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19th Century British Newspapers
National and regional newspapers, as well as those from both established country or university towns and the new industrial powerhouses of the manufacturing Midlands, as well as 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. The penny papers aimed at the working and clerical classes are also present in the collection.

Dates of Coverage: 1800s


19th Century U.S. Newspapers
Full text searchable articles representing most US states. Includes searchable page scans of the originals.

Dates of Coverage: 1800-1899


Academic Search Complete
Multidisciplinary - good for nearly all subjects. Scholarly and trade journals, popular magazines, newspapers, conference proceedings, book reviews, and more.

Access Newspaper Archive
Scanned newspapers from small- and medium-sized towns across the US covering a broad geographic range. 
African American Newspapers (1827-1998)
Provides online access to approximately 270 U.S. newspapers chronicling the African American experience.
 
Dates of Coverage: 1827-1998

 
Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers
A collection of freely accessible historical American newspapers from all regions of the United States, developed by the Library of Congress. 

Dates of coverage: 1836-1922

Cleveland News Index
Cleveland News Index provides citations to local news stories, feature articles and reviews from: Plain Dealer (1983-June 1999; Cleveland Magazine (1983- ); Northern Ohio Live (Sept. 1990- ); Ohio Magazine (1990- ). Includes obituaries since 1976.

Dates of Coverage: 1983- present and 1990-present

Eastview Universal Databases
Full-text files of over 30 of the most influential Russian newspapers are accessible online for browsing, searching and analyzing. Some 900-1000 new articles are added to the database daily. Over 800.000 articles are available to date.

Dates of Coverage: 1996-

Ethnic NewsWatch
Provides full-text coverage of newspapers, magazines and journals of the ethnic, minority and native press in America (some international coverage). Includes more than 400,000 full-text articles from 200 publications.
Factiva
Note: Only 3 Oberlin users at one time.
Includes 20,000+ full text global news and business sources, including newspapers, newswires, television and radio transcripts, numerous regional and industry publications, and photos from Reuters . Content comes from ~160 countries in 22 languages.
Foreign Broadcast Information Service (FBIS) Daily Reports (1941-1996)
Transcripts of foreign broadcasts and news translated into English; features stories selected by U.S. intelligence agencies for the use of policymakers.  Regions covered:  Middle East; Africa; South Asia; China; Latin America.

Hispanic American Newspapers (1808-1980)
Searchable full text of Spanish, English and bilingual newspapers published in Hispanic communities in the United States.
Index to Lorain County News, Oberlin Weekly News, and Oberlin News (1860-1940)
Citations to articles in local newspapers.

Dates of Coverage: 1860-1940

Index to the Oberlin Observer (1979-1998)
Citations to articles in the newsletter for Oberlin College faculty and staff.

Left Index
Complete guide to the diverse literature of the left, with an emphasis on political, economic, social and culturally engaged scholarship inside and outside academia. 
LexisNexis Academic
Provides access to a wide range of news, business, legal, medical, and reference information from nearly 5,000 sources, most of them available in full text. Includes newspapers, magazines, wire services, federal and state court opinions, federal and state statutes, federal regulations, and SEC filings. News information is updated daily and wire services several times daily.

 


Los Angeles Times (1881-1990)
Search for keywords or browse images of complete pages by date.

Dates of Coverage: 1881-1990
The New York Times (1851-2009)
Search by keywords or browse images of full pages by date.
Newspaper Source
Newspaper Source provides full text for 185 national (U.S.) and international newspapers, including Christian Science Monitor, USA Today, The Washington Post, The Washington Times, The Times (London), Toronto Star, etc. The database also contains selective full text for 392 regional (U.S.) newspapers. In addition, full-text television & radio news transcripts are provided from CBS News, CNN, CNN International, FOX News, NPR, etc.

 


Oberlin Evangelist (1838-1862)
Oberlin College newspaper through which President Charles G. Finney expressed his theology.

Oberlin Review (1874-1911 & 1939-1979)
Oberlin College student newspaper.

Plain Dealer (1845-1991)
Searchable full text access to the Cleveland newspaper from April 07, 1845 to May 31, 1991.




Readers' Guide Abstracts (1983 to date )
Citations and abstracts for periodical articles on all subjects.

Readers’ Guide Retrospective (1890-1982)
Citations for periodical articles on all subjects.

Times (London) Digital Archive (1785-2008)
Times of London Digital Archive allows browsing by date as well as keyword searching.

Dates of Coverage: 1785 - 2008
The Times of India (1838-2004)

Vanderbilt Television News Archive
Evening news broadcasts from ABC, CBS, and NBC (since 1968), an hour per day of CNN (since 1995) and Fox News (since 2004).



World News Connection (1995 - 2013)
Translations and transcripts of news stories from non-U.S. media sources including newspaper articles, conference proceedings, television and radio broadcasts, periodicals, and non-classified technical reports.  Coverage focuses on socioeconomic, political, scientific, technical, and environmental issues and events.

Dates of Coverage: 1995 - 2013
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