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Government and Politics of Latin America: Getting the News

CountryWatch

CountryWatch
Includes reports on 191 countries worldwide with up-to-date political, economic, cultural, business, and environmental information, as well as current and archived country-specific news.
Off-Campus Access Rutgers-restricted Access

Latin American Resources

Newspapers & News in Latin America. Portal to Latin American regional and country news sources. From the Latin American Network Information Center (LANIC) at the University of Texas.

Latin American Newspapers. Full-text of Latin American newspapers from 1800 to 1922. Off-Campus Access Rutgers-restricted Access

Caribbean Newspaper Digital Library Access to digitized versions of current and historic Caribbean newspapers, gazettes, and other research materials.

Getting the News

Contemporary Accounts

Access World News
Access to the full text of over 600 U.S. and over 700 international newspapers. Includes access to the Newark Star-Ledger back to 1989.
Off-Campus Access Rutgers-restricted Access

Westlaw Campus Research
"News" portion indexes the full text of many newspapers including The New York Times, Boston Globe, and the Atlanta Journal and Constitution.
Off-Campus Access Rutgers-restricted Access

Factiva
A vast archive which includes the full-text of 8,000 leading newspapers, magazines, trade journals, newsletters, and television and radio transcripts. Ten to twenty year+ backfile for many titles.
Off-Campus Access Rutgers-restricted Access.

Historical Accounts

Historical New York Times
Allows you to search and display the full image of articles published in the New York Times back to 1851. The two+ most recent years are not included; use Access World News to find more recent articles.
Off-Campus Access Restricted Access.

Historical Washington Post
Search and display the full image of articles published in the Washington Post between 1877 and 1993.
Off-Campus Access Rutgers-restricted Access.

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