Searching the Wall Street Journal

To locate articles from the Wall Street Journal, use the databases ABI/INFORM or
Factiva. The University Libraries has a print subscription to the Wall Street Journal, central
edition, available in the Current Periodicals Room. ABI/INFORM and Factiva provide full
text to the Eastern edition.


To access ABI/INFORM Complete, go to the Libraries' website at; from
the front page, click on the DATABASE tab -- the letter"A" -- ABI/Inform.

Within ABI/INFORM, there are two way of searching for articles from the Wall Street

     1.  Im the first search box enter "wall street journal" To the right of the serach box change the drop box to PUBLICATION TITLE - PUB    If you like you can enter another search term in the following search boxes


     2.  Select “Publications”at the top of the page. Select “W.” Select the edition you would like to search.  Enter search terms in the search box to search within the Wall Street Journal


To access Factiva, go to the Libraries' website at; from the front
page, click on the DATABASE tab -- click on the letter "F" -- Factiva.

To search for articles:

     1. Click on Search -- Search Builder located on the far left of the top tool bar
     2. Enter your search terms in the “Free Text” search box,
     3. Verify that the date range covers the range appropriate for your needs (the default is
set at 3 months),
     4. Click on  “SOURCE”
     5. Click on the “+” by “MAJOR NEWS and BUSINESS PUBLICATIONS”
     6. Scroll down to “MAJOR NEWS UNITED STATES” and click on the “+”
     7. Scroll down the list to the Wall Street Journal, at the bottom of the list, click on The
Wall Street Journal
to add it to your search,
     8. Click “RUN SEARCH."

If you are only interested in looking at articles from the past two weeks, click on “News
Pages” located on the top toolbar. “News Pages” allows browsing of current issues; here
you can view the stories from each section of the paper.

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