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Database Help: Access World News (Newsbank)


Newspapers: Complete full-text articles from local, regional, national, and international newspapers and magazines. Coverage varies.

Special Reports: Reports on

Maps: World, country and continent, region, and state maps availble in three views: political, physical, and black/white without text.

Full Text

All full text.

Database Access

Good to Know

Limited to 10 users at a time.

Search Tips

  • Click on Access World News to search all sources except News Magazines. You can narrow your search to just the United States sources by clicking on United States.
  • To search magazines only, click on America’s News Magazines.
  • Enclose terms in quotation marks to search for exact phrases: “personal computers”.
  • Connect search terms with AND: "personal computers" AND privacy. Use an asterisk (*) at the end of the root of a word to find all variants: environment* will find environments, environmental, environmentalist, etc.
  • Singular and plural forms of words are automatically searched: a search for child will also find children and vice versa.

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