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Newspapers & Current Events: Newspapers & Current Events

Newspapers in Print

The library receives several newspapers in print. The current issues are shelved on the first floor of the Monroe Library near the front entrance. Back issues are held at the Learning Commons Desk for use by request. These papers are retained for different lengths of time. They are:

  • The New Orleans Advocate (retained for six months)
  • The New Orleans Times-Picayune (delivery papers only, no Street Edition, retained for three months)
  • The New York Times (retained for one month)
  • The Wall Street Journal (retained for one month)

There are a few papers that are only shelved on the second floor, they are:

  • Catholic Worker (retained for one year) 
  • Houston Catholic Worker (retained for one year)
  • New Orleans City Business (retained for three months)

Appropriate Use of Electronic Resources

Please see our Appropriate Use of Electronic Resources (last revised Aug. 2013).

Newspapers by Title

Are you looking for a specific newspaper, such as the Times-Picayune? Use these tools to see if you have access to the full text through the Monroe Library.

Current Newspaper Databases

Historical Newspaper Databases

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