Access World News

Subjects: Newspapers and Newspaper Indexes

Provides full-text articles from newspapers, wire services, and electronic editions from U.S. (national, state, and local) as well as foreign and international news sources. Most are in English, but there are some foreign language articles.

CCAR Reform Responsa Collection

Subjects: Philosophy and Religion, Newspapers and Newspaper Indexes

The Central Conference of American Rabbis (CCAR) applies Jewish scholarship and transition to contemporary issues through the creation of Reform Responsa, based on the historic Jewish system of providing answers to questions about Judaism and Jewish living. The Reform Responsa is a collection of replies to actual questions of Jewish law and practice made by rabbinic scholars on issues of everyday Jewish life. It contains an alphabetized list of more than 600 topics with cross-references and a guide to sources.


Subjects: Business, Newspapers and Newspaper Indexes

Provides worldwide full-text coverage of local and regional newspapers, trade publications, business newswires, media transcripts, news photos, business-rich websites, investment analyst reports, market research reports, country and regional profiles, company profiles, and historical market data.

HarpWeek: The Civil War Era, Reconstruction I & II and Gilded Age I (1857-1912)

Subjects: History, Legal History, Newspapers and Newspaper Indexes, Social Sciences

Provides electronic access to all issues of Harper's Weekly (including all illustrations and advertisements) published between 1857 (first issue) and 1912, with the capacity to browse or search by date, by literary genre, and by a person's occupation. Provides four topical indexes: subject, illustrations, literature & publishing, and advertising.

Keesing's World News Archive

Subjects: Newspapers and Newspaper Indexes, Political Science And Government

Keesing's World News Archive is a database of more than 95,000 articles, first from 1931-87 as Keesing's Contemporary Archives, and then as Keesing's Record of World Events from 1987 to the present. They continue to publish and add to this archive at the rate of about 150 articles per month, providing a detailed summary of the world's political, social, and economic events.

Latin American Newspapers

Subjects: Area Studies, Latin America, Newspapers and Newspaper Indexes

Latin American Newspapers collection provides more than 35 fully searchable Latin American newspapers published in the 19th and 20th centuries. Featuring titles from Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Cuba, Guatemala, Mexico, Peru, Venezuela and elsewhere, Latin American Newspapers offers coverage of the people, issues and events that shaped this vital region between 1805 and 1922.

Oxford African American studies center: the online authority on the African American experience

Subjects: African American Periodicals, History, Newspapers And Newspaper Indexes, Race And Ethnicity

"Comprehensive collection of scholarship focused on the lives and events which have shaped African American and African history and culture, coupled with precise search and browse capabilities. Features more than 10,000 articles by top scholars in the field, over 1,750 images, more than 300 primary sources with specially written commentaries, nearly 150 maps, 150 charts and tables, and over 6,000 biographies. The core content includes: Africana: the encyclopedia of the African and African American experience, second ed.; Encyclopedia of African American history, 1619-1895; Encyclopedia of African American history, 1896 to the present; Black women in America, second ed.; African American national biography; Dictionary of African biography; The Oxford encyclopedia of African thought"

ProQuest Civil War Era

Subjects: History, Newspapers and Newspaper Indexes

"ProQuest Civil War Era contains primary source materials that cover a vast range of topics including the formative economic factors and other forces that led to the abolitionist movement, the 600,000 battle casualties, and the emancipation of nearly 4 million slaves. It combines complete runs of regional newspapers, as well as pamphlets covering a wide range of topics. It focuses on the entire era, from Manifest Destiny through the end of the Civil War."

ProQuest Historical Newspapers: Wall Street Journal

Subjects: Newspapers and Newspaper Indexes

The Wall Street Journal Historical collection contains full page and article images with searchable full text back to the first issue in 1889. The collection includes digital reproductions providing access to every page from every available issue. The Wall Street Journal is available from 1984 forward in ProQuest's National Newspapers database.

ProQuest International Newsstand

Subjects: International Relations, Newspapers and Newspaper Indexes

"World News Connection contains the fulltext summaries of non-U.S. newspaper articles, conference proceedings, radio and television broadcasts, periodicals and non-classified technical reports. (It is the successor to the Daily Reports from the FBIS and the JPRS Reports provided through the NTIS.) See also the FBIS Daily Reports Digital Collection, which covers 1974-1996."

Proquest U.S. Newsstream

Subjects: Newspapers and Newspaper Indexes

"The core of the database is the Major Newspapers collection, which includes national and leading regional papers such as The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, USA TODAY, Chicago Tribune, Los Angeles Times, The Atlanta Journal- Constitution, Barron's, The Boston Globe, The Guardian, The Christian Science Monitor, and The Washington Post. Abstracting and indexing are available for more than 500 papers; of these, 350 papers are available in full text."

Times Digital Archive, 1785-1985

Subjects: Newspapers and Newspaper Indexes

Searchable, electronic version of The Times, Britain's newspaper of record, essential for primary source research in British history, politics, and culture. Provides a complete full-text and full-image archive of The Times from 1785 to 1985. You can search the full-text of the entire newspaper, including articles, editorials, and advertising.