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Journalism: News on the Free Web

Guide to resources that support research in Journalism Studies.

Free News Resources Online

A number of websites combine news resources or offer news searches:

  • Google News - One of the more interesting news searches, Google News draws current headlines and presents the most popular on the main page.
  • Google News Archives - Contains newspapers digitized by Google, along with newspapers digitized elsewhere and crawled by Google, with coverage for many titles extending as far back as the early nineteenth century. U.S. newspapers make up the majority of the content, but international titles are also included, especially from Canada and Mexico. Use the advanced search to specify dates and newspaper titles.
  • Newseum - Displays today's front pages from more than 2,000 newspapers around the world.
  • Topix - Entertainment news about "celebrities, pop culture, the offbeat, health, current events, and more."
  • TVNewser - A blog about the TV news industry reporting on broadcast and cable TV news.

Local News

Area News