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Find Potential Employers in NY The New York State Department of Labor offers a searchable directory of employers. You can search by industry or occupation.
Business Insights Essentials Business Insights Essentials: Research and analyze companies and industries around the world. Includes industry rankings, news, profiles, market share data, company histories and more. (Click here if outside NY State.)
Gale News Stand With Gale InfoTrac Newsstand, you can search a collection of thousands of national, international, state and local newspapers, then select your own screen appearance, search options and results format. (Click here if outside NY State.)
General OneFile General OneFile: This general periodical database contains over 12,000 periodicals, newspapers, reference books and multimedia sources, over half of which are full text. The backfile extends nearly 30 years. Subjects include humanities, education, environmental issues, technology, health care, politics and more. Updated daily, and contains millions of articles. (Click here if outside NY State.)
New York State Newspapers New York State Newspapers: A subset of InfoTrac Custom Newspapers, this database includes the following full-text newspapers from around New York State: Albany Times Union, Buffalo News, New York Times, New York Post, New York Observer, Syracuse Herald American, Syracuse Herald-Journal, and Syracuse Post-Standard. (Click here if outside NY State.)
Plattsburgh Press Republican (Provided by Northern NY Library Network) Newsbank provides current and archived information from the Plattsburgh Press Republican in searchable text format, going back to 1999. There is a gap from 4/24/2006-6/30/2006.  Older issues up to 1995 can be found in digitized form at New York Historic Newspapers.
Wilson Omnifile Full-Text Select Edition (Provided by Northern NY Library Network) Wilson OmniFile: Full Text Select Edition is a multidisciplinary, 100% full-text database providing full text articles, with their accompanying indexing and abstracts, from the following Wilson periodical databases: Art Full Text, Applied Science & Technology Full Text, Biological & Agricultural Index, Education Full Text, General Science Full Text, Humanities Full Text, Index to Legal Periodicals & Books, Library Literature & Information Science Full Text, Readers' Guide Full Text, Social Sciences Full Text, Wilson Business Full Text. OmnFile Full Text Select is a 100% full-text database and presents full text with every entry from more than 1,600 publications.