Each day, newspapers provide articles about current events.  These articles may cover local, national, and international news.

Newspapers, like journals and magazines, are called periodicals because they are published regularly, or periodically.

Use a Newspaper

  • to find current information about local, national, and international events
  • to find editorials, commentaries, expert or popular opinions


  • Wall Street Journal
  • New York Times
  • Morning Call

The NCC Libraries have newspapers in print or microfilm format, and can access some electronic newspapers. Many different newspapers are made available to you by subscriptions purchased by your library. Some newspapers have their own Web sites with today's news, and sometimes they provide earlier, popular articles free.