News & Current Events


Article databases:

The Chronicle of Higher Education
A newspaper targeted at college and university faculty, staff members and administrators.
Deseret News Archives
Link to archives of the Desert News. Articles go back to 1988.
Ethnic NewsWatch (ProQuest)
A full-text collection of the newspapers, magazines and journals of the ethnic, minority and native press.
GenderWatch (ProQuest)
Indexing, abstracts and full-text collection of journals, magazines, newsletters, regional publications, conference reports on gender studies sources with coverage from the 1970’s to the present.
LexisNexis Academic
Indexing and full text documents for over 5600 news, business, legal, medical and reference publications with a variety of flexible search options. This is an excellent database for information on current issues or business.
MasterFILE Premier (EBSCOhost)
Multidisciplinary database designed for public libraries that covers virtually every subject area of general interest. Provides the full text of nearly 500 books, 164,400 primary source documents, and 1,700 other general reference publications as well as a large image collection of photos, maps and flags.
Newspaper Source (EBSCOhost)
Provides full text for more than 40 U.S. and international newspapers. The database also contains selective full text for 389 regional U.S. newspapers. In addition, full text television and radio news transcripts are also provided.
ProQuest Newsstand
Full-text of 300+ U.S. and international news sources. Includes coverage of 150+ major U.S. and international newspapers such as the New York Times and the Wall Street Journal, plus hundreds of other news sources and news wires.
Regional Business News (EBSCOhost)
Provides full text coverage for regional business publications. Incorporates coverage of more than 80 regional business publications covering all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States.
Salt Lake Tribune
Online access to this Utah newspaper provided through ProQuest. Coverage from September 24th, 1990 to present.
TOPICSearch (EBSCOhost)
This database contains full text for over 60,000 articles from 399 diverse sources including international and regional newspapers, EBSCO’s collection of periodicals, biographies, public opinion polls, book reviews, pamphlets, and government information.

Other useful resources:

Library Catalog
Search for books, audio, video, and periodicals at the Dixie State University Library.
Electronic Books
A list of ebook databases available at Dixie.
EndNote Web
Manage your citations with a bibliographic utility.
Full-Text Periodicals List
Find a specific journal or magazine.
ILLiad
Borrow materials from other libraries using interlibrary loan.
ProQuest Research Companion
Information literacy training aligned with ACRL Information Literacy and Common Core English Language Arts standards. Provides a framework and foundation for information literacy instruction.
WorldCat
Search library catalogs in Utah and beyond.