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Humanities and Social Sciences Resources

Your gateway to humanities and social sciences resources at Wentworth Institute of Technology

New York Times.com

Wentworth has electronic access to nytimes.com for all faculty, students, and staff. You'll have to sign up for an account using your WIT credentials:

paper copy of the New York Times is received daily and may be found in the newspaper area at the rear of the Periodicals Collection. Paper copies are retained for 30 days.

Boston Globe Historical Newspaper

Boston Globe (1997 - present)

Use this link to search the Boston Globe 1997 - present. You can set up search alerts too!

A paper copy of the Boston Globe is received daily and may be found in the newspaper area at the rear of the Periodicals Collection. Paper copies are retained for 30 days.

The Boston Herald

Nexis Uni

ProQuest U.S. Newsstream

A general search will search all newspapers in the database.

If there is one newspaper you want to view, choose "Publications" from the top drop down menu and type the title of the newspaper. Then the search will default to that title only. You can also limit your search to major U.S. dailies.

 

Newspapers from the Boston Public Library

Step 1:
Obtain a BPL eCard (Boston Public Library electronic card). 

Step 2:
Once you have the BPL eCard, head directly to the BPL Electronic Newspaper Collection to begin searching. There, you can access the New York Times full database (images and graphs) and many other local and international newspapers. For example, the Boston Herald last three months are available via PressReader. 

 

Historical Newspaper Databases at the BPL