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News and Current Events

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New Featured Resource:


Silobreaker aggregates, indexes, and contextualizes articles from “tens of thousands of news sources around the world,” including new media and social media sources.


"Hot Topic" News/Blog Tools 

Behind The News: News And Other Useful Weblogs

BlogRunner - New York Times - sifts news blogs/lists top stories.

Books for Understanding Provides lists of books on current events.

CyberJournalist.net: J-Blog List

Google Blog Search

Journalist's Resources: Research on Today's News Topics

Megite - sifts news blogs/lists top stories.

Newser - collage of photos w/headlines & link to orig. news story.

Technorati - popular topics from blogosphere.

Tweetmeme - lists of trending topics from Twitter. 



Florida News

Florida Digital Newspaper Library

Florida Newspapers Onli

Interactive Bibliography (Florida newspaper web sites)

Newslink: Florida Newspapers



U.S. News


Newlink: Major Metropolitan Newspapers
Newsbank NewsLibrary Search print editions of over 1100 U.S. newspapers. Results provide first paragraph only, but includes dozens of newspapers available only through subscription services. Register to purchase full text.

Newslink: National Newspapers 



International News

Caribbean Newspaper Digital Library

News Directory

Refdesk.com: World Newspapers




Alternative News

World-Newspapers.Com: Alternative News Sources
JournalismNet: Alternative News Sources

News Portals

Google News

Headline Spot

Mondo Times Worldwide Media Guide

Newslink: Most-Linked-To Local News Sites By Type


Yahoo!News Full Coverage 


News Archives

AAPB American Archive of Public Broadcasting

Google Historical News Archive Search Articles related to a single story within a given time period are grouped together to allow users to see a broad perspective on the events. Search results include both content that is accessible to all users and content that requires access via the UF Libraries resources.

International News Archives On The Web

JournalismNet: U.S. Newspaper Archives Pages

NewspaperCat: Catalog of Digital Historical Newspapers NewspaperCat currently links to over 1000 full-text newspaper titles with a goal to include links to as many US and Caribbean newspapers with archival digital content as possible 

NewsBank NewsLibrary.com Searchable database of over 1400 newspapers, wire services and broadcast transcripts. Provides abstracts of articles, but requires payment for full text.

U.S. News Archives On The Web


Wire Services

AJR: News/Wire Services


Radio/Television/Podcasts Sites

C-SPAN Video Library

Listen Notes A Podcast Search Engine and Database

Newslink: U.S. Television Networks
Newslink: Radio Stations By State
Newslink: Non-U.S. Broadcast Networks


Miscellaneous Links 


Holiday Insights

Very different way to look at the news. Check it out!


ResourceShelf's Guide to Wireless "Mainstream" News Media Sources

TimeSpace: Washington Post

Today's Front Pages

University of Florida College of Journalism "News Wall"



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