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NewsBank, Inc.

NewsBank, Inc. provides access to the following news and resource links:

Access World News - International and Domestic Perspectives for Research Papers, Debate and Speech

This comprehensive news collection is ideal for exploring issues and events at the local, regional, national and international level. Its diverse source types include print and online-only newspapers, blogs, newswires, journals, broadcast transcripts and videos. Use it to explore a specific event or to compare a wide variety of viewpoints on topics such as politics, business, health, sports, cultural activities and people. Content is easily searched and sorted through an intuitive, map-based interface.

 America's Historical Newspapers (1690 - 2000)

Find news articles covering topics in government, politics, social issues, culture, literature discoveries, inventions and more from hundreds of primary sources . Search using either the timeline or topic search to easily find news and eyewitness accounts and pro/con articles of events, issues and daily life in the colonies or during the Revolutionary War, westward expansion, the Civil War, Reconstruction, industrialization, the Progressive Era, World War I, the Great Depression, Vietnam War, World War II, Civil Rights Movement, Cold War, globalization and other eras. Also included are illustrations, advertisements, classifieds, birth and marriage announcements, obituaries, stories about historic people and other articles exactly as they appeared in print .

ScienceSource Collection was designed to support today’s science curriculums. It offers easy access to thousands of article digests on life, earth, physical, medical, health and applied sciences that help clarify complex scientific concepts and provide important facts, ideas, results and conclusions from the original articles. The Collection includes encyclopedia entries that provide background information on diseases, the environment, mammals and physics as well as biographies of important scientists.


NewsBank KidsPage provides teachers resources they need that are fun and capture kids’ attention. These resources must also provide safe, appropriate information that’s easy to use. NewsBank KidsPage does all this and more, with Web-based access to articles from relevant, age-specific publications, many of which include photographs and images. Featuring a colorful interface to engage early learners with research and technology, KidsPage offers useful learning materials for all subject areas.