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SOC327 Drugs and the Modern World

Finding Newspaper Articles

Use the databases below to search for newspaper articles using keywords. 

Check out UofT's guide, 
Newspapers, for links to more international and historical newspaper databases.

News Sources: Non-Subscription

The following news resources are publicly available and do not require a subscription:


Need help evaluating information sources? Check out the CRAAP Test.

Fact-Checking Resources

Below is a selection of freely available fact-checking resources:

Reference & Research Help

UTM Library Chat

January 11 to April 9, 2021

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Friday: 11am-5pm

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Ask a Librarian Chat 

January 4-10, 2021

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January 11-April 9, 2021

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Friday: 9am-5pm

Saturday and Sunday: 12pm-6pm

Service closures

Monday February 15: Family Day

Friday April 2: Good Friday


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Virtual Reference and Research Drop-In (via Zoom)  

Drop-in reference is available via Zoom. UTM Library reference specialists are available to help you with your research assignments, citations, library resources, and more. We can share our screen with you so you can see how to use library resources. 

Click on Virtual Reference and Research Drop-in (via Zoom)You will be brought to a virtual waiting room and library staff will admit you into the session.

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January 11 to April 9, 2021

Wednesdays: 9-11am and 1-5pm

Fridays: 9-11am and 1-5pm


Virtual Research Consultations  

Need more assistance, you can also Book a Consultation with a reference specialist.

Need subject-specific assistance with an assignment? UTM Library has Liaison Librarians for every program. Email your UTM Liaison Librarian to schedule a virtual research consultation.   



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