Sample News Release
SUGGESTED USES: Customize this news release with your library's name and the name of
a library contact. Then send it to campus newspapers, local newspapers, communications,
marketing, English and accounting department newsletters, and other information outlets on
campus. Post it on your Web page.
Contact (your name)
(your e-mail or voice address)
(NAME OF LIBRARY) Adds LexisNexis
Government Periodicals Index
(city, state) -Unlock the wealth of material published by the
U.S. federal government when you search the library's latest
acquisition: LexisNexis Government Periodicals Index. This new
database provides fast and reliable access to bibliographic
information on the U.S. government's most important periodicals.
It covers articles in approximately 170 current federal publications
and includes retrospective coverage through 1988 of over 70
additional federal publications that have major research, reference,
or general interest value.
Figuring out how to locate articles published by the federal government
in various magazines and newsletters has always been problematic,
but LexisNexis Government Periodicals Index simplifies the task!
Whatever the research topic, users gain instant access to the muscle and
speed of the LexisNexis search engine and its keyword search
capabilities, a major advantage compared to Web search engines.
Easy, fill-in-the blank search forms will appeal to novice users,
while more experienced researchers can take advantage of advanced
For more information, contact: (name of library contact, name of library, e-mail or