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Legislative History Research

An overview of the materials and resources needed to construct a legislative history.

General Search

Need help narrowing down your topic?  Try searching a general database with keywords to help you focus your research.  Once you've collected a few key terms, try searchihng a more politics-specific database.  UNet login required.

Current News Sources

We use library databases to access newspapers instead of going directly to the newspaper's website. These databases allow you to search multiple news sources simultaneously,  provide better search engines, stable links, and access to newspaper archives.

Reading Today's Paper

Archived News Sources

Databases that provide access to major newspapers' archives from the 20th century. You will find archived newspapers from the 19th century and earlier our Databases A-Z.

Journal Literature