News sources, Current, U.S.
Coverage: Reports dating back to 1923
Covers the most current and controversial issues of the day with summaries, pros and cons, bibliographies and more, with a United States focus. Includes
news covered in print issues of: Editorial research reports (1924-1986), Congressional quarterly's editorial research reports (1987-1991) and CQ researcher (1991-).
Full text articles from newspapers and periodicals published by the ethnic, minority and native press in the U.S.
Successor to Dow Jones News Service, Factiva provides access to global news and business information, including newspapers, same-day newswires, company
reports, and media programs. Usage info: Licensed for 4 simultaneous users. Access info: Historically Factiva only worked with IE version 5 or higher. Since then, several other browser options have been added.
Classroom Instruction (for training classes only)
Provides full-text documents from over 5,600 news, business, legal, medical, and reference publications, covering current news, business information, company
directories, federal and state laws, regulations, legal cases, etc.
Newspaper source (EBSCO)
Provides full text for more than 40 national (U.S.) and international newspapers, including USA Today, The Christian Science Monitor, The Washington Post,
The Times (London), The Toronto Star, etc. Selected full text for more than 200 regional (U.S.) newspapers, including The Boston Globe, The Chicago Tribune, The Detroit Free Press, The Miami Herald, The New York Daily News, The San Jose Mercury News, etc. Full text television & radio news transcripts provided from CBS News, FOX News, NPR, etc.
Television news archive
Coverage: 1968- (ABC, CBS, NBC); 1995- (CNN); 2004- (FoxNews)
Searchable archive of abstracts of news broadcasts from 1968 to present (ABC, CBS, NBC), 1995 to present (CNN), selected content from PBS and FOX News.
Selected online video content from CNN and NBC viewable with RealPlayer. Descriptive summaries of the Vanderbilt University collection of network television news programs and other news-related programming collected in its archive since August 5, 1968. Loan copies of videotapes in 3/4 inch U-matic & 1/2 inch VHS. format are available for a fee from the Archive.
Westlaw campus research
Online research service for news, business and law-related resources. Selected newspapers, newswires, trade journals, Hoover's company records, SEC filings,
law reviews and journals, the encyclopedia American Jurisprudence, and selected primary law sources.