Databases are a collection of data that have been organized and made searchable. Our library databases contain peer reviewed and non-peer reviewed journal articles, films, magazines, primary and secondary sources, and other useful research material. These databases can be found on our Databases and E-Resources page. They can be searched through alphabetically or by subject.
News Media Databases
General Research Databases to start with for research:
The online news outlets below are just some of the recommended news sources available to you online for free that strive to fact check and be as unbiased as possible.
BBC - "The BBC is the world’s leading public service broadcaster. We’re impartial and independent, and every day we create distinctive, world-class programmes and content which inform, educate and entertain millions of people in the UK and around the world." (About)
The Hill - A great news source for political information.
National Public Radio (NPR) (online news edition) - "NPR is an independent, nonprofit media organization that was founded on a mission to create a more informed public. Every day, NPR connects with millions of Americans on the air, online, and in person to explore the news, ideas, and what it means to be human. Through its network of member stations, NPR makes local stories national, national stories local, and global stories personal." (About)
Reuters (World News) - Great source for world news and financial news.
USA Today - Covers US and international news.