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JOUR201/501 - News Writing and Reporting I

A guide to UMD Libraries resources for students registered for JOUR 201/501


This is a guide to support students taking Journalism 201. The emphasis is on search techniques for Nexis Uni.

Contact the subject specialist for more information on Nexis Uni or the other resources suggested within this Guide, or for other sources to support research on Journalism topics.

Jour 201 - Pre-work

Off-Campus Access to Nexis Uni

Nexis Uni, as well as other reference works, databases and e-journals are restricted to current students, faculty, and staff at the University of Maryland.

In order to access Nexis Uni remotely, when prompted to select a campus, select the option for University of Maryland, College Park and then "Students, Faculty, and Staff". Then log in with your Directory ID, the same username you use for email and other campus services.

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