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News Databases

Newspaper Source Plus
Cover to cover full text from 47 national & international newspapers as well as selective full text articles from 390 regional (U.S.) newspapers, and full text television & radio news transcripts.

Lexis Nexis Academic Universe
Full-text articles from a wide range of newspapers from around the world (including the New York Times, Washington Post, Los Angeles Times and the Guardian of London) plus business & other publications.

Historical New York Times
Searchable full text articles from the New York Times from 1851 to 2009.

Historical San Francisco Chronicle
Searchable full text articles from the San Francisco Chronicle from 1865 to 1922.

Ethnic NewsWatch
Articles from the ethnic, minority and native press.

California Digital Newspaper Collection
Full-text (digitized) of over 30 California newspapers from 1846 to the present

Google News Advanced Archive Search
Historical news archives. For free results only, in "Price" pull-down menu, select "no price".

CQ Researcher
Reports on news issues


News Websites

Major U.S. Newspapers:

Christian Science Monitor
Los Angeles Times
New York Times
San Francisco Chronicle / SF Gate
Washington Post

Major News Sites

Google News
National Public Radio - NPR

World Newspapers and Magazines:

Al Jazeera English website
BBC News
China Daily
The Economist
London Guardian Unlimited
London Telegraph
London Times
Reuters News
South China Morning Post (Hong Kong)
The Straits Times (Singapore)
Sydney Morning Herald (Australia)
Times of India

Alternative & Investigative News Sites:

ProPublica (investigative journalism)
Independent Media Center
Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting (FAIR)
Undercover Reporting: Deception for Journalism's Sake (About this database)

Local Independent/Investigative News Sites:

Bay Citizen
California Watch
SF Public Press
San Francisco Bay Area Independent Media Center

Directories of News Sites from around the World:

World Newspapers and Magazines
IPL Newspapers