Newspaper articles and online media like blogs and can be the best connection between your topic and how it relates directly to Memphis. Dig through these using microfilm on McWherter's 2nd floor (old-school!), using Google's site tool, or using the links below.
Visit the Memphis & Shelby County Room - 3030 Poplar Ave., Memphis
Search Dig Memphis - The Digital Archive of the Memphis Public Library & Information Center
Explore University Libraries Digital Repository, University of Memphis