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19th century British Library newspapers

Contains PDF images of the full run of 48 newspapers from Britain, Scotland, Ireland, and Wales, representing all regions, socio-economic levels, and movements of 19th Century Britain. Coverage excludes the Times (London) which is available in the "Times Digital Archive" database

Date Coverage:
1800- 1900
Content Availability:
Full Text
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60 minutes : 1997-2014

Provides streaming video access to the 60 Minutes news show archive for the third and fourth decades of this long -running news show. Includes transcripts of the videos for ease of citation, and a citation export feature. Topics covered include international and national news, politics, women’s studies, society and culture, and many more. Also included are segments from the CBS show CBS Sunday Morning. Features include browsing by subject, keyword (with additional limiters to narrow the results), discipline-based pages for starting points, and the ability to create clips for playlists and inclusion in Canvas for viewing by students

Date Coverage:
1997-2014
Content Availability:
Full Text
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Access world news (EBSCO)

Provides diverse global perspectives on topics related to the arts, business, communications, economics, the environment, government, journalism, politics and more from a variety of current and retrospective news media including newspapers newswires, broadcast transcripts, blogs, periodicals, videos and web-only content. Patrons might prefer the interface to this resource provided by NewsBank. EBSCOhost

Date Coverage:
1970s-present
Content Availability:
Full Text
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Access world news (Online : NewsBank, Inc.)

Provides diverse global perspectives on topics related to the arts, business, communications, economics, the environment, government, journalism, politics and more from a variety of current and retrospective news media including newspapers (such as the Dallas Morning News, Fort Worth Star-Telegram, Waco Tribune-Herald and USA Today), newswires, broadcast transcripts, blogs, periodicals, videos and web-only content. Newsbank

Date Coverage:
1970s - present
Content Availability:
Full Text
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Accessible archives

Provides full-text access to several separate collections of newspapers, including African-American Newspapers (8 newspapers published by African Americans covering 1902–1927), women’s magazines, abolitionist magazines, and a variety of regional and literary magazines from across the United States. Two additional collections include the American County Histories (covering local history, businesses, schools, and social events), and The Civil War (a 6 part collection each section focusing on a specific perspective: newspapers, soldiers, Midwestern, Iowa, and the northeast regimental histories). Full-text searching of the entire collection or specific parts (with limits for dates) or browse the collection by individual title. Primary source. Accessible Archives

Date Coverage:
18th C - early 20th C
Content Availability:
Full Text

African-American newspapers

Provides indexing and full-text access to 8 major newspapers published by and for African Americans between 1827 - 1902. Articles include coverage of major issues, biographies of individuals, poetry, prose, and cultural concerns for the African American community. Three of the 8 titles were published in New York (including Frederick Douglass' 3 newspapers and The Colored American and Freedom's Journal), one from western Canada (Provincial Freedom), one from D.C. (The National Era), and the newspaper of the African Methodist Episcopal Church in the U.S. (The Christian Recorder) from Philadelphia, PA. Vendor provides one interface for all its products, so choose as source "African American Newspapers" to search only these titles. Accessible Archives

Date Coverage:
1827-1902
Content Availability:
Full Text
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America's historical newspapers

Features cover-to-cover reproductions of hundreds of historic newspapers, providing more than one million pages as fully text-searchable facsimile images. For students and scholars of early America, this unique collection -- based largely on Clarence Brigham's "History and Bibliography of American Newspapers,1690-1820" -- Offers an unprecedented look back into the history of the United States. Newsbank/Readex

Date Coverage:
1690-1989
Content Availability:
Full Text

American periodicals

Indexes and provides digital copies of articles in popular, scholarly, and literary magazines published in America between 1740 and the 1930's. Includes important primary source material for the study of American history, literature, culture, and society from the American Revolution through the Depression and the Dust Bowl. Includes advertisements, birth and death notices, editorials, and illustrations and photographs. ProQuest

Date Coverage:
1740 - ~1935
Content Availability:
Full Text

American religion : Denominational newspapers

Contains more than 320 historical religious and denominational newspapers from 33 U.S. states, including many major denominations. Articles reflect American religion as a dominant cultural and social force, shaping views on slavery, politics, women’s suffrage, Prohibition, westward expansion and other great issues of the day

Date Coverage:
1799-1900
Content Availability:
Full Text

BBC Academy. Journalism

Includes hundreds of videos, audio clips, discussion pages, interactive modules, and text pages covering every aspect of TV, radio, and online journalism. Much of the material features BBC TV reporters and hosts known around the world. The subjects covered range from craft skills (e.g., writing or directing video) to subject briefings on critical events and topics such as climate change and the conflict in the Middle East, to the many ethical issues now facing journalists. The site is continuously updated, its coverage driven by the practical needs of BBC journalists around the world, as well as current events in the news

Date Coverage:
Continually updated
Content Availability:
Multimedia
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Bibliography of native North Americans

Indexes popular and scholarly journal articles, essays, Native American/First People's newspapers, books, and book reviews on all aspects of Native Americans. Contains citations for books, essays, journal articles, and government documents of the United States and Canada. Covers history, biography, anthropology, politics, literature, governance, gaming, culture, archaeology, and many other fields. Searchable fields include author, title, abstract, keyword, people, company, geographic terms, and publication. EBSCOhost

Date Coverage:
1600 - present
Content Availability:
Some Full Text

Britannica online

Consists of a fully searchable and browsable collection of authoritative references, including Britannica's latest article database; articles not yet in the print Britannica; Merriam-Webster's collegiate dictionary (tenth edition); the Britannica book of the year; as well as news articles from BBC News and The New York Times

Date Coverage:
To present
Content Availability:
Multimedia

C-SPAN video library

Records, indexes, and archives all C-SPAN programming for historical, educational, research, and archival uses. Every C-SPAN program aired since 1987 is contained in the C-SPAN Archives. Programs are indexed and can be searched by subject, speaker names, titles, affiliations, sponsors, committees, categories, formats, policy groups, keywords, and location. The congressional sessions and committee hearings are indexed by person with full text. The video collection can also be browsed by topic or program

Date Coverage:
1984-present
Content Availability:
Multimedia
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C19, the nineteenth century index

Indexes publications of the Anglo-American World, 1790- 1919, and provides links to the full text of many of the resources. Collections expand with each release of the database. The entire index and all resources contained within it are searchable; or the search can be limited to one of the individual resources included in the database. These resources include: Nineteenth Century Short Title Catalogue, The Nineteenth Century microfiche project; Periodicals: American Periodicals Series, British Periodicals, Niles' Register Index, Periodicals Index Online, Poole's Index to Periodical Literature, Wellesley Index to Victorian Periodicals, 1824-1900; Official Publications: House of Commons Parliamentary Papers, Proceedings of the Old Bailey, U.S. Congressional Serial Set; Archives: Archive Finder; Newspapers: Palmer's Index to The Times; Reference: Dictionary of Nineteenth-Century Journalism

Date Coverage:
1790-1919
Content Availability:
Some Full Text

Center for Research Libraries online catalog. Newspapers

Newspaper titles from most countries of the world and every state in the U.S., including U.S. ethnic titles and some of the earliest African American newspapers. Newspaper holdings include over 12,000 titles, more than 10,000 of which are published outside the U.S. CRL endeavors to collect extensive and, whenever possible, complete runs of newspaper titles, and its holdings of some titles are the most complete in existence. Advanced search provides limits by Year, Language, and Place of Publication (country). Browsing is available by country or U.S. State, or by ethnicity. CRL

Date Coverage:
1600 to the 20th centrury
Content Availability:
Citations Only

Chronicling America

Digitizes and provides indexing for newspapers from 24 states and the District of Columbia published between 1860 - 1922. Simple keyword search may be limited by state, year(s), specific newspaper, ethnicity, or language. Part of an effort by the Library of Congress and the National Endowment of the Humanities to identify and find all newspapers published in America and preserve them for future research. Continually being developed and added to. Also includes the "U.S. Newspaper Directory" (see separate entry for details). Primary Source. Library of Congress and the National Endowment for the Humanities

Date Coverage:
1690 - 1922
Content Availability:
Some Full Text

CountryWatch

CountryWatch provides critical country-specific intelligence and data. Key publications produced by CountryWatch include the CountryReviews TM, an up-to-date series of publications for each country including demographic, political, economic, business, cultural and environmental information, and the CountryWireTM ,which provides daily news coverage for every country in the world and a significant news archive made up of the compendium of regional news carriers

Date Coverage:
Varies
Content Availability:
Full Text
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Dallas Morning News historical archive

Contains full text of the Dallas Morning News from 1885 to 1982 with all articles fully indexed. Browsable by date and searchable by headline or full text

Date Coverage:
1885 - 1982
Content Availability:
Full Text
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Subjects:

Ethnic newswatch

Indexes the newspapers, magazines, and scholarly journals published by, about, and for ethnic, minority, and native peoples. Keyword and Boolean searches may be limited by one of 8 major ethnic groups, by date, by location, and by language (Spanish, English, or both). Covers all subject areas: health, immigration, education, discrimination, biography, etc. Provides full text for many of the publications indexed. ProQuest

Date Coverage:
1990 - present
Content Availability:
Some Full Text

Ethnic newswatch

Indexes the newspapers, magazines, and scholarly journals published by, about, and for ethnic, minority, and native peoples. Keyword and Boolean searches may be limited by one of 8 major ethnic groups, by date, by location, and by language (Spanish, English, or both). Covers all subject areas: health, immigration, education, discrimination, biography, etc. Provides full text for many of the publications indexed. ProQuest

Date Coverage:
1990 - present
Content Availability:
Some Full Text

Eurostat

Provides statistical data, working papers, and news on the European Union, the EU Member States, the euro-zone and other countries collected from institutes of each European Union member state

Date Coverage:
N/A
Content Availability:
Full Text

Foreign Broadcast Information Service (FBIS) daily reports, 1974-1996

This is a United States government agency which translates the text of daily radio and television broadcasts, newspapers and periodicals, government statements, books, and other sources of unrestricted information such as databases and gray literature from non-English sources around the world. Reports with translations are issued for eight world regions daily and cover such topics as military affairs, politics, the environment, societal issues, economics, and science and technology. Reports are available from 1974-1996, part 1 (Middle East, Africa, Near East and South Asia (MEA, NES).This guide details the various collections available at Baylor

Date Coverage:
1974-1996
Content Availability:
Full Text

Foreign Broadcast Information Service (FBIS) daily reports, 1974-1996

This is a United States government agency which translates the text of daily radio and television broadcasts, newspapers and periodicals, government statements, books, and other sources of unrestricted information such as databases and gray literature from non-English sources around the world. Reports with translations are issued for eight world regions daily and cover such topics as military affairs, politics, the environment, societal issues, economics, and science and technology. Reports are available from 1974-1996, part 1 (Middle East, Africa, Near East and South Asia (MEA, NES).This guide details the various collections available at Baylor

Date Coverage:
1974-1996
Content Availability:
Full Text

Gale newsvault

Searches multiple historical newspaper and periodical collections, including the 17th-18th Century Burney Collection Newspapers, 19th Century British Library Newspapers: Part 1 & 2, the Illustrated London News Historical Archive, the Listener Historical Archive, the Times Digital Archive, and the Times Literary Supplement Historical Archive. Gale

Date Coverage:
Varies by title, 17th-21st century
Content Availability:
Full Text

IMF eLibrary

The International Monetary Fund's (IMF) eLibrary simplifies analysis and research with direct access to the IMF’s periodicals, books, working papers and studies, and data and statistical tools. Users will find information and perspective on macroeconomics, globalization, development, trade and aid, technical assistance, demographics, emerging markets, policy advice, poverty reduction, and more

Date Coverage:
Varies
Content Availability:
Some Full Text

International newsstream (Online : ProQuest)

Provides the most recent news content outside of the US and Canada, with archives which stretch back decades featuring newspapers, newswires, and news sites in active full-text format. ProQuest International Newsstream provides information from more than 660 of the world's top newspapers, including The Times (London), The Bangkok Post, El Norte, Financial Times, The Guardian, Jerusalem Post, South China Morning Post, The Daily Telegraph, Asian Wall Street Journal, and the BBC Monitoring series of publications. ProQuest

Date Coverage:
Varies by title, mid-1990s to present
Content Availability:
Full Text
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International strategic analysis. Subscriber space

International Strategic Analysis reports provide country intelligence, economic forecasting and international market analysis for over 180 countries and 8 regions. Resources include ISA Country Reports, ISA Risk Analysis and ISA Global Update newsletter along with economic forecasts and regional reports

Date Coverage:
Date varies
Content Availability:
Full Text

Keesing's world news archive

Archives original, accurate and objective articles providing a digestible but detailed summary of world events, drawn from a wide range of press and other sources in a variety of languages. Indexes every volume, but only those articles from the current and previous year are available in full text

Date Coverage:
1931-present
Content Availability:
Some Full Text

LexisNexis Academic

Provides access to resources for researching news, business, industry, and legal topics, as well as biographical materials and country information. The service covers newspapers, magazines, wire services, federal and state court opinions, federal and state statutes, federal regulations, and SEC filings such as 10- K's, 10-Q's, and their exhibits. News information is updated daily and wire services several times daily. Areas covered: top news, general news topics, and news transcripts; foreign language news sources; company, industry, and market news; legal news; company financial information; general medical and health topics and medical abstracts; accounting, auditing, and tax information; law reviews; federal case law; U.S. Code; and state legal research

Date Coverage:
Coverage varies, updated continuously
Content Availability:
Full Text

Listener historical archive, 1929-1991

Developed as the medium for reproducing broadcasts, The Listener (1929-1991) was the weekly newspaper published by the BBC. The complete archive of this landmark publication is an essential witness to the intellectual and cultural history of the twentieth century, and also to the golden years of radio and television

Date Coverage:
1929-1991
Content Availability:
Full Text

Meet the press

NBC's Meet the Press is broadcast-television's longest- running program, with interviews, panels and debates from across the political spectrum. The collection includes every surviving program from the show's inception in 1947 through the present day. All programs can be watched in streaming format and are fully searchable. All programs are provided with running transcripts. Programs and clips can be saved to a playlist and shared with others. Alexander Street Press

Date Coverage:
1947 - present
Content Availability:
Multimedia
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Musical America worldwide

Provides international performing arts news, press releases, reviews, and information on contests/awards, contact information for artists and artist managers, calendar of events (industry-wide seminars, workshops, conferences, master classes, etc.), photo rental, and feature articles

Date Coverage:
Current
Content Availability:
Some Full Text
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NBC learn higher ed

NBC Learn, the education arm of NBC News, makes the global resources of NBC News and the historic film and video archive available to teachers, students, schools and universities. The website has digitized stories from the NBC News archives -- one of the largest news archives in the world, dating back to the 1920s. In addition, collections are updated with current events every day, Monday through Friday, with stories from such celebrated programs as NBC Nightly News, the TODAY show, Meet the Press, Dateline NBC, as well as the networks of MSNBC, CNBC, and Telemundo. There are 26 subject areas from economics to environmental sciences. The videos and archival news stories are correlated to state standards and the Common Core, and aligned to more than 25 K-12 and 30 Higher Ed collections

Date Coverage:
1920-present
Content Availability:
Multimedia
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Newspaper source (EBSCO)

Provides full text for more than 40 national (U.S.) and international newspapers, including Christian Science Monitor, USA Today, The Washington Post, The Washington Times, The Times (London), Toronto Star, etc. It also contains selective full text for more than 330 regional (U.S.) newspapers. In addition, full-text television and radio news transcripts are provided from CBS News, CNN, CNN International, FOX News, NPR, etc. EBSCOhost

Date Coverage:
Varies by title
Content Availability:
Some Full Text
Subjects:

Nexis Uni

Provides access to resources for researching news, business, industry, and legal topics. Default search is for news, but you may choose to search news, legal cases, law reviews, company information, or a publication by clicking the named button. The service covers newspapers, magazines, wire services, federal and state court opinions, federal and state statutes, federal regulations, and SEC filings such as 10- K's, 10-Q's, and their exhibits. News information is updated daily and wire services several times daily. Narrow search by several options including subject, timeline, and source among others. Option to use "Get a Doc Assistance" to walk thorugh searching for legal cases or legislation

Date Coverage:
Date varies
Content Availability:
Full Text
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OpinionArchives

Provides indexing and full text to articles in 20 prominent journals of opinion, including The New York Review of Books, Commentary, Commonweal, The Progressive, The New Leader, and others. Search by keyword or use advanced search to find materials by author, subject, or date. Opinion Archives

Date Coverage:
1850 - present; varies by title
Content Availability:
Full Text

PressReader

Provides full text of an extensive number of current national and international newspapers. (As of August 2016, there were over 5000 newspapers from over 100 countries and in 60 languages.) The full text of the articles is searchable and the publications are browsable by country. The front page provides a collage of current stories that constantly change. When you select a newspaper, you can find a calendar which allows you to look at the past 60 days of that newspaper. Articles and areas of pages can be printed and also saved/sent to others. There are also mobile apps which allow you to access the newspapers on your phone or tablet

Date Coverage:
60-day archive by newspaper
Content Availability:
Full Text
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ProQuest historical newspapers. Austin-American Statesman (1871-1975)

This historical newspaper provides genealogists, researchers and scholars with online, easily-searchable first-hand accounts and unparalleled coverage of the politics, society and events of the time

Date Coverage:
1871-1975
Content Availability:
Full Text
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ProQuest historical newspapers. Black newspapers collection

Search the full-text of nine major African American newspapers - Chicago Defender, The Baltimore Afro-American, New York Amsterdam News, Pittsburgh Courier, Los Angeles Sentinel, Atlanta Daily World, The Norfolk Journal and Guide, The Philadelphia Tribune, and Cleveland Call and Post. Dates available vary for each newspaper based on their individual histories but collectively cover from 1893 - 2005. Track local, regional, national, and international events; arts, history, military issues, civil rights, social news, popular culture and more. Search by keyword (including personal names and titles of works or groups and movements), words in title or full- text. Limit search by dates of publication, article type (including ads), and specific newspaper within the collection. Primary Source. ProQuest

Date Coverage:
1893-2005
Content Availability:
Full Text
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Proquest historical newspapers. Communist historical newspaper collection

Contains full text coverage of eight communist newspapers from the United States and Britain

Date Coverage:
1917-2013
Content Availability:
Full Text
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Proquest historical newspapers. New York times

Provides searching and digital access to the New York Times newspaper from its beginnings in 1851 to three years short of the current year. Basic and advanced searching features; limiters include date and document type (articles, birth notices, obituaries, display ads, real estate, etc.). Primary Source. ProQuest

Date Coverage:
1851 - 3 years ago
Content Availability:
Full Text
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Regional business news

Incorporates 75 business journals, newspapers, and newswires covering all metropolitan and rural areas in the United States. Among the publications included are Arizona Business, Business North Carolina, Crain's New York Business (with other Crain's Communications editions), Des Moines Business Record, Enterprise Salt Lake City, Fort Worth Business Press, Orange County Business Journal, Westchester County Business Journal, etc. EBSCOhost

Date Coverage:
Varies
Content Availability:
Some Full Text

SciTech premium collection

Provides access to science and engineering research from around the world, including scholarly journals, trade and industry journals, magazines, technical reports, conference proceedings, and government publications. Key subject areas covered include Advanced technologies, Aerospace, Agricultural science, Aquatic science, Atmospheric science, Biological science, Computer science, Earth science, Environmental science, Engineering, Materials science, and Polymer science. Includes the Natural Science Collection and Technology Collection databases. Offers specialized Abstract & Index resources for discovery of relevant scholarly research and technical literature

Date Coverage:
1946 to present
Content Availability:
Some Full Text

SMA

Provides searchable news and market research from the National Sporting Goods Association and other industry sources on all aspects of sporting goods, sports equipment, participation, broadcasting, and marketing. Covers not only big sports such as baseball, football, basketball but also inline skating, lacrosse, martial arts, skateboarding, and more

Date Coverage:
1993 to present
Content Availability:
Full Text
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Texas reference center

Provides access to numerous full-text journals and books about Texas history, ethnic and cultural diversity, gender studies, literature, public health, business, as well as home and garden and sports and leisure. Includes biographies of famous historical and contemporary Texans. Also provides access to local Texas newspapers with state and national coverage (retrospective coverage is limited). A good quick reference for Texana-related material. Retrospective serials coverage varies. Newspaper content appears to begin in the mid-2000's. Some journal coverage goes back as far as 1993. EBSCOhost

Date Coverage:
1993-
Content Availability:
Some Full Text

Times digital archive, 1785-1985

Provides indexing and full-text access to the Times (London) newspaper from its inception to 1985. Search by keyword with limits available by newspaper section (stock tables, editorials, articles, illustrations/pictures, etc.). Primary Source. Gale Cengage

Date Coverage:
1785 - 1985
Content Availability:
Full Text
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TLS historical archive

Essays and reviews from the Times literary supplement. Containing every page of every copy of the TLS published from 1902 to 2005. Also includes identification of the anonymous contributors, reviewers, essayists, and writers of letters and poems, allowing students, researchers, critics and authors to explore in greater depth the literary activity and critical opinion makers of the 20th and early 21st centuries

Date Coverage:
1902-2011
Content Availability:
Full Text

TOPICsearch (EBSCO)

Allows researchers to explore current events, social, political and economic issues, scientific discoveries, and other popular topics discussed in today's classrooms including controversial opinions and viewpoints. Indexes newspapers, journals, biographies, public opinion polls (including Gallup Poll Briefings), book reviews, pamphlets, and government information. At the beginning of a search, one of a dozen chosen current events or a number of frequent political hot topics can be chosen. Results can be limited by subject, the type of information source, or publication name

Date Coverage:
Updated continually
Content Availability:
Full Text

Trove

Focused on Australia, the database includes books, images, historic newspapers, maps, music, archives and more and provides integrated access to millions of items from a range of the Australian National Library's collaborative services and from elsewhere. Metadata (information about items) is pooled from Australian sources including: The Australian National Bibliographic Database - containing location information from thousands of Australian libraries, The Picture Australia program, The Australian Research Online program, The Music Australia program, The Register of Australian Archives and Manuscripts, and The People Australia program, and some overseas sources. Many books are freely accessible (and results can be limited to these). Facets allow results to be narrowed by Format, Decade, Language, Australian Content, and Selected Subject View (Performing Arts including Music). Especially useful is Trove's collection of Australian Newspapers Online which includes a wide selection of Australian newspapers spanning the period from 1803-1950s

Date Coverage:
Comprehensive
Content Availability:
Some Full Text

Vanderbilt television news archives

Provides a searchable archive of over 30,000 individual network evening news broadcasts, including 900,000 abstracts of evening news broadcasts from ABC, NBC, and CBS (August 1968 to present); daily news programs from CNN (1995 to present), FOX News (2004 to present) and ABC Nightline (12 September 1988 to present); and a selection of special programs, including coverage of elections, political conventions, events related to September 11, 2001, and more. Selected streaming video requires the RealOne media player. Video copies of programs with only abstracts are available for a fee

Date Coverage:
1968 to present
Content Availability:
Multimedia
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Variety archives : 1906-present

Includes almost every issue Variety has ever published, including articles, ads, front pages and back covers. Contents include the history of the entertainment business, information on film and television companies and their key players, and box office returns

Date Coverage:
1906 to present
Content Availability:
Full Text

Wall Street journal

Offers full-text access to articles in the Wall Street Journal from 1986 to date. Also included is indexing to articles from 1889 to 1986 (Deep Back File), but the full text of most of these articles is not available through this resource. ProQuest

Date Coverage:
1986 to present
Content Availability:
Full Text
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World news connection

Provides translated and English-language news and information from non-US media sources throughout the world, including newspapers, periodicals, websites, non- classified technical documents, conference proceedings, television, and radio broadcasts. The content that appears in the WNC database comprises curated articles collected and translated by and for the U.S. Government

Date Coverage:
November 1995 – December 31, 2013
Content Availability:
Full Text
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