Two global newspaper databases now available on a trial basis!


George C. Gordon Library

Global Newsstream enables users to search the most recent global news content – with archives that stretch back into the 1980s – from over 2,800 news sources including newspapers, newswires, news journals, transcripts, video, and digital-first content in full-text format. Global Newsstream provides one of the largest collections of news from the U.S., Canada, Europe, Africa, Asia, Latin America, and Australia. Global Newsstream incorporates the U.S. Newsstream, Canadian Newsstream, and International Newsstream databases.    Trial access, available through 10/31/2021 at


Newbank Access World News Research Collection includes current and archived news content from more than 12,000 sources spanning 200+ countries and territories across the following regions: 

  • Africa
  • Australia and New Zealand
  • Central America
  • Europe
  • Middle East
  • South America
  • United Kingdom and Ireland
  • United States and Canada

Find information on topics related to business and economics, careers, education, environmental studies, health, international studies, performing and fine arts, political science, social issues, sports, STEM and more from a variety of news media featuring newspapers, videos and web-only content. Local newspapers include the Boston Herald, Springfield Republican and Worcester Telegram & Gazette.        Trial access, available through 06/30/2022 at