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DatabaseAlaska and Polar Periodical Index
VendorOther
If Other: NameUniversity of Alaska Fairbanks
urlhttp://catalog.library.uaf.edu/aprindex
Coverage Begins1890
Coverage Endspresent
TypeCitation/Abstract
LicenceOther
License DetailOpen to Public Access
License Begins
License Ends
DescriptionNewspaper, magazine, journal, and newsletter articles about Alaska and the polar regions. More than 150,000 articles are covered, with 5,000 added each year; most articles are not in any other index. Coverage is strong from the 1980s to the present. There are articles from key periodicals such as "National Geographic" (1890 to present), "Alaska Life: the Territorial Magazine" (1938-1946), the UA student newspaper "Farthest North Collegian" (1923-1958), etc.
SubjectsAlaskan Issues
RecommendedAlaskan Issues
CategoryDatabases
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