How to search for information in
Newspapers
Using
LibraryPressDisplay
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attri...
Go to: http://www.lib.uct.ac.za
Hover your mouse over ‘Search & Find’
Choose ‘Databases’
Click on ‘L’ to find LibraryPressDisplay
• Find ‘’LibraryPressDisplay” on the page.
• Click on the link.
LibraryPressDisplay
Click on the Down arrow in the
menu to choose the time period
you want to search
e.g. click on ‘Anytime’ to search
over al...
This is the search screen
From the ‘In Publications’
section click ‘Select’
• Use the scroll bar to choose a Country.
E.g. South Africa.
• Click in the box next to South Africa.
• Click OK
From the language section
click ‘Select’
Use the scroll bar to choose a language. E.g. English.
Click in the box next to English.
Click OK
Type your search term in the ‘Find results’ box.
E.g. Genetics
Click the Search button
Hover your mouse over the article you want to
read and then Click on it to read it.
Full text of article
Date of article (2014) - Name of Newspaper (International NY Times) -
Author Gina Kolata
Need more help?
Email: Jen.Eidelman@uct.ac.za
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  1. 1. How to search for information in Newspapers Using LibraryPressDisplay This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution- NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License.
  2. 2. Go to: http://www.lib.uct.ac.za
  3. 3. Hover your mouse over ‘Search & Find’
  4. 4. Choose ‘Databases’
  5. 5. Click on ‘L’ to find LibraryPressDisplay
  6. 6. • Find ‘’LibraryPressDisplay” on the page. • Click on the link.
  7. 7. LibraryPressDisplay
  8. 8. Click on the Down arrow in the menu to choose the time period you want to search e.g. click on ‘Anytime’ to search over all time periods
  9. 9. This is the search screen
  10. 10. From the ‘In Publications’ section click ‘Select’
  11. 11. • Use the scroll bar to choose a Country. E.g. South Africa. • Click in the box next to South Africa. • Click OK
  12. 12. From the language section click ‘Select’
  13. 13. Use the scroll bar to choose a language. E.g. English. Click in the box next to English. Click OK
  14. 14. Type your search term in the ‘Find results’ box. E.g. Genetics Click the Search button
  15. 15. Hover your mouse over the article you want to read and then Click on it to read it.
  16. 16. Full text of article
  17. 17. Date of article (2014) - Name of Newspaper (International NY Times) - Author Gina Kolata
  18. 18. Need more help? Email: Jen.Eidelman@uct.ac.za

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