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Association of Schools of Public Health Friday Letter
Find here feature stories, information on new research and reports, funding and training opportunities, upcoming events, and much more.

E & E Publishing, LLC
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Ethnic NewsWatch (1959 to present)
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The Ethnic NewsWatch database contains news, culture and history from hundreds of publications of the ethnic, minority and native press. Ethnic NewsWatch is searchable in both English and Spanish, with titles in both languages.
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Factiva
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Factiva covers nearly 9,000 sources from 152 countries in 22 languages. Content includes trade and industry publications, general and financial newspapers, newswires, media transcripts, photographs, web sites, and more. Coverage dates vary by publication; access to some titles goes back over 25 years. Factiva also provides stock performance data, company-to-industry comparative reports, market index reports, and business press releases.

Health News Headlines from 1stHeadlines
Links to health news headlines from numerous sources. Sources include ABC News, American Heart Association, CDC, CNN, Harvard Medical School, Journal of the American Medical Association, LA Times, MSNBC, New England Journal of Medicine, Reuters Health, San Francisco Chronicle, and the Washington Post.

iHealthBeat
CiHealthBeat is a free, daily online news service that provides health care professionals and decisionmakers with timely information about the Internet's impact on health care … covering topics such as care delivery, access, public health, research, policy, and business and finance." It includes a daily national news digest, in-depth analysis and commentary, and a calendar of conferences and trade shows. From the California HealthCare Foundation.

Kidon Media-Link
An extensive directory of links to all manner of media worldwide, including television, newspapers, radio and more. Searchable by continent, country, language, and media type.

LexisNexis Academic
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Provides access to full text articles and documents from nearly 6000 news, legal, and business sources. (Note: LexisNexis does not provide coverage of the Wall Street Journal.)

Medical News from Newswise
Newswise maintains a comprehensive database of news releases from more than 400 top research institutions engaged in scientific, medical, liberal arts and business research. Newswise is an online resource and community for reporters and media relations professionals. Contributors to Newswise include major universities, associations, government agencies, and private institutions. Some material may be embargoed. Abstracts and sometimes full-text are available. In addition to MedNews, Science News, Business News, and Social and Behavioral Sciences News are also available.

The New York Times (via ProQuest)
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» NYT articles from 1980 to the present. (Also includes NYT Book Review and NYT Magazine, 1997 to present.)
» NYT articles from 1851 to 2009

News in Public Health
Includes news features, as well as sources of public health news releases. From Partners in Information Access for the Public Health Workforce, a collaboration of U.S. government agencies, public health organizations and health sciences libraries.

NewsBank InfoWeb
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Full text of thousands of newspapers and more. Includes:

Public Health Newswire (APHA)
News covering public health events, trends, and advocacy sponsored by the American Public Health Association. Public Health Newswire reports on a wide spectrum of public health topics - from the latest research and national policy debates to disease outbreaks and resources for the profession.

The Science in the Headlines (National Academy of Sciences)
Links the day's news to the work of NAS on a variety of topics.

SF Gate Health Section (Hearst Communications/San Francisco Chronicle)

UCB School of Public Health News

USA Today - Health and Behavior

Vanderbilt University Television News Archive
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"The world's most extensive and complete archive of television news." Searchable database.

Wall Street Journal (via ProQuest)
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Full text available from Jan 2, 1984 to present.
» Wall Street Journal, 1889 to 1995

World News Connection
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World News Connection is the online version of FBIS (Foreign Broadcasting Information Service). WNC has extensive coverage of translated and English-language news and information including summaries of newspaper articles, conference proceedings, radio and television broadcasts, periodicals and non-classified technical reports. Significant socioeconomic, political, scientific and environmental issues are covered for all regions/countries around the world. The database is updated daily and new information is available within 48-72 hours from the time of original publication or broadcast, however coverage terminated 12/31/2013.


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