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Access World News: Research Collection

Access World News: Research Collection

Publisher: NewsBank Inc

Provides over 11,000 international news sources. Provides information and perspectives from 600+ US and 500+ International sources, each with its own distinctive focus offering diverse viewpoints on local, regional and world issues, all translated into English. Never before could researchers pinpoint information so easily for one source or country, or any combination specified by the user. Researchers will enjoy unprecedented access to global news and perspectives. English language articles provide unique regional perspectives and news from 100s of international newspapers, wire services, news agencies. Prices are based on the number of full time students for Educational establishments, and provide unlimited user access. Access available by IP address or username and password, also mobile optimised, to work on mobile devices.



Please contact us for prices and full content list. FREE TRIAL: this database is available on 30 day FREE TRIAL, simply click on the Free Trial option below and ensure you include your email address on the order form.

Format: Online
Key stage: 3, 4
Age range: 11-19

Ref: ACC-991706-00 Access World News Annual Subscription : please contact us for prices
Ref: ACC-991706-01 Access World News Annual Subscription : 30 day FREE TRIAL
Economist Online for Schools

Economist Online for Schools

Publisher: The Economist

A dry title for a fascinating thought provoking weekly online publication - a great resource for schools. "But The Economist is all about economics" No it's not. The Economist covers politics, business, culture, science and much much more. It takes the important topics shaping our world and writes about them in ways that are distinctive and clear.

Some recent articles:
- What to do about Britain's house prices
- If the French ran America
- Europe's insane climate policies
- A brief history of hotels
- The rise of mixed race Britain
- Crackdown in Ukraine
- China's film industry


A subscription to economist.com gives your school IP Address access to:
- the full text of The Economist each week (51 issues) - 24 hours ahead of the printed version
- easy searching across an archive of information that goes back to 1997
- unlimited user access for your students and teachers to the must-read weekly newspaper
- access to BLOGS, with the ability to comment and 'interact' with other readers
- access to The Economist multimedia library including video interviews of top executives and worldwide leaders
- the online site includes more content than the printed edition

Look at this list of topics - they have all been covered by The Economist:
- Globalisation versus localism
- China's space programme
- Why multinationals are like drug dealers
- What currency speculators can learn from the price of a Big Mac?
- Bacteria that make you fat
- Dead celebrities including junkies, astronauts and Playboy bunnies

Access only available via IP Address.

Format: Online
Key stage: 3, 4, 5
Age range: 13-16+

Ref: ECO-992068-00 Economist Online for Schools : Annual Subscription Price: 275.00
(Excluding VAT at 20%)
New Scientist

New Scientist

Publisher: New Scientist

Continually expanding library of information on key scientific and technological developments of our time. Includes every article, story and graphic published in New Scientist magazine since 1989. It is updated weekly and is fully searchable, with download and print facilities. Designed to meet the needs of schools, libraries, teachers, students and researchers. New Scientist has been at the cutting edge of science and technology since 1956.

With correspondents based in every corner of the globe, no other science magazine can match it's worldwide reach. Offers unbeatable depth of analysis. Editorial team holds 14 doctorates in subjects from astrophysics and marine biology to neuroscience and ecology, making their network of writers and editors the most authoritative in the field of science writing today. Available on the web on an annual subscription basis with access managed by IP address or user name and password, providing unlimited user access.

MAGAZINE Subscription also available. Published weekly (51 issues a year).

Format: Online, Print
Key stage: 3, 4
Age range: 11-16+

Ref: NEW-510342-00 New Scientist : Schools, FE Colleges & Charities/Non-Profit - Annual Subscription Price: 650.00
(Excluding VAT at 20%)
Ref: NEW-510342-01 New Scientist : Universities, HE Colleges, Public Libraries, Public Sector - POA
Ref: NEW-510342-028 New Scientist : Corporations & Government - Annual Subscription - POA
Ref: NEW-510342-09 New Scientist Magazine : Print Magazine - UK Annual Subscription Price: 162.00
NewsBank Historical Primary Sources

NewsBank Historical Primary Sources

Publisher: NewsBank Inc

From the renowned news publisher NewsBank, this is a unique collection of 15 primary sources for teaching and learning. Contains copies of actual source documents. Engage students through the use of Historical Primary Sources.

African American Newspapers Series 1 and 2
Comprehensive collection provides students with insight into the culture and contributions of African Americans across 150 years of US history. Its primary source newspaper coverage offers historical context to the African American experience and enables educators to seamlessly integrate non-fiction reading into their curriculum. Spans the Antebellum South, growth of the Black church, Jim Crow Era, Great Migration, Harlem Renaissance, Civil Rights movement through political and economic empowerment etc. Delivers differing viewpoints that students can compare and contrast. Includes newspapers from 1827 to 1998 from 35 states including the Freedom's Journal (NY) - the first African American newspaper published in the U.S.

African Newspapers 1800-1922
This groundbreaking online collection provides more than 60 searchable African newspapers published in the 19th and early 20th centuries. Featuring English and foreign-language titles from Angola, Ghana, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Sao Tome and Principe, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe. African Newspapers offers unparalleled coverage of the issues and events that shaped the continent and its peoples between 1800 and 1922. Created in partnership with the Center for Research Libraries and its contributing members. Wide-ranging coverage of the issues and events that shaped the continent and its peoples.

American Broadsides and Ephemera 1760-1876
Built in partnership with the American Antiquarian Society. This full-color digital edition offers fully searchable facsimiles of 15,000 broadsides printed between 1820 and 1900 and 15,000 pieces of ephemera printed between 1749 and 1900. Featuring documents produced locally across the country, these rare items vividly capture the daily lives of earlier Americans in a way that no other material can. Many are graphically stunning in contrast to most printed items of the time. A uniquely powerful American history resource for visual teaching and learning. Colorful political notices, confessions, songs, menus, advertisements, and much more.

American Civil War Collection 1860-1922
Features more than 13,500 works published between 1860 and 1922, this fully searchable collection offers printed items addressing all facets of the Civil War-one of the most pivotal events in American history-and its aftermath. These diverse materials, all filmed in full-resolution color, include broadsides, lithographs, maps, books, pamphlets, photographs, political cartoons, stereographs, and more. Coverage extends throughout the Civil War and well beyond into the critical postwar period, a time in which modern interpretations of the conflict began to take shape. Covers cultural, economic, military, political, and social aspects of America's deadliest war.

American Race Relations: Global Perspectives 1941-1996
As America transitioned from the Jim Crow era to the Civil Rights movement and beyond, the rest of the world paid close attention. This is the only comprehensive collection covering these foreign reactions to America's racial struggles in the mid-20th century. In addition to providing unique viewpoints on America's fight for racial justice, this fully searchable online collection also offers rare insight into race relations in Latin America, Europe, Africa and Asia. The only fully searchable digital archive covering foreign perspectives of American racial issues in the mid-20th century. A wealth of unique primary source documents on racial justice from around the world. New insight into many of the most important historical events and movements of the last hundred years.

Apartheid: Global Perspectives 1946-1996
Apartheid, the Afrikaans word for "apartness," defined life in South Africa in the mid-20th century. As white colonists systematically stripped away the rights of Native Africans, the effects of their actions seeped through South Africa, reverberating throughout the continent and the world. This fully searchable digitized collection contains thousands of translated news broadcasts and publications, written by both the people who experienced apartheid and those around the world who watched, reacted to and analyzed it. A uniquely international survey of the effects of apartheid on South Africa and the world. A wealth of insight for numerous academic disciplines.

Black Authors 1556-1922
Created from the renowned holdings of the Library Company of Philadelphia, it is the most complete and compelling collection of its kind. It offers more than 550 fully catalogued and searchable works by black authors from the Americas, Europe and Africa, expertly compiled by the curators of the Afro-Americana Imprints collection, the largest existing collection of its kind. Found within are wide-ranging genres, including personal narratives, autobiographies, histories, expedition reports, military reports, novels, essays, poems and musical compositions.

Cold War: Global Perspectives on East-West Tensions 1945-1991
From the end of World War II to the early 1990s, the Cold War was the central driving force in global politics. In addition to nuclear arms races and shifting military alliances, the Cold War years had a critical impact on many of today's most intriguing research topics, from technology to terrorism, immigration to international politics. No other resource brings together primary source documents from around the world to shed new light on this crucial period in world history. An invaluable collection of international primary source documents on the Cold War. Useful for a breadth of research that goes far beyond the Cold War itself.

Foreign Broadcast Information Service (FBIS)
Has been the United States' principal historical record of political open source intelligence for more than half a century, and is an indispensable source for insights into decades of turbulent world history. The original mission of the FBIS was to monitor, record, transcribe and translate intercepted radio broadcasts from foreign governments, official news services, and clandestine broadcasts from occupied territories. Accordingly, it provides a wealth of information from all countries outside of the United States - from Afghanistan to Zimbabwe. A unique 20th-century archive for students studying political science and world history. Helps researchers develop a layered understanding of the Cold War, the Soviet Union, China, the Middle East and Latin America.

Hispanic American Newspapers 1808-1980
Represents the single largest compilation of Spanish-language newspapers printed in the U.S. during the 19th and 20th centuries. The distinctive collection features hundreds of Hispanic American newspapers, including many long scattered and forgotten titles published in the 19th century. It is based on the "Recovering the U.S. Hispanic Literary Heritage Project," a national research effort directed by Nicolás Kanellos, Brown Foundation Professor of Hispanic Studies at the University of Houston. Offers unabridged voices, ranging from intellectuals and literary notables to politicians, union organizers and grassroots figures.

Immigrations, Migrations and Refugees: Global Perspectives 1941-1996
This resource provides a wide-ranging perspective on human migration that stretch far beyond the borders of the United States. This fully searchable digital archive includes firsthand accounts from reputable sources around the world, covering such important events as post- World War II Jewish resettlement, South African apartheid, Latin American migrations to the United States and much more. An invaluable tool for researching one of the most gripping subjects of our time. Firsthand reports and global analysis not available anywhere else that support a wide range of academic disciplines.

Latin American Newspapers 1805-1922
Offers unprecedented coverage of the people, issues and events that shaped this vital region during the 19th and early 20th centuries. Featuring more than 280 newspapers from Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Cuba, Guatemala, Mexico, Peru, Venezuela and a dozen other countries, these resources provide a wide range of viewpoints from diverse Latin American cultures. Latin American Newspapers chronicles the evolution of Latin America over two centuries through eyewitness reporting, editorials, legislative information, letters, poetry, advertisements, obituaries and other items.

Middle East and North Africa: Global Perspectives 1958-1994
For anyone seeking to understand one of the world's most complex, volatile and internationally significant regions this is an indispensable resource. This fully searchable online archive offers firsthand reporting and deep analysis on important issues and historic events from Morocco to Egypt to Afghanistan. And with unique content not available anywhere else, it allows researchers unprecedented opportunities to delve into the cultural, economic and political forces that are integral to an array of interdisciplinary topics. Firsthand reporting and deep analysis on global and regional issues. A critical resource for 20th-century global studies, with widespread interdisciplinary applications.

Rand Daily Mail, The
Published daily in Johannesburg from 1902-1985, is a critically important title that pioneered popular journalism in South Africa. It is renowned today for being the first newspaper to openly oppose apartheid and contribute to its downfall. Acclaimed 20th-century newspaper contains a wealth of unique perspectives on South Africa and the African continent. First newspaper to openly oppose apartheid and contribute to its downfall.

South Asian Newspapers
Is a one-of-a-kind collection that provides online access to a select group of South Asian newspapers from the 19th and early 20th centuries. Featuring English-, Gujarati- and Bengali-language papers published in India, in the regions of the Sub-continent that now comprise Pakistan, and in Ceylon (now Sri Lanka), South Asian Newspapers offers extensive coverage of the people, issues and events that shaped the Indian Subcontinent between 1864 and 1922. Created in partnership with the Center for Research Libraries and its contributing members. Opportunities for fresh insights into South Asian history, politics, culture and daily life.

Annual subscription prices are based on the number of Full Time Students (FTEs) - contact us now with your FTE count so that we can quote. Subscriptions provide unlimited user access at school and remote access.

Format: Online
Key stage: 3, 4, 5+
Age range: 11-19

Ref: NEW-992082-00 NewsBank Historical Primary Sources - prices available on request
NewsBank Newspapers

NewsBank Newspapers

Publisher: NewsBank Inc

NewsBank provides Local, Regional, UK National and International newspapers in English. There are now six different Newspaper Collections available that will suit all requirements and budgets. From the smallest collection of UK National Student Edition which includes 7 UK Nationals (including Sunday equivalents), to the largest collection, Access World News, offering worldwide coverage from over 4000 news sources.

Ideal for all Secondary, High, International Baccalaureate Schools and Sixth Form colleges. Newspapers are truly cross curricular covering Citizenship, Economics, Environment, History, PSHE, Sport, World Affairs and much more. NewsBank helps improve the IT and research skills students will need in further and higher education.

" Find a Topic"
This new feature allows users to easily search news articles by Topic such as Business & Economics, Education, Environment, Health, International Issues, Jobs & Careers, Leisure Activities, People, Politics & Government, Social Issues, Sports, Technology (may be subject to change).

Each Topic lists subjects within the topic, and once selected, will search across all the Newspapers subscribed to by Headline and Keyword Search for articles of over 500 words, ensuring the search results are Articles on your chosen subject, not just references to the subject. An ideal tool for homework, special projects, discussion groups etc.

NewsBank includes:
Archives - 24 years of archive coverage from 1991
Special Reports - provide great ideas for classroom and homework projects on subjects such as Science & Health, Places
Hot Topics - takes students to what's making the news such as Crime, Sports, the Environment, Technology and much more
World Atlas - helps students place the stories that they find

NewsBank features:
Unlimited user access - for students and teachers throughout the school and from home, excellent for homework projects
Currency - daily updates keep researchers in touch with developing events and issues
Full-text - each newspaper article includes the full-texts of all stories
Easy Searching - by basic or advanced keywords or of individual, multiple newspapers or the entire collection simultaneously
Search Results - include the first paragraph of each article, not just the headline
Compare - headline priorities, perspectives and writing styles between newspapers
An invaluable research tool - newspaper archives are the most widely used resource in libraries, they cover virtually all topics, and archived newspaper content is ideal for tracking issues and trends. Coverage: statistics, verbatim quotes, facts, analysis, historical perspectives, obituaries etc. Also cover current issues and events in a simple "Who, What, When, Why, Where and How" format
Access available by IP address or username and password, also mobile optimised, to work on mobile devices.

All Six NewsBank Collections include the following Newspapers (contact us for title lists for each Collection):
Daily Mail: Business Coverage
Daily Mirror & Sunday Mirror
Daily Telegraph & Sunday Telegraph
Express & Express on Sunday
Guardian & Observer
Independent & Independent on Sunday
Times & Sunday Times

UK National Student Edition
The smallest and most cost effective Collection which includes just the 7 Newspapers listed above

UK Custom News: UK Collection
Includes approximately 100 titles, made up of 18 Nationals and 82 Regionals, including the 7 Newspapers listed above PLUS the Financial Times (30 day embargo)

UK Custom News: Scotland Collection
Includes approximately 111 titles, made up of 11 Nationals and 100 Regionals, including the 7 Newspapers listed above PLUS the Financial Times (30 day embargo)

Access England
Includes approximately 615 titles, made up of 22 Nationals and 593 Regionals, including the 7 Newspapers listed above PLUS the Financial Times (30 day embargo)

Access UK & Ireland
Includes approximately 866 titles, made up of 18 Nationals and 848 Regionals, including the 7 Newspapers listed above PLUS the Financial Times (30 day embargo)

Access World News: Research Collection
Over 11,000 news sources including all newspapers from all of the other UK Collections PLUS thousands more

A few endorsements from NewsBank subscribers:

"We have subscribed to Newsbank Newspapers for many years and it is a resource used across the school particularly by the Headmaster, English Department and sixth formers doing their EPQ. It is reliable, user friendly and broadly useful for information searching in a way that is difficult to match with other online products on the market"
Librarian, Nottingham High School

"Newsbank allows our students to access and search the breadth of national newspapers, and luckily for us our local newspaper too. It supports them in their wider research which is a critical part of their studies especially at Post 16"
Thomas Deacon Academy

"If I could have only one on-line resource, Newsbank would be it. I could not manage without it"
Librarian, Haileybury

Suggestions for promoting Online resources, Librarian, Roedean
"Recently I've been promoting our online resources in general via posters for each subject area. I list the online resources including Newsbank on the poster and give subject departments a copy of the poster for their classrooms. On the poster is a QR code, which when scanned, allows the girls to access the electronic version of the poster on our school intranet via their phones/iPads so they can just click on the links. We always have a link to Newsbank on our library catalogue web page, which is accessible via the school intranet"

Prices for Educational establishments are based on the number full time students (FTEs), and provide unlimited user access at a single site, plus remote access for use from home.

FREE TRIAL: this database is available on 30 day FREE TRIAL, simply click on the Free Trial option below and ensure you include your email address on the order form.

Format: Online
Key stage: 3, 4, 5
Age range: 11-19

Ref: NEW-991482-00 NewsBank Newspapers: UK National Student Edition - please contact us for prices
Ref: NEW-991482-01 NewsBank Newspapers: UK Custom News Collection - please contact us for prices
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Ref: NEW-991482-03 NewsBank Newspapers: Access England - please contact us for prices
Ref: NEW-991482-04 NewsBank Newspapers: Access UK & Ireland - please contact us for prices
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Philip Allan Magazines Online Archive

Philip Allan Magazines Online Archive

Publisher: Hodder Education

Information for students who want the very best grades - Philip Allan Magazines Online Archives provide teachers and 16 - 19 year old students with access to up to 17 years of back issues to these highly-regarded resources. The magazines include specially written articles by experts in their fields adding depth and breadth to the topics being studied. Ideal for students researching specific topics, revising and teachers preparing lessons. The Archives offer in-depth study of a range of subjects at A/AS level, Scottish Highers, International Baccalaureate, and the Cambridge International Examinations. They also provide excellent preparation for successful university applications. Special features and some more reasons why 95% of top performing schools use Philip Allan Resources: The archives are searchable across all titles subscribed to - by title or keyword; Easy to print articles; Teachers' notes and links to useful websites with some issues; Editors' blogs provide additional discussion points and analysis; The Archives are updated annually; Case studies to support research tasks; Exam links to mark schemes to help assess answers; Live links to all websites mentioned in the issue; Worksheets and Revision exercises included.

Titles and archive available as follows: Economic Review: 29 volumes/4 issues per volume. Biologial Sciences & Geography Review: 24 volumes/4 issues per volume. English Review: 22 volumes/4 issues per volume. Chemistry, Physics, Politics & Scoiology Review: 21 volumes/4 issues per volume. Business Review: 18 volumes/4 issues per volume. Psychology Review: 17 volumes/4 issues per volume. Religious Studies Review: 8 volumes/3 issues per volume. 20th Century History, A Level Law & PE Review: 7 volumes/4 issues per volume. A Level Law & PE Review: 7 volumes/3 issues per volume.

Content embargoed to end of last academic year (updated July each year). Discounts available for 2 year subscriptions. NB: IP Address access is NOT available for this service.

FREE TRIAL: this database is available on 30 day FREE TRIAL, simply click on the Free Trial option below and ensure you include your email address on the order form.

Format: Online
Key stage: 4+
Age range: 16-19

Ref: PHI-992038-00 Philip Allan Magazines Online Archive - Biological Sciences Review - Annual Subscription Price: 150.00
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Ref: PHI-992038-01 Philip Allan Magazines Online Archive - Business Review - Annual Subscription Price: 150.00
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Ref: PHI-992038-02 Philip Allan Magazines Online Archive - Chemistry Review - Annual Subscription Price: 150.00
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Ref: PHI-992038-03 Philip Allan Magazines Online Archive - Economic Review - Annual Subscription Price: 150.00
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Ref: PHI-992038-04 Philip Allan Magazines Online Archive - English Review - Annual Subscription Price: 150.00
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