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Establish The Time Line
Use a newspaper database to locate the citation (title of the newspaper article, the author, the name of the newspaper, the date, the volume, and page numbers) of the articles.
If you do not know the date of a particular event, use Credo to find it or ask a Librarian for assistance.
New York Times Online
Use this link if you have already set up or renewed your Southwestern account/pass with NYT.
Ways to Access The Austin American-Statesman
Please ask for assistance with microfilm reader at the InfoDesk.
Daily newspaper for Austin, Texas.
Library has issues Mar. 5, 1987 through present
(March 5, 1987 through April 30, 2011 on MICROFILM.)
Williamson County Sun
Georgetown, Texas biweekly newspaper.
Current year available in print.
May 19, 1877- December 1934 on MICROFILM.
January 1936 - Dec. 2010 on MICROFILM
Round Rock Leader
Local newspaper for Round Rock, Texas, and surrounding area. Current issue only at library.
The official student newspaper of Southwestern University.
Issues from 2007 to present available.
Volumes 1-99 (1907-2007) on MICROFILM.
National Newspapers available in print or microfilm
National American daily newspaper.
Library retains current issue and last six months of back issues.
1985-December 2002 on MICROFILM
The Christian Science Monitor
"An international news organization"
Last six months in library.
1954-2002 on MICROFILM.
The New York Times
American daily newspaper.
Newest issues in library.
Sept. 1851 - July 15, 2011 on MICROFILM.
Wall Street Journal
American English-language international daily newspaper.
Current issues in library.
January 1976- June 2011 on MICROFILM.
International Newspapers available at SLC
Le Devoir (French)
A French-language newspaper published in Montreal and distributed in Quebec and the rest of Canada.
Issues retained for one year.
Le Monde. Dossiers et documents. (French)
A monthly educational publication published in Paris, France.
Last two years available in library.
Suddeutsche Zeitung (German)
German national subscription daily newspaper published out of Munich. Most recent issues available. No back issues retained.
Die Zeit (German)
German nationwide weekly newspaper published out of Hamburg. Issues retained at the library for one year.