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CORE NEWS SOURCES

LexisNexis Academic Restricted Resource Some full text available
Indexes and abstracts U.S. and foreign newspapers, journals, transcripts, federal and state case law, law reviews, state and country profiles, company information and more. Many documents are in full text; dates of coverage vary.

WORLD NEWS SOURCES

International Newsstand Restricted Resource Some full text available
Full text of 700 newspapers from around the world. Includes the BBC monitoring series. Dates of coverage varies.
Current Digest of the Russian Press Restricted Resource Some full text available
A weekly selection of Russian language press materials, carefully translated into English. The translations are intended for use in teaching and research. Available 1949- present. Continues Current Digest of the Soviet Press (1949-1991) and Current Digest of the Post-Soviet Press (1992-2010).  
EU Feeds Some full text available
Provides links to over 1000 newspapers throughout Europe, updated every 20 minutes. EU Feeds is a tool sponsored by the European Journalism Centre. 
globalpost Some full text available Resource contains images Resource contains video Resource contains audio
Produced by Global News Enterprises of Boston, globalpost presents non-partisan, unbiased information focused heavily on political and social issues, but also includes reports on other topics such as business and sports. The site is arranged by world regions and features many color photographs, videos and audio content. 
Kidon Media-Link Resource contains images Resource contains video Resource contains audio
Provides links to 19,740 newspapers and other news sources from almost every country and territory in the world. Each country has its own integrated page, combining newspapers, magazines, television, radio, and news agencies.
Google News Archive Some full text available
2,400 digitized newspapers from around the world, in various languages. Date of coverage varies by title and holdings are often incomplete. NOTE: not all content is free and this site is no longer updated, but it is still worthwhile to use for historical newspapers that might not be available elsewhere.
Online Publications from and about Latin America and Mexico
A comprehensive list of news and media resources compiled and maintained by the University of Texas at San Antonio; arranged geographically.

U.S. NEWS SOURCES

New York Times on the Web - current file Restricted Resource Some full text available
Current (1980+) file includes indexing plus full text articles, with limited images.
Wall Street Journal on the Web - current file Restricted Resource Some full text available
Current (1984+) file includes indexing plus full text articles, with limited images.
Washington Post on the Web - current file Restricted Resource Some full text available
Current (1987+) file includes indexing plus full text articles, with limited images.
Nation, National Review, and New Republic Online Archives Restricted Resource Some full text available
Full text of the Nation 1865 to the present, the National Review 1955 to the present, and the New Republic 1914 to the present. Select the databases to search individually or together.
50States.com
An electronic gateway to local, national and international newspapers and U.S. media associations. 50States.com also provides quick state facts and maps.
Google News Archive Some full text available
2,400 digitized newspapers from around the world, in various languages. Date of coverage varies by title and holdings are often incomplete. NOTE: not all content is free and this site is no longer updated, but it is still worthwhile to use for historical newspapers that might not be available elsewhere.

NEW ENGLAND NEWS SOURCES

Boston Globe Online Restricted Resource Some full text available
1980+ indexing, plus full text articles. Access provided by the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners.
Sun Chronicle Some full text available
Community newspaper serving towns in Southern MA, including Attleboro, Foxboro, Mansfield, Norfolk, N. Attleboro, Norton, Plainville, Rehoboth, Seekonk, Taunton and Wrentham. Print holdings are retained at the library for current 3 months. 
Wheaton Wire Some full text available
Available from 1985 to present in print holdings in the Gebbie Archives, Wallace Library. Click on the link above to view current issues.

ALTERNATIVE NEWS SOURCES

Alt-Press Watch Restricted Resource Some full text availableopenURL
Full text database of newspapers, magazines and journals from alternative and independent presses; publication dates vary from the 1970's - present.
Ethnic NewsWatch Restricted Resource Some full text available
Full text database of articles from newspapers, magazines and journals of the ethnic, minority and native press. Ethnicities include: African American/Caribbean/African; Arab/Middle Eastern; Asian/Pacific Islander; European/Eastern European; Hispanic; Jewish; Native People. 1990 - present.
GenderWatch Restricted Resource Some full text available
Full text database of material related to gender issues, with emphasis on women's studies. Includes books, newsletters, reports, newspapers, magazines and scholarly journal articles; publication dates vary from the 1970's, 1980's, or 1990's - present.
Alt Weeklies Some full text available
AltWeeklies.com brings you 'the best, most insightful, thought-provoking news and features published in the 130 papers that belong to the Association of Alternative Newsweeklies,' including Boston's Weekly Dig.

HISTORICAL NEWSPAPERS & PERIODICALS

Accessible Archives Restricted Resource Some full text available
A collection of primary source material from 18th and 19th century periodicals, including African American newspapers, Civil War era newspapers, and state histories up to 1900 for MidAtlantic, New England and Southeastern US states. 
New York Times on the Web - historical file Restricted Resource Some full text available Resource contains images
Historical (1851-2009) file includes indexing and full text articles and full page images. Full text is not available for any articles affected by the Supreme Court ruling on the Tasini case (freelance writers and copyright). 
American Periodicals Series Online Restricted Resource Some full text available
APS Online features over 1,600 periodicals ... from colonial times to the advent of American involvement in World War II. Titles range from America's first scientific journal, Medical Repository, to popular magazines like Vanity Fair and Ladies' Home Journal. Dates of coverage varies; 1740-1940.
Washington Post on the Web - historical file Restricted Resource Some full text available Resource contains images
Historical (1877-1997) file includes indexing and full text articles and full page images.
Illustrated London News Historical Archive 1842-2003 Restricted Resource Some full text available Resource contains images
The complete contents of more than 150 years of social, political and cultural history published in the Illustrated London News. Areas covered include politics, social history, fashion, theatre, media, literature, advertising and graphic design, as well as genealogy.
Times (London) Digital Archive Restricted Resource Some full text available Resource contains images
Indexing and full-image of every page published by The Times (London) from 1785 - 1985. For current indexing, use Academic OneFile or LexisNexis Academic.
Gale NewsVault [Cross-Search Illustrated London News, Times (London) & TLS] Restricted Resource Some full text available Resource contains images
Cross-search the Illustrated London News 1842-2003, the Times (London) 1785-1985, and the Times Literary Supplement (TLS) 1902-2009.  
Atlanta Historic Newspapers Archive Some full text available
Includes newspapers published in the Atlanta region from 1847-1922. From the Digital Library of Georgia, University of Georgia Libraries.
California Digital Newspaper Collection Some full text available
A repository of digitized California newspapers from 1846 to the present.
Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers Some full text available
This site allows you to search and view newspaper pages from 1836-1922 and find information about American newspapers published between 1690-present. Chronicling America is sponsored jointly by the National Endowment for the Humanities and the Library of Congress as part of the National Digital Newspaper Program (NDNP).
Florida Digital Newspaper Library Some full text available
Over 400 historic and current Florida newspapers. Digitized by the University of Florida.
Google News Archive Some full text available
2,400 digitized newspapers from around the world, in various languages. Date of coverage varies by title and holdings are often incomplete. NOTE: not all content is free and this site is no longer updated, but it is still worthwhile to use for historical newspapers that might not be available elsewhere.
Historic Oregon Newspapers Some full text available
A digitized selection of newspapers published prior to 1923. 
Historical Newspapers in Washington Some full text available
A collection of newspapers published in the state of Washington from the 1850's to the 1890's.
Milledgeville Historic Newspapers Archive Some full text available
Produced by the Digital Library of Georgia at the University of Georgia Libraries, the archive contains newspapers published between 1808 to 1920 in Milledgeville, the state capital from 1803 to 1868.
Northern New York Historical Newspapers Some full text available
A collection of over 50 digitized newspapers published from the 1800's to the 2000's. 
Utah Digital Newspapers Some full text available
A collection of over 100 newspapers published between 1850 and 1980. From the University of Utah.
Wyoming Newspaper Project Some full text available
Over 190 newspapers published in Wyoming from 1849 to 1922. Produced by the Wyoming State Library.
Austrian Newspapers Online Some full text available
Over 450 Austrian newspapers published from the 18th to the 20th centuries. Produced by the Österreichische Nationalbibliothek. In German.
Canadian Historic Newspapers Some full text available
A collection of Canadian newspapers from the early 1800's to the 1990's. From the British Columbia Electronic Library Network. 
Caribbean Newspaper Digital Library Some full text available
Provides access to the digitized versions of more than 150 Caribbean newspapers, gazettes, and other research materials on newsprint currently held in archives, libraries, and private collections. Part of the Digital Library of the Caribbean.
Exilpresse Digital Some full text available
A collection of 31 German exile magazines and newspapers from 1933-1945 including some Jewish publications. Produced by the German National Library (Deutsche Nationalbibliothek) from collections in the German Library in Frankfurt am Main. Mostly in German, but some articles are in English and/or Spanish.
Feldzeitungen aus dem 1. Weltkrieg Some full text available
Digitized by the University of Heidelberg, a collection of 20 newspapers published for German soldiers at the front during WWI. In German.
Historical Jewish Press Some full text available
Provides "a collection of Jewish newspapers published in various countries, languages, and time periods; displays digital versions of each newspaper, making it possible to view the papers in their original layout. Full-text search is also available for all content published over the course of each newspaper’s publication."
National Library of Australia Historic Australian Newspapers, 1803-1954 Some full text available
Some of the available digitized newspapers include: the Argus (Melbourne), the Brisbane Courier, the Canberra Times, the Northern Territory Times, the Perth Gazette, and the Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser.
Papers Past Some full text available
A collection of over 80 newspapers published in New Zealand from 1839 to 1932. Digitized by the National Library of New Zealand.

POLITICAL NEWS SOURCES

C-SPAN
Provides public access to the political process via television coverage of the U.S. House and Senate, the Supreme Court and the media.
CQ Weekly Restricted Resource Some full text available
Contains an non-biased, objective, and comprehensive roundup of virtually all Capitol Hill activity each week; 1983 - present.
Democracy Now!
"National, daily, independent, award-winning news program hosted by journalists Amy Goodman and Juan González. Pioneering the largest public media collaboration in the U.S., Democracy Now! is broadcast on Pacifica, NPR, community, and college radio stations; on public access, PBS, satellite television and the internet." Past shows archived from 1996- present. 
Real Clear Politics
Founded in 2000 by John McIntyre and Tom Bevan, Chicago-based RealClearPolitics.com (RCP) "culls and publishes commentary, news, polling data, and links to important resources from all points of the political compass." Updated continuously.

THINKING CRITICALLY ABOUT THE NEWS

FactCheck.org
FactCheck.org, a project of the Annenberg Public Policy Center of the University of Pennsylvania, "aims to reduce the level of deception and confusion in U.S. politics. It monitors the factual accuracy of what is said by major U.S. political players in the form of TV ads, debates, speeches, interviews and news releases," and provides documented analysis. Archived December, 2003- present. Each article offers in-depth analysis and sources for further exploration of a topic, searchable by keyword. FlackCheck.org offers information on reliable websites to use for research; organized by topic and section.
Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting (FAIR)
FAIR is "a media watch organization offering constructive criticism in an effort to correct media imbalance."  Its approach is "to work for the inclusion of new viewpoints, not the exclusion of old ones." FAIR publishes Extra!, the award-winning magazine of media criticism, and produces the weekly radio program CounterSpin, the show that brings you the news behind the headlines.
On the Media
"On the Media...casts an incisive eye on fluctuations in the marketplace of ideas, and examines threats to the freedom of information and expression in America and abroad."  Listen to the weekly program via streaming audio or read the transcript. Previous shows are archived back to 2001.
Pew Center Project for Excellence in Journalism
Aims to "help both the journalists who produce the news and the citizens who consume it develop a better understanding of what the press is delivering, how the media are changing, and what forces are shaping those changes." Check out the link, How to use Our Website to explore all the ways you can use the PEJ to enhance your research.

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