News Sources: Find International Sources

International Sources

  • AllAfrica.com
    Posting over 700 stories daily in English and French and offering a diversity of multi-lingual streaming programming as well as a 400.000-article searchable archive (which includes the archive of Africa News Service dating from 1997). Fully accessible ONLY on campus.
  • EastView Universal Databases
    Full text in-depth information from Russia and the former Soviet Union. Resources include newspapers, newswires, popular and scholarly periodicals, and government documents.
  • Emerging Markets Information Service (EMIS)
    Full-text news, financial and economic information on emerging market countries in Latin America, Central & Eastern Europe, East, South and Southeast Asia, Southeast Europe, Central Asia and Caucasus, Africa and Middle East.
  • Latin American Newsstand
    Full-text of Latin-American newspapers and newswires covering international and Latin-American regional topics.
  • Mideastwire.com
    Daily email newsletter of concise, translated briefs covering some of the key political, cultural, economic and opinion pieces appearing via the print, radio and television media of the 22 Arab countries, Iran and the Arab Diaspora.

Traslation Services

  • Current Digest of the Russian Press
    Russian-language press materials,  translated into English. Available via the EastView universal databases.
  • Foreign Broadcast Information Service (FBIS) Daily Reports
    Full-text translations of foreign news media from all over the world, covering 1974-1996. For coverage 1996-present, see World News Connection below.
  • Mideastwire
    Offers a daily newsletter of translated briefs covering some of the key political, cultural, economic and opinion pieces appearing via the print, radio and television media of the 22 Arab countries, Iran and the Arab Diaspora.
  • World News Connection
    Full-text summaries and translations into English of newspaper articles, conference proceedings, radio and television broadcasts, periodicals, non-classified technical reports and local media sources from around the world. Specializes in socioeconomic, political, scientific, technical, and environmental issues and events. Coverage is 1996-present.

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