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List of electronic resources sorted by title with the option to search for a specific database
Welcome to the Woodward Library Research Guide for Local Information. Here you will find links to databases with journal articles, images, websites and more. Please contact me if you have any questions about the guide or need assistance in finding your resources.
Founded in 1784 and named for General Rogers Clark, a frontier and Revolutionary War hero, Clarksville was established as a town by the N.C. Assembly in 1785 and incorporated with elected officials in 1819.
Advanced search of print and electronic items available at Woodward Library (all subjects)
*Austin is the APSU Library’s database of materials located in the Library.
*Austin contains bibliographic records describing books, e-books, periodical titles, audiovisual materials, and a limited number of government publications. Austin does not include records for e-journals.
*Items in Austin may be searched by author, title, subject, or keyword. Each record in Austin indicates where the item is located, for example, "General Book Collection, Level 3," and its status, such as "Available" or "Checked Out."
*Austin also contains records for materials that professors have placed on reserve for their classes. The records are searchable by Instructor name or Course number.
The Digital Library of Tennessee provides access to rare and unique primary sources housed in libraries, archives, and museums in the state of Tennessee. Explore photographs, letters, diaries, oral histories, maps, original art, music, material culture, and archival material that documents the cultural heritage of the state of Tennessee from the Pre-Columbian era to the present.
News sources from Washington DC, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, and West Virginia
US Southeast Newsstream enables users to search the most recent regional news content, as well as archives which stretch back to the 1980s featuring newspapers, newswires, and news sites in active full-text format. Southeast Newsstream covers news sources from Washington DC, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, and West Virginia.
For each issue, the newspaper is captured from cover-to-cover, providing access to every article, advertisement and illustration.
The collection features publications of all kinds, from the political party newspapers at the beginning of the nineteenth century to the mammoth dailies that shaped the nation at the century's end. Every aspect of society and every region of the nation is found in the archive -- rural and urban, large cities and small towns, coast to coast, etc. Includes major newspapers as well as those published by African Americans, Native Americans, women's rights groups, labor groups, the Confederacy, and other groups and interests.
Also included are illustrated papers that bring the nineteenth century to life through the drawings of many artists.
A selection of other ewspapers included are:
New York Herald (NY)
Lynchburg Virginian (VA)
Pacific Commercial Advertiser (HI)
Rocky Mountain News (CO)
Southern Illustrated News (VA)
Daily Inter Ocean (Chicago)
Milwaukee Sentinel (WI)
The Bee (OH)
The Mountaineer (SC)
Electronic newspaper articles with full scans from 1812 to 2002 and 2010 to present (with a delay of several days)
This online version of The Tennessean offers full-text coverage from 1812 to 2002 and 2010 to present (with a delay of several days). It includes the following options:
*The Tennessean is available online from 2010 to present through ProQuest Recent Newspapers. There is a delay of a few days, so they most recent issues will not be available. These issues include full scans of the physical newspaper in PDF format.
*The Nashville Tennessean is available online from 1812 to 2002 through ProQuest Historical Newspapers. Every issue includes the complete paper, cover-to-cover, with full-page and article images in downloadable PDF format. The Tennessean began in publication 1907 but this service includes earlier titles such as the Nashville Whig and the Daily American. These papers reported not only Nashville-area news, but carried stories from around the state and the nation.
The default setting for this link searches both of these platforms together. To search only one option, click on the "Change Databases" link within the database interface.