Please note: Due to budget reductions at the Interior Library, we will no longer be providing Departmental employees with access to the ProQuest National Newspapers database as of January 1, 2013. Contact the Interior Library staff for assistance in locating resources normally found on this database. We do regret any inconvenience this may cause.

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Departmental employees at the following offices/bureaus have access to this database:
  • Bureau of Indian Affairs - Nationwide
  • Bureau of Land Management - Nationwide
  • Bureau of Ocean Energy Management - Nationwide
  • Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement - Nationwide
  • Bureau of Reclamation - Nationwide
  • Fish and Wildlife Service - Nationwide
  • National Park Service - Nationwide
  • U.S. Geological Survey - Nationwide
  • Office of Surface Mining - Nationwide
  • Office of the Secretary - Washington Area Locations

Other users must come to the Interior Library to retrieve full text articles from this database or contact a Reference Librarian for assistance.

ProQuest National Newspapers provide full-text online access to articles from the most respected national and regional newspapers from across the U.S. The titles in ProQuest National Newspapers offer researchers thorough coverage of local, national, and international events with journalistic balance and perspective; together ProQuest National Newspapers provides a comprehensive package to retrieve important articles, and research events over time and from different perspectives.

The U.S. Department of the Interior's ProQuest National Newspapers subscription offers Departmental employees the most read and respected papers in the U.S. The subscription includes:

ProQuest National Newspapers is available on the ProQuest interface, with basic and advanced search options. Quality indexing, utilizing ProQuest controlled vocabulary, lets you find what you need from news, sports, and business to obituaries, reviews, and editorials.