Library News: Beginning August 1, we will no longer have access to the Black Newspapers Database

(Library News: 4/19/17):

Beginning August 1, we will no longer have access to the Black Newspapers Database.

Only the bolded titles will be included in the new ProQuest Central Essentials PLUS Package (via our library’s subscription consortium):

  1. Atlanta Daily World (1989-current)
  2. The Baltimore Afro-American (1989-current)
  3. Chicago Defender (1989-current)
  4. Cleveland Call and Post (1989-current)
  5. Los Angeles Sentinel (1989-current)
  6. New York Amsterdam News (1989-current)
  7. The Norfolk Journal and Guide (1989-current)
  8. The Philadelphia Tribune (1989-current)
  9. Pittsburgh Courier (1989-current)

To be sure:  Baltimore, Cleveland, NY Amsterdam, and Pittsburgh titles are all full-text in Ethnic Newswatch, an alternative subscription database to which we subscribe.

If you need the above titles, we can try accessing them via Interlibrary Loan.

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