How to find quality news articles on political issues with LexisNexis.
Head to the Rod Library website – http://www.library.uni.edu
Click on Databases A-Z
Click on “L” at the top of the page and then on “LexisNexis Academic”
LexisNexis has its own set of special commands to help you focus your search.
A search example for “climate change” and agriculture –
atleast7(“climate change”) AND atleast9(farm! OR agricultur!) AND length>1000
For this search the phrase “climate change” must appear at least seven times in the article and either farm/farming/farmers or agriculture/agricultural must also show up in the same article at least nine times. Finally, the article must be at least a thousand words long (essay length).