Newsbank: Access World News Research Collection (Trial)


Access via Library Catalogue.
Trial ends: 30th April 2024.


Access World News Research Collection: Includes a combination of international, national, regional, and local news, supporting a diverse range of research needs across an array of academic disciplines. Covering current and archived news content (with backfiles beginning in the 1980s) from more than 14,200 sources spanning 200+ countries and territories across the following regions:

    • North America,
    • United Kingdom, Ireland, and Europe,
    • Australia and New Zealand,
  • Asia and Middle East,
  • Africa,
  • Central America, South America.

Access World News Research Collection delivers primary source information for academic research and coursework across the curriculum including history, political science, business and economics, health sciences, religion, communications and journalism, women’s studies, and more. Combining all formats in one interface: full-text articles, web-only content, PDF-image editions. Providing researchers with seamless access to deep, comprehensive local & international coverage.

NewsBank also has a series of introductory and how-to videos on its you tube channel.  Here are a few recommendations to help get you started:

  • NewsBank’s value for public libraries – video;
  • How to conduct a Basic Search – video.
  • How to narrow your search – video.

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