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Argumentation and Persuasion

Essential Databases for News and Current Events

Are there any benefits to using these resources instead of the open web?

  • More freely accessible content, no paywalls
  • Greater historical coverage
  • Filter and limit results more effectively

Additional Databases

The following databases index some articles and other materials that are relevant to historical research:

Search Google Scholar

Google Scholar is a great place to find citations and abstracts for scholarly articles.  If you find an article that you need through Google Scholar, contact the library to find out if we have it available in full text or request to receive the article through RSU Libraries interlibrary loan service.