Power Search: Search engine for Cal-Access. Click "PowerSearch: Campaign Finance" button. On next page, click "Advanced Search." Always check the box to "Exclude contributions between allied committees."
Access World News (U.S. Newspapers) Full-text access to 600 U.S. newspapers, over 121 from California, including the Sacramento Bee from 1984 onward. (Lexis-Nexis includes the Sacramento Bee only from Jan. 2002 onward.)
Nexis Uni (previously LexisNexis Academic) Full-text access to international, national, local newspapers, and wire services, as well as radio and television transcripts. Also includes laws from the U.S., all 50 states, and law reviews.
OskiCat. Choose the Advanced Keyword Search. Enter the proposition and number in quotes ("proposition 184"), select OR, and in the second box enter keywords that describe the topic ("three strikes").
IGS Library Ballot Measure Web Resources. Nonpartisan analyses, links to official voter information, background materials, pro-and-con websites, newspaper articles and editorials, opinion polls, political endorsements, and financial-contribution records.
IGS Library Campaign Ephemera. Collections of newspaper articles and campaign ephemera for selected propositions. Available in PS171 bCourses site. To access, click on Files, then Initiative Case Study Resources.
Online Campaign Literature Archive. UCLA Library. Digitized campaign ephemera and archived campaign websites. Click on Browse the Archive, then Select subject type Measure, click on Select Type, then scroll down in the Browse by Measure window, select the measure, and click Search.