Research Tools by Subject: News

The Log Cabin Democrat


A daily newspaper serving Conway and Faulkner County and some surrounding areas.

Tags: Local News, Current Events, Community News, Arkansas News

Ethnic NewsWatch

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Includes current journals, magazines, and newspapers from ethnic and independent presses. Content covers 1990-present, with specialized coverage of the following ethnic categories: African American/Caribbean/African; Arab/Middle Eastern; Asian/Pacific Islander; European/Eastern European; Hispanic; Jewish; Native People. It is updated daily with new content and contains over 2 million full text articles.

Tags: Newspapers, International News, World News, Current Events

Civil War Newspapers

Due to license restrictions this research tool is available only to patrons when visiting a CALS location. Some research tools are restricted to specific CALS locations. Please contact CALS at 918-3000 before your visit if you have questions about availability.

A collection of historical newspapers containing extensive local and national coverage of American culture, politics, and society from the Antebellum through the Reconstruction periods.

Tags: American History, Antebellum, Reconstruction, Historical Newspapers

Arkansas Newspapers


Read current articles from over 50 local Arkansas publications.

Tags: Local News, State News, Sports, Current Events, Local Business

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette Collection


Combines all formats of the newspaper including full-text, online-only articles and page images into one simple search.

Note: There is a 30 day embargo on the image edition of the Arkansas Democrat Gazette for remote access. 

Tags: Local News, Sports, Current Events, Classifieds, Local Business

America’s News


U.S. news content from local, regional, and national sources. Its diverse source types include printed and online newspapers, blogs, journals, newswires, broadcast transcripts and videos. Search local newspapers for specific states or explore specific issues and events.

Tags: Newspaper, Current Events, Current Affairs, Sports, Arkansas