1821-2003) and The Observer (1791-2003); The Times of India (1838-2001).
The Historical New York Times.
Wall Street Journal, 1889-1989 The Wall Street Journal (1889-1989) offers full page and article images with searchable full text back to the first issue.
Lexis Nexis Academic
Provides the full text of over 6,000 sources including newspapers, journals, news wire services, newsletters, campus publications, company reports, case law, government documents, trade publications, broadcast transcripts, and selected reference works. Some sources go back to the 1970s, but most to the 1980s or 1990s. International coverage is provided.
For newspapers from other countries see the appropriate Area Studies Subject Guide or these suggestions:
Don't forget the Catalog or Worldcat and PAIS for online and printed resources but these are the relevant agency web pages:
National Transportation Safety Board http://www.ntsb.gov/
Chemical Safety Board http://www.csb.gov/
OECD Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development http://www.oecd.org/