When searching in databases, click the "Full Text Finder" button to search for articles available at SU. If full text is not available, select the Interlibrary Loan option to request full text from another library. You can request articles not available electronically or in print using the Interlibrary Loan service and have the articles delivered to you by email.
Microfilm is a way to preserve printed material so that it takes up less space and can last for hundreds of years.
If you have the citation information for a historic newpaper or magazine article:
Or, if you have a very specific time period in mind, you can look at the microfilm version of a newspaper or use the index, like the index to the New York Times, to find historic articles on your topic.