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John Hutchinson

Research Consumer News and Trends

Business Premium Collection
Business scholarly and trade articles can be found here. Information is fairly current, great for in-depth or theoretical analysis. 

ProQuest Newsstand
Includes about 1600 news sources. Majority of the sources are for general interest; about 150 sources relate to business and economics. New York Times (1980-Present); Financial Times (1996-a month ago); Wall Street Journal (1984-Present); Maine papers included: Bangor Daily News (1992+), Portland Press Herald (1995+).

Maine Newsstand
Index to and full text coverage of four Maine newspapers. Database includes comprehensive coverage of the Bangor Daily News (12/3/92-present) and the Portland Press Herald (10/30/95-present). Selected business coverage of the Central Maine Morning Sentinel (8/12/93-8/27/97) and Maine Times (2/4/95-present). Updated regularly.

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