On trial: ProQuest Historical Newspapers: New York Tribune / Herald Tribune

Thursday, October 15th, 2015

This historical newspaper provides scholars and researchers with online, easily-searchable first-hand accounts and unparalleled coverage of the politics, society and events of the time. Coverage: 1841 - 1962 We have this trial of New York Tribune / Herald Tribune until 13 November, so please take a look and let us know what you ...

New: ProQuest Historical Newspapers: Black Newspapers

Monday, March 16th, 2015

We now subscribe to ProQuest Historical Newspapers: Black Newspapers. This collection gives full text with images from nine newspapers that offer primary source material essential to the study of American history and African-American culture, history, politics, and the arts. Atlanta Daily World Chicago Defender Cleveland Call and Post Los Angeles Sentinel New York Amsterdam News Norfolk ...

Upgraded access to PressDisplay

Thursday, December 11th, 2014

We now have a full site-license to Press Display! All ACU staff and students can get online access to content simultaneously. Press Display provides instant access to over 2000 newspapers from over 100 countries in 60 languages. Each newspaper is displayed in full colour and in their original page layout (including ...

Read full page newspapers online with Press Display

Thursday, July 10th, 2014

All ACU staff and students can get online access to newspapers Press Display. Press Display provides instant access to over 2000 newspapers from over 100 countries in 60 languages. Each newspaper is displayed in full colour and in their original page layout (including pictures and ads). Press Display is easy to ...

New: ProQuest Historical Newspapers: NY Times

Monday, October 14th, 2013

ACU Library now subscribes to ProQuest Historical Newspapers: The New York Times (1851-2009) with Index (1851-1993) From ProQuest..."This historical newspaper provides genealogists, researchers and scholars with online, easily-searchable first-hand accounts and unparalleled coverage of the politics, society and events of the time. The Historical New York Times with Index (1851-1993) provides ...

Factiva update

Thursday, November 22nd, 2012

Latest news from Factiva: There will be no support for IE6 for Factiva from Dec 31st. Users need to upgrade to IE7 and above. The preferred browsers they support are: • Windows 7: Internet Explorer 8 and 9, Google Chrome, Firefox v.3.0+ and Firefox v.4.0+, • Mac OS X v. 10.2x+: Google Chrome, ...

Community language newspapers on Trove

Tuesday, June 19th, 2012

Newspapers that tell Australia’s multicultural stories in their own language are now available online through the National Library of Australia’s Trove service. Under the National Library’s Australian Newspaper Digitisation Program, selected German, Italian and Estonian community newspapers have now been digitised. These are: Adelaider Deutsche Zeitung (1851 and 1860-62) Suedaustralische Zeitung/ ...

Even more newspapers on Trove

Friday, November 4th, 2011

Like their website says: "Trove is an exciting, revolutionary and free search service. With millions of items, Trove is an unrivalled repository of Australian material. Trove is for all Australians. Whether you are tracing your family history, doing professional research, reading for pleasure, ...

Different databases?

Tuesday, October 4th, 2011

We have heaps of databases, and more than just the ones that give you journal articles. Did you know that we have great image databases, including... ARTstor - art, architecture and archaeology CAMIO - art from around the world Cooperative Digital Resources Initiative - Christian art, architecture and iconography Primal Pictures - detailed human anatomy ...

Australian Newspapers now available from Google News Archive

Monday, April 6th, 2009

The Australian Newspapers (beta), and Papers Past (New Zealand) are now available via Google News Archive. These newspapers are the first non American newspaper content in Google News Archive. Google intends to deliver newspapers via the Google News Archive only, and not  the main Google webpage at present. Google News Archive consists ...