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Country Watch

Country Watchis an online resource database providing country information, news, and forecasts on 195 nation states around the globe. Key publications include the CountryReviews, an up-to-date series of publications for each country, including demographic, political, economic, business, cultural, and environmental information, and the CountryWire, which provides daily news coverage for every country in the world, and a significant news archive made up of compendium and regional news carriers.

Content includes:

  • full-text for more than 100 regional U.S. and Canadian business publications
  • full-text coverage dating back to 1990

Newsbank: Access World News

Access World News is a comprehensive news collection, ideal for exploring issues and events at the local, regional, national, and international levels.

Newsbank: America’s Historical Newspapers

America’s Historical Newspapers allows researchers to search via timeline or topic to easily find news articles covering topics in government, politics, social issues, culture, literature discoveries, inventions, and more from hundreds of primary sources.