Jackson Library •Lander University
QuickStart Guide for:
Custom Newspapers allows you to search for full-
text articles in over 150 national and international
newspapers, including the New York Times
This is a screen shot of Custom Newspapers after a
search phrase (“global warming”) has been entered.
In the middle, the newspaper articles that contain
the keyword phrase “global warming” are listed.
The box on the left of the image shows that you can
“narrow these results” by selecting one of the links
or entering another phrase in the box. For instance,
if you only wish to retrieve articles that are opinion/
editorial pieces, then you can select the appropriate
link to reduce the number of articles retrieved from
36,043 to 5,822. Or you can reduce the number of
articles retrieved by searching within the results.
Custom Newspapers al-
lows you to search for arti-
cles in a specific Newspa-
To search articles from
only one newspaper:
On the Custom News-
paper front page, se-
lect Advanced Search.
Enter the desired title
(New York Times) into
the box for “by publi-
Next, back at the top
of the Advanced
Search page, you can
enter a keyword to
search for articles
published within that
To Search Custom News-
papers for a specific News-
Select the Publication
Search tab at the top
of the home page.
Enter a title into the
gives you the option of
printing, saving, or
emailing the article.
For assistance: Call,
email, or IM the Jackson
Library Reference Office.
Instant Message: Lander-
Librarian (Go to our web-
site for quick access to
our IM Service
A Keyword Search lets you search for articles in the database t