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This pathfinder is a starting point for your research. It will give you a jump-start to academic resources in both online and print formats. Ask a reference librarian for additional suggestions.


Web sites
ABYZ News Links
portal to online news sources from around the world;primarily composed of newspapers but also includes many broadcast stations, internet services, magazines, and press agencies
HeadlineSpot
guide to thousands of the best U.S. & international news resources on the web
News:Google Directory
well-organized subject directory of news web sites including links to colleges & universities, newspapers, television stations, and magazines & E-zines
Newslink
comprehensive national and international news resource, with 9,000 media links, online columns and special reports
Newspaper Megamall
variety of links to newspapers from the United States, Canada and other countries worldwide
Newspaperlinks.com
newspaper portal providing a comprehensive gateway to newspaper web sites around the world
Newspapers:Yahoo Directory
links to newspapers from countries around the world from the Yahoo Directory
Today's Front Pages
178 newspaper front pages from 25 countries;presented alphabetically
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See Evaluating A News Web Site,
tips from the Library at Widener University in Chester, Pennsylvania

Selected Books In The Oakton Library
Censored 2001:25 Years of Censored News and The Top Censored Stories of The Year
Call Number: PN4888.P6C46 (DP)

Going Live:Getting the News Right In a Real-time, Online World
Call Number: PN4784.T4S45 (RHC)

History Behind The Headlines:The Origins of Conflicts Worldwide (multi-volumes)
Call Number: REF D410.O44 (DP)


Journalism After September 11
Call Number: PN4853.J59 (DP)


Mass Media & American Politics
Call Number: HN90.M3G7 (DP)

The News About The News: Journalism in Peril
Call Number: PN4855.D64 (DP)

Television Histories:Shaping Collective Memory In The Media Age
Call Number: PN1992.56.T45 (DP)

Magazines, Journals and Newspapers
Search Expanded Academic ASAP, an online periodical index, for magazine, journal and newspaper articles about news topics. Many of these articles will be full text and can be sent to your e-mail account. You can search this index from any computer on campus. For off campus access, follow the directions below.
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To access Expanded Academic ASAP off campus, ID number is 23211 immediately followed by your social security number. (example: 23211xxxxxxxxx)

Tip
For an interesting perspective, compare coverage of the same news event from several different sources including international newspapers.

Note
This pathfinder is a starting point for your research. It will give you a jump-start to academic resources in both online and print formats. Ask a reference librarian for additional suggestions.

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