Last Updated: Feb 5, 2013
Use these sources to find background information on a country, including its history, current political and economic situation, etc.
- Access World News [UW restricted]
Includes full-text articles from hundreds of US and international news sources. (Select "World" from the left-hand column if you prefer to search sources outside of the US.)
- LexisNexis Academic
Articles from major newspapers worldwide, law reviews and journals, federal and state cases and statutes, federal regulations, tax materials, patents, and more.
- Library PressDisplay
Hundreds of current (last 60 days only) newspapers from more than 95 countries, displayed in their original page image format.
- World News Connection [UW restricted]
International news translated into English. Content focuses primarily on military, political, environmental, scientific, and socioeconomic issues and events.