Answered By: Cindi Nichols
Last Updated: Sep 16, 2015     Views: 358

The database NewsBank provides full text access to Commercial Appeal articles going back to 1990.  NewsBank also includes access to the Chattanooga Times-Free Press and the Knoxville News-Sentinel.  To access NewsBank, go to the Libraries' homepage and type NewsBank in the search box:

You'll find the link to NewsBank on your results page:


Catalog link to The Commercial Appeal:  University Libraries also maintains an online subscription for access to the Commercial Appeal website for students, faculty & staff.  To access articles, you must first retrieve the Libraries' group username & password.  These are different from your personal U of M UUID/Password. To get log-in info, start at the Libraries' homepage  and type "Commercial Appeal" in the search box:

On the results page, the Commercial Appeal link will appear at the top, but you must first click on the link to view the Commercial Appeal password:

You'll need to enter your personal U of M UUID/password (for authentication) and the results page will be a  list of library database passwords.  Find the username/password for the Commercial Appeal, go to the Commercial Appeal website and sign in.


AND don't forget about our holdings of Commercial Appeal on microfilm & in the Current Periodicals section on the second floor of McWherter Library:

The University Libraries owns Commercial Appeal microfilm for 1894-present (Cabinet 10, Drawer 2 thru Cabinet 12, Drawer 5) and 2005-present (Cabinet 41, Drawers 5-8 and continuing)


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