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World News Digest

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Facts on File World News Digest

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Database available to authorized IU Bloomington users (on or off campus) Database available to authorized IU Bloomington users (on or off campus)
Facts on File
1940 to the present
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World News Digest, 1940 to the present, provides summaries of world and domestic news stories.  It covers major political, social, and economic events, including elections, wars and conflicts, and government and civics information.  Maps and charts are included, as are graphs, historic photographs, and story indexes by decade, country, and topic. 

Number of Users:
unlimited simultaneous users
Resource Advocate:
Haynes, Anne
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IUB Library Subjects:
  • Good Behavior, Bad Behavior: Molecules to Morality Themester
  • Making War, Making Peace: Themester
  • Connectedness: Networks in a Complex World -- Themester
  • News & Current Events
  • Military Science
  • European Studies
  • Criminal Justice
  • Global Studies
  • Economics
  • Political Science
  • History

Library of Congress Subjects:

World Politics--20th Century--periodicals.
Foreign News--periodicals.
Geography-- Periodicals.
World Politics--20th century--databases.
Foreign News--databases.