Current Events/News Databases

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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:

  • more than 60 full-text national (U.S.) and international newspapers
  • more than 300 full-text regional (U.S.) newspapers

Newsbank: Access World News

  • Regional Business News provides full-text regional business publications for the United States and Canadian provinces. Users can search newspapers, magazines, and other resources from trusted news sources.
  • Content includes:
    • full-text for more than 100 regional U.S. and Canadian business publications
    • full-text coverage dating back to 1990