Finding Wall Street Journal Articles

The database Factiva has the full-text of Wall Street Journal articles from 1979 to the present.

If you wish to browse current articles, do the following:

When you log into Factiva you are taken to the Newsstand Page that has headlines from newspapers and magazines

  • The Wall Street Journal defaults to the front page headlines for the latest issue
  • Use the pull-down menus to select other sections of the paper or select issues from the previous two weeks

To locate older Wall Street Journal Articles:

  • Click Search at the top of the screen and select Search Builder
  • Type keywords for either your topic or the title of the article into the Free text box. Words typed next to each other are searched as a phrase. If words don’t appear next to one another, separate them with the “and” command (don’t use quotes in your search)
  • Select the date option that you need with the pull-down menu. The default is the previous 3 months. Select Enter date range to limit your search to an article written on a specific day or another narrow time range.
  • Scroll down and click the link for Source
  • Type wall street journal into the Find a Source box and click the go arrow
  • Click the The Wall Street Journal to highlight the term
  • Click Run Search
Finding Wall Street Journal Articles