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  • Location: Herman B Wells Library W121
  • Phone: (812) 855-1643
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last updated: 7/14/2009

News & Current Events Resources



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*Major U.S. Newspapers - about | terms of use - Summary of electronic access to major U.S. national newspapers.
  • Coverage: varies
  • Alternate Title: Major U.S. Newspapers
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=1307908

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- about | terms of use - Provides fulltext coverage of magazine, newspaper, and scholarly journals for almost every academic discipline.
  • Coverage: Varies by title
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=4

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Access World News - about | terms of use - Full-text access to local and regional newspapers. Includes access to the Chicago Sun-Times, as well as America's Historical Newspapers, 1690-1922.
  • Coverage: varies
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=1577181

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African-American Newspapers: The 19th Century - about | terms of use - Database contains the complete text of articles from some of the major African-American newspapers published in the United States during the 19th century.
  • Coverage: selected 19th century
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=59550

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Alt-Press Watch - about | terms of use - A collection of newspapers, magazines and journals of the alternative and independent press.
  • Coverage: 1995+
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=59551

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AltPressIndexArchive - about | terms of use - This database is a guide to alternative sources of information; international and interdisciplinary in scope.
  • Coverage: 1969- 1990.
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=3240511

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AP Images - about | terms of use - An electronic library containing the AP's current photos and a selection of pictures from their 50 million image print and negative library. International in scope.
  • Coverage: 1840-present
  • Alternate Title: AP Photo Archive
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=22

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Chicago Tribune (ProQuest Historical Newspapers) - about | terms of use - The full text of the Chicago Tribune with images of pages and articles; users can search and limit by date and article type.
  • Coverage: 1849-1987
  • Alternate Title: Historical Chicago Tribune
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=1577184

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Economist Historical Archive 1843-2003 - about | terms of use - The digital version of the weekly magazine, covering international news andd events. A leader in global market and geo-political analysis.
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=4203157

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Factiva - about | terms of use - General news and business information. International newswires and pictures, TV and radio transcripts. Company search for competitors, comparisons, SEC documents.
  • Coverage: 1985-current
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=74

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Gallup Brain - about | terms of use - Public opinion data and analysis of trends on hundreds of topics.
  • Coverage: 1935 to present
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=1577180

Database available without restriction
Google Books Search - about | terms of use - A tool produced by the Google search engine that searches the contents of books that they have scanned.
  • Coverage: Varies
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=2918985

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Herald Times Online - about | terms of use - Bloomington, Indiana newspaper. AVAILABLE ONLY FROM WORKSTATIONS IN THE WELLS LIBRARY ON THE BLOOMINGTON CAMPUS
  • Coverage: 1988 - present
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=1013724

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Historical Newspapers - about | terms of use - Includes three indexes: "Palmer's" covering The Times (London) 1790-1905, the Official Index to The Times, 1906-1980 and the NYT 1863-1905 and 1913-1922.
  • Coverage: 1790-1980 (varies)
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=110

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Image Collection - about | terms of use - A searchable collection of images ranging from photographs and maps to illustrations and etchings.
  • Coverage: Varies
  • Alternate Title: EBSCO Images
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=1307914

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Indianapolis Star - about | terms of use - Online version of the Indianapolis Star on microfilm.
  • Coverage: 2009-
  • Alternate Title: ProQuest Digital Microfilm
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=16656055

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Informe academico - about | terms of use - Indexing, full-text and images of Spanish-language magazines and pamphlets.
  • Coverage: 1994 - present
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=59566

Database available to authorized IU Bloomington users (on or off campus)
IngentaConnect - about | terms of use - An index to articles published in more than 29,000 English language journals covering all subjects.
  • Coverage: 1988 to present (varies)
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=126

Database available without restriction
- about | terms of use - The Indiana University Libraries' online catalog.
  • Coverage: Varies
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=38591

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Izvestiia Digital Archive - about | terms of use - Searchable full-text archive of the Soviet newspaper "Izvestiia" from the first issue published in 1917.
  • Coverage: 1917 to 2010
  • Alternate Title: Izvestiia
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=23530162

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Keesing's Online - about | terms of use - Keesing's Online is an authoritative monthly digest of worldwide political, diplomatic and economic affairs.
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=1904355

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- about | terms of use - Organized into 5 categories, LexisNexis includes articles from international newspapers, magazines, transcripts, legal research and medical journals.
  • Coverage: varies
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=145

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Los Angeles Times (ProQuest Historical Newspapers) - about | terms of use - The full text of the Los Angeles Times, with images of pages and articles; users can search and limit by date and article type.
  • Coverage: 1881-1987
  • Alternate Title: Historical Los Angeles Times
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=1051792

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Military and Intelligence Database - about | terms of use - Covers all aspects of military affairs.
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=14912754

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New York Times with Index - about | terms of use - Full text of New York Times articles from 1851 to the present, with a two year embargo period, plus searching using the Times Index 1851-1993.
  • Coverage: 1851 to the present, with a two year embargo period; Times Index advanced searching 1851-1993
  • Alternate Title: Historical New York Times with Index
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=16387274

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Newspaper Source - about | terms of use - Provides cover-to-cover indexing and abstracts for articles in six major newspapers beginning in January 1, 1995.
  • Coverage: 1995-
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=165

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Opposing Viewpoints in Context - about | terms of use - A social issues series for current coverage of hot topics; access viewpoint articles, topic overviews, statistics, and primary documents.
  • Coverage: New reference content is added on an ongoing basis, and new full-text periodical and newspaper articles are added every day.
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=59572

Database available to authorized IU Bloomington users (on or off campus)
ProQuest Historical Newspapers - about | terms of use - A database of historical newspapers from the United States.
  • Coverage: Varies by title
  • Alternate Title: Historical Newspapers
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=7328040

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Readers Guide Full Text Mega - about | terms of use - A database of articles from popular U.S. and Canadian periodicals on current events, news, popular culture and many other topics.
  • Coverage: Index and abstracts from 1983 to present; full text from 1994 to present.
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=6572988

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Television News Archive Indexes - about | terms of use - Indexes evening broadcasts from ABC, ABC Nightline, CBS, CNN, NBC and PBS. Online video is available for CNN news broadcasts from 1999 to the present. Videotape loans are available for a fee.
  • Coverage: 1968-present
  • Alternate Title: Vanderbilt Television News Archive
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=615309

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Times Digital Archive (The Times, London) - about | terms of use - The full text of The Times (London), images of pages and articles, search and limit by date and article type. Use Lexis-Nexis for 1986-today.
  • Coverage: 1785-1985
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=529092

Database available to authorized IU Bloomington users (on or off campus)
Times of India (ProQuest Historical Newspapers) - about | terms of use - Digitized full text of the world's most widely circulated English daily newspaper, originally published for English residents in India
  • Coverage: 1838-
  • Alternate Title: Historical Times of India
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=18720063

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TOPICSearch - about | terms of use - Current events database focusing on contemporary issues
  • Coverage: Varies by source; primarily 1998 to present
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=15440723

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Universal Database of Russian Newspapers - about | terms of use - Provides online access to over 800,000 articles from the Russian press in both English and Russian
  • Coverage: Varies
  • Alternate Title: UDB-Central newspapers
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=201

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Wall Street Journal - about | terms of use - Provides business and financial news coverage, personal and company profiles, feature reporting, special reports, and regular columns.
  • Coverage: 1983 to current
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=156618

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Washington Post (ProQuest Historical Newspapers) - about | terms of use - The full text of the Washington Post, with images of pages and articles; users can search and limit by date and article type.
  • Coverage: 1877-1994
  • Coverage: 3/1/2001 - Present
  • ISSN: 0148-2076
  • Collection: Ingenta Online Journals
  • Alternate Title: Historical Washington Post
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=1013726

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World News Connection - about | terms of use - World News Conenction is translated news from overseas sources.
  • Coverage: 1995 to present
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=11398945

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World News Digest - about | terms of use - Online version of Facts On File, a resource which provides summaries of domestic and international news.
  • Coverage: 1940 to the present
  • Alternate Title: Facts on File World News Digest
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=4741267

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World Newspaper Archive - about | terms of use - A collection of historical newspapers from around the globe.
  • Coverage: 19th century through the 1990's.
  • To link to this resource use: http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=7799346




last updated: 7/14/2009