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Where to look to verify that the news you're looking at is accurate
How to find the most skilled people in your subject area
Internet Search Tools
Alternative search engines, directories, and free databases
Information on where to find political news resources
Best bets for finding information in the DFW area and within Texas
Megan's Recommended Resources
A fully searchable version of the Associated Press Stylebook, including an A-Z guide to usage, spelling, and a pronunciation guide with audio files.
Provides access to various databases, including current news, business information, company directories, federal and state laws, regulations, legal cases, medical and reference publications.
Keep up with current news with this database of hundreds of international newspapers in full page color. Definitely check out the app for you smart phone or tablet that downloads the daily papers right to your device.
Find current, historical, and SMU newspapers.
How to find personal, business, court, and government records.
Health and Coronavirus Reporting
Statistical resources, news coverage, and fact checking resources for health and coronavirus reporting.
Find statistics by subject or location. Learn how to evaluate statistics.
U.S. Laws and Legislation
Find out how to discover laws for a specific topic, how to trace legislation, how to find analysis of the law. Includes historical law resources.
History of Southern Methodist University
Research SMU in books, notebooks, school newspaper articles, and more.