Answered By: Mallory Stark
Last Updated: Jul 02, 2015     Views: 338

Editorials and opinions: searching in news databases
How can I search for editorials and opinions from a particular news publication.


Use the search form in Lexis/Nexis Academic to screen for editorials and opinions.  Follow these steps:

1. Select "Search by Content Type"
2. Select "All News"
3. Select "Advanced Options"
4. Use search form in  Lexis/Nexis  to define search
5. Select "Editorial" under "Article Type"

In Factiva, you can also use the form.  Follow these steps:

  1. Expand “Source” to specify the publication
  2. Select “Subject”
  3. Expand “Content Type”
  4. Select “Editorials”
  5. If desired, enter keywords or other subject terms.