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26 databases found for: News X

The largest single collection of 17th and 18th century English news media available from the British Library, this primary sources database includes more than 1,000 pamphlets, proclamations, newsbooks and newspapers from the period. The collection charts the development of the newspaper as we now know it, beginning with irregularly published transcriptions of Parliamentary debates and proclamations to coffee house newsbooks, finally arriving at newspaper in its current form.

Searchable full text of full runs of newspapers specially selected by the British Library to best represent nineteenth-century Britain. This primary sources collection includes national and regional newspapers, as well as newspapers from: established country or university towns; the new industrial powerhouses of the manufacturing Midlands; and Scotland, Ireland and Wales. Special attention was paid to include newspapers that helped lead particular political or social movements such as Reform, Chartism, and Home Rule. Penny papers aimed at the working and clerical classes are also included.

Contains issues from nearly 400 nineteenth century American newspapers, drawn from a range of urban and rural regions. This primary sources collection encompasses the entire 19th century, with an emphasis on such topics as the American Civil War, African-American culture and history, Western migration and Antebellum-era life among other subjects.

A fully cross-searchable gateway to Black Studies including scholarly essays, recent periodicals, historical newspaper articles, reference books, and much more. It combines essential resources for research and teaching in Black Studies, including The Schomburg Studies on the Black Experience, Index to Black Periodicals Full Text, Black Literature Index, and the Chicago Defender historical newspaper from 1910-1975.

Coverage:
1933 to the present, but varies by title

Includes content from a broad range of Canadian sources including scholarly journals, magazines, reports, news, radio & television transcripts and dissertations. Useful for research on hundreds of topics in the fields of business, science and technology, medicine, humanities and the arts.

Coverage:
1980 to the present; selected full text 1983 to present.

Articles from key Canadian journals, magazines and newspapers. Multidisciplinary database with selected full-text.

Coverage:
1843 to 2015

For over 170 years, The Economist has published timely reporting, concise commentary and comprehensive analysis of global news every week. It covers the world's political, business, scientific, technological and cultural developments and the connections between them. Included in the archive are full-colour images, covers, advertisements, multiple search indexes, and the facility to browse each and every issue from 1843 to 2015.

The most recent issues of The Economist are available in print and online via several Gale and ProQuest databases

Coverage:
1970s to the present; dates vary by publication

A multi-disciplinary database that provides access to current and archived news, business and company information worldwide. The database contains content from more than 31,000 sources from 200 countries in 26 languages.

Number of Simultaneous Users:

6

Search across Gale's primary source databases, including Eighteenth Century Collections Online (ECCO), with links to additional content from ProQuest's Early English Books (EEBO).  Individual databases can also be explored separately or in combination.

  • 17th and 18th Century Burney Collection
  • 17th and 18th Century Nichols Newspapers Collection
  • 19th Century U.K. Periodicals
  • Archives Unbound
  • Archives of Sexuality and Gender: LGBTQ History and Culture Since 1940
  • British Library Newspapers: I-V
  • The Economist Historical Archive
  • Eighteenth Century Collections Online (ECCO)
  • Indigenous Peoples: North America
  • Nineteenth Century Collections Online, I-IV
  • Nineteenth Century U.S. Newspapers
  • The Sunday Times Digital Archive
  • The Times Digital Archive
  • Times Literary Supplement Digital Archive
Coverage:
1844 to 4 years ago

Online full-page newspaper archive of The Globe & Mail which includes all the stories, plus thousands of images, advertisements, classifieds, political cartoons, births and deaths from Canada's national newspaper, dating back to the pre-confederation era.

Coverage:
1791 to 2003

The Guardian (1821-2003) and its sister paper, The Observer (1791-2003) provide access to facts, firsthand accounts, and opinions of the day about the most significant political, business, sports, literary, and entertainment events from the past two centuries. Originally known as the Manchester Guardian, it was a Saturday-only paper until the newspaper stamp duty was repealed in 1855. The Observer, the world’s oldest Sunday paper, was first published in 1791. 

Coverage:
January 1, 2011 to 3 months ago

Search or browse issues (full page images) of the Montreal Gazette from January 1, 2011 to 3 months ago.

Coverage:
January 1, 2011 to 3 months ago

Search or browse issues (full page images) of the National Post from January 1, 2011 to 3 months ago.

Coverage:
1851 to the present; Recent covers January 1, 2008 to 3 months ago; Historical covers 1851-2014

Provides full page and article images with searchable fulltext back to the first issue. Includes digital reproductions providing access to every page from every available issue.

Coverage:
1841 to 1962

Useful for researching key events of the 19th and 20th centuries, from pre-Civil War tensions and U.S. internationalism to the fight for women’s rights and the completion of the Panama Canal. In addition to politics and reform, this newspaper also reports on the arts, New York society, sports, business, finance, and more.

Coverage:
1970s to the present; dates vary by publication

Provides full-text access to a wide range of news, business, legal, and reference information, including hundreds of international newspapers, legal and business publications, wire services, broadcast media transcripts, and trade/news magazines.

Coverage:
1839 to1949, varies by title

Includes digitized New Zealand  and Pacific newspapers from the 19th and 20th centuries.  

Coverage:
1790s to 3 months ago, but date varies by publication; most recent issues are not included

Browse or search the following newspapers: Globe and Mail, Montreal Gazette, National Post, New York Times, Toronto Star, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post and Vancouver Sun.

Provides indexing and selected full text for 80 business journals, newspapers and newswires from metropolitan and rural areas within the United States.

Coverage:
1968 to the present

The world's most available, extensive and complete archive of television news. Since 1968, the Archive has consistently recorded, indexed, and preserved network television news for research, review, and study. NOTE: Television clips are not available online;  the site only indexes and asbstracts televsion news.

Coverage:
1785 to 2013, varies by title | The Times, 1785 to 2012 | The Sunday Times, 1822 to 2006 | Times Literary Supplement (TLS), 1902 to 2014

Provides full page and article images with searchable full text of cover-to cover issues of the Times of London including illustrations, birth notices, obituaries, classifieds, editorials, book reviews, and more.

Number of Simultaneous Users:

2

Coverage:
January 1, 2010 to 3 months ago

Search or browse issues (full page images) of the Toronto Star from January 1, 2010 to 3 months ago.

Coverage:
January 1, 2011 to current

Search or browse issues (full page images) of the Vancouver Sun from January 1, 2011 to 3 months ago.

Coverage:
1889 to the present | Recent covers January 1, 2008 to 3 months ago | Historical covers July 8, 1889 to 17 years ago

Full page and article images with searchable full text back to the first issue. Includes digital reproductions providing access to every page from every available issue.

Coverage:
1877 to the present | Recent covers January 1, 2008 to 3 months ago | Historical covers December 6, 1877 to 17 years ago

Full page and article images with searchable full text back to the first issue. Includes digital reproductions providing access to every page from every available issue.

Coverage:
1800 to 1922; varies by title

Provides three collections of nineteenth and early twentieth-century  newspapers from Latin America, Africa, and Southeast Asia.  This primary sources collection facilitates the study of regional history, including colonialization.

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