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What is happening in the world? Read about the doers, movers and shakers as portrayed in online magazines   Tags: "current events", journals, magazines, news, newspapers  

Newsbank - access world news, special reports, hot topics, Newsbank toolkit. Online Magazines: Arranged in 4 Tabs according to first letter of the title. Online newspapers.
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Access World News

This comprehensive news collection is ideal for exploring issues and events at the local, regional, national and international level. Its diverse source types include print and online-only newspapers, blogs, newswires, journals, broadcast transcripts and videos. Use it to explore a specific event or to compare a wide variety of viewpoints on topics such as politics, business, health, sports, cultural activities and people. Content is easily searched and sorted through an intuitive, map-based interface.

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Please note that these links will open in the same window. When opening them, it is preferable to right click and open in a new tab, rather than having to use the back button to return to this page.


Newsbank Toolkit

Graphic Organisers and Performance checklists


Graphic Organisers - 20 different graphic organisers that will help you through the problem-solving process.


Performance Checklists help identify what you want to show in your final project. Use these Checklists while you plan and develop your project, as well as at the end when you evaluate your work.


Newsbank Special Reports

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NewsBank’s Special Reports are news articles, images, videos, maps and other useful content grouped for convenience under specific topics and themes. Easily accessible within NewsBank resources, they enable users to quickly locate information on a specific subject while helping them gain better insight into current global issues and events. Each Report features current and retrospective coverage, and new articles are added daily. Special Reports constitute a unique value to your users, and are included with your NewsBanksubscription. There are over 60 Reports to be sure the information you need is always available.
All Special Reports are accessed from the left side bar on your online resource menu page at, on search screens and the Other NewsBank Products link in full-text newspaper products.


Newsbank Hot Topica

NewsBank Hot Topics is provided as part of your NewsBank subscription to help librarians, patrons, teachers and students easily uncover research topics on a wealth of information about prominent issues and events. Hot Topics addresses a wide variety of contemporary subjects from around the world related to social studies, science, health, sports, the arts, people and more. These topics are also posted on your NewsBank menu page and on search screens under the Other NewsBankProducts link.


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