Some of the resources below contain both newspapers and magazines. This is in part because we buy them from the same vendors and they are available on the same platforms. It is also because there is not always a hard and fast way to distinguish between newspapers and magazines, especially historically.
The differences between newspapers and magazines have varied through time.
In recent times, the differences have often been in the physical format:
I do NOT recommend using MARQCATplus! Although some of the archival collections on this page are searchable in MARQCATplus, others are not. Why not? We catalog some of these resources at different levels of detail; those items cataloged with less detail will not be indexed (i.e. searchable) in MARQCATplus.
Use the links below!
In addition to the collections linked below, see also the Historical Newspapers Research Guide for a more complete list of individual titles.
Nexis Uni is the best tool for this. Here's information on the time periods covered by Nexis Uni for the major US broadcast networks:
See screenshot below; the step numbers correspond to the numbers in the screenshot.