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Business Wire News [Formerly Regional Business News]

Provides comprehensive full-text coverage for regional business publications, incorporating more than 80 business journals, newspapers and newswires from all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States.

Columbia International Affairs Online (CIAO)

A comprehensive source for theory and research in international affairs, with a wide range of resources including papers, occasional papers series from NGOs, foundation-funded research projects, proceedings from conferences, books, journals articles, and policy briefs.

Films on Demand (NEW)

Includes over 30,000 films of newsreels from the Films on Demand Master Academic collection and FMG Archival Films & Newsreels collection. The Master Academic collection includes films from many of the best producers including A&E, PBS, the BBC, National Geographic, ABC News, NBC News, CNBC, Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, HBO Documentary Films, MacNeil/Lehrer Productions, Open University, Bill Moyers, California Newsreel, Annenberg Learner, TED, Films for the Humanities & Sciences, and more. The Archival films and Newsreels collection includes films relating to U.S. cultural and social history and the evolution of everyday life in America, more than 2,800 clips and newsreels from the late 1800s onward, the series of newsreels produced by the U.S. Office of War Information during World War II, a series of seven- to 10-minute newsreels produced by Universal Studios that were released twice per week between 1929 and 1967, and many other historic recordings from multiple sources.

Hoosier State Chronicles (NEW)

Hoosier State Chronicles is operated by the Indiana State Library and funded by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act. It aims to provide free, online access to high quality digital images of Indiana's historic newspapers by digitizing the ISL collection, and assisting other organizations in making their collections digitally available.

McClatchy-Tribune Collection

Includes a 90-day archive of approximately 100 newspapers from the McClatchy-Tribune Information Services. The data is updated daily.

New York Times [Requires Account Activation] covers a variety of topics with quality and depth through breaking news articles, blogs, videos and interactive features. In addition, you will be able to share content on social networks, save articles of interest, subscribe to email newsletters and set up personalized alerts. Your access to is available from any location, on or off campus as well as through the mobile app.

To activate your account for free access to you will need to be on campus and connected to the Taylor network and visit Follow the instructions to create an account. Once activated, your account will provide access to from any location for one year, after which you can re-activate. You can change the information for your account once you have activated it.

Newspaper Source [Enhanced with Newspaper Source Plus]

Provides access to U.S. and international newspapers, along with many regional (U.S.) newspapers. You can also find full-text television & radio news transcripts are provided from CBS News, CNN, CNN International, FOX News, NPR, and others.

Newswires (NEW)

Provides close to real-time access to news from the following agencies: Associated Press, United Press International, PR Newswire, Xinhua, CNN Wire, and Business Wire. Possesses a 30-day archive.

Nexis Uni

Provides access to a variety of full-text sources, including world-wide newspapers, magazines, news wires, and trade journals. Also features government documents, state & federal laws and regulations, case law, company and industry information, reference directories and biographical sources. Strong coverage of current events and information.

Last revised September 27, 2016 - 07:38 AM