Journalism Library

Helping a student in the Journalism Library

Helping a student in the Journalism Library
The Journalism Library provides access to books, magazines, newspapers, and data that support research in journalism, media studies, data science, and New York City.

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About the Library

Databases for Journalists


Library Guides

...Or see more library guides or email us to schedule a consulation


Instructions for locating the AP Daybook using Factiva


1. Under Free Text Search, type "NYC Daybook"
2. Under More Options, de-select Republished news, Recurring pricing and market data, and Obituaries, sports, calendars...

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@JournalismLib is back online. Follow the Journalism Library on Twitter to receive research support and recommendations from the Journalism Librarian while you're out in the field. 




The Journalism Library will be open during the summer semester Mondays through Fridays, 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM. Office Hours are Wednesdays and Thursdays, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM.

For a complete list of summer hours for all 19 library locations, visit our Library Hours page. 

Columbia Journalism School


For over a century, Columbia has led the way to journalism’s future, educating and training students from around the world to become accomplished professional journalists. 

Columbia University Libraries is proud to support the educational efforts of our students and the outstanding scholarship and service of our journalism faculty and staff.