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The Hulbert Taft, Jr. Library
CHINA IN THE NEWS
DATABASES WITH COUNTRY INFORMATION, including current news
CountryWatch has the latest news and information including demographic, political, economic, business, cultural, and environmental information.
- For the latest news, click on Current Events or Intelligence Zone in the menu bar, choose Country Wire, and select China from the drop-down list.
- For the country profile, click on Intelligence Zone in the menu bar, select Country Reviews and then choose China from the drop-down list.
Gale in Context: Global Issues in Context integrates a variety of resources including viewpoint articles, reference, news, videos, and more.
- Search China in the main search bar or select China from the category Countries and Territories.
NEWS and PERIODICAL DATABASES
- Always limit your search to the date range relevant to the topic area you are researching
- Look for document-type limiters that may improve your results, such as article, commentary, editorial, front page / cover story, letter to the editor, etc
ABI/INFORM Collection This link opens in a new window
The collection features thousands of full-text journals, dissertations, working papers, key business and economics periodicals, such as The Economist (online and print to current date) and the Wall Street Journal (online and print to current date). TIP: To limit to either of these specific sources, you can do a Publications search for "The Economist" or "Wall Street Journal" (in quotation marks). NOTE: Citations can be exported to NoodleTools.
Academic Search Complete This link opens in a new window
Ebsco's largest periodicals database provides access to thousands of magazines and journals in all disciplines, including
(1993-current) and Foreign Affairs
Citations can be exported to NoodlleTools.
Access World News -- Historical and Current This link opens in a new window
Search thousands of credible, global news sources from more than 200 countries and territories, including the South China Post
(online and print to current date) TIPS:
To search SCP exclusively, click on A-Z Source List in the blue menu bar.
Citations can be exported to NoodleTools. For a list of suggested topics, click here.
U.S. Major Dailies (1980s to Present) This link opens in a new window
Provides full-text access to five major U.S. newspapers: Chicago Tribune (1985-present), Los Angeles Times (1985-present), New York Times (1980-present), Wall Street Journal (1984-present), Washington Post (1987-present).
NOTE: Citations can be exported to NoodleTools.
RELIABLE WEBSITES FOR CURRENT NEWS
The websites below are considered to be reputable news sources by media bias and factual reporting services such as MediaBiasFactCheck and Ad Fontes Media. None has a paywall that limits access.
Associated Press (AP): China
The Associated Press is an independent global news organization dedicated to factual reporting.
Reuters is a global news agency that was founded nearly 170 years ago. Our journalists work all over the world and are guided by the Trust Principles, which state that Reuters must report the news with integrity, independence, and freedom from bias.
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