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Academic Search Complete (EBSCO)
Index and full-text source for scholarly journals and magazines ...
Access World News (NewsBank)
Provides full-text for over 600 U.S. and over 700 international news sources.
Provides streaming access to African television stations.Aims to provide coverage on current events in Africa through African voices.
Attacks on the Press
Attacks on the Press is an annual survey by the Committee to Protect Journalists. It recounts incidences around the world where journalists were attacked, killed, or imprisoned.
Location: Carrier Stacks
, PN4751 .A88
BBC Academy - College of Journalism
BBC Academy (BBC CoJo) is an online journalism resource with articles, videos, and discussions about ethics, values, laws, and skill sets in the world of journalism.
Checkpoint (Thomson Reuters)
Content includes federal and state technical codes and regulations, court cases, tax tables and rates, and tax planning libraries.
CQ Almanac (CQ Press)
The CQ Almanac brings together over sixty years of congressional reporting...
CQ Press Electronic Library (SAGE)
Searches subscribed CQ Press reference works and historical documents.
CQ Press Researcher Plus Archive (CQ Press)
Full text reports on current and controversial issues in U.S. politics, health care, education, economics...
CQ Weekly (CQ Press)
In-depth reports on current issues facing the U.S. Congress, Senate, and House of Representatives. A complete wrap up on the week’s news...
Current News Topics from Access World News (NewsBank)
Need quick info for a current events paper? Find full-text news organized by the most current topics.
Disability in the Modern World (Alexander Street Press)
According to the World Bank, one person in seven experiences disability, yet the story of this community and its contributions is largely absent from the scholarly record. Disability in the Modern World: History of a Social Movement is an online collection that fills the gap, with a set of resources in a wide range of disciplines from media studies to philosophy. At completion, Disability in the Modern World will include 150,000 pages of primary sources, supporting materials, and archives, along with 125 hours of video.
Ethnic NewsWatch (ProQuest)
Full text and indexing for ethnic, minority, and international newspapers and magazines...
Factiva (Dow Jones)
Gateway to business resources including full text periodicals, news photographs, company reports, and financial data.
Facts.com Reference Suite (Facts On File News Services)
Facts and overviews of historic events and issues since 1940.
Provides analysis of pressing issues faced by today's world leaders.
Issues & Controversies (Facts On File News Services)
Full text analysis of opposing viewpoints for more than 600 controversial topics in the news...
Contains several full-text databases: current news, laws and legislation, business and company information and more...
Opposing Viewpoints In Context (Gale)
Contains secondary and primary sources discussing today's social issues.
Vanderbilt Television News Archive
The latest version of RealPlayer required to view videos.
Streaming video of news from NBC (1968 to date) and CNN (1995 to date) plus indexing of television network news from all the major networks, 1968 to date.
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