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Sources for Student Publication Cite Checking

This LibGuide is to help students find the sources to do cite checking.

Legal Articles (published)

Legal Articles (pre-publication)

Non-Legal Articles


  • Library catalog (most books from either print or e-book/online collections should be cataloged at the title level).
  • OhioLINK catalog (for those books you cannot find in pdf or in one of our libraries).
  • A number of online book “collections” allow full-text cross-searching and other functions. Individual books included in these collections should normally be cataloged at the “title level” in the library catalog, so this should still be an effective means of locating cited titles within these collections. Nevertheless, you may occasionally wish to search these resources directly.Examples include:

Model Rules


  • Cleveland Plain Dealer
  • New York Times:
    • Proquest Historical Newspapers 1851 –   (pdf).
    • Law Library keeps current 6 months.
  • Wall Street Journal:
    • Factiva Current
    • Proquest Historical Newspapers 1889-  (pdf).
    • Kelvin Smith microfiche through December 2011.
    • Law Library keeps current 6 months.
  • For all other Newspapers:
    • Factiva: News Pages tab Current
    • Links from the A-Z Database List​: N
      • NewsBank Newspapers
      • Newspaper Source
      • NewsVault