Launched in June 2003, ProQuest Australia & New Zealand Newsstand combines local, national, business, sport, political, technology and entertainment news from key providers within the region, including Fairfax and Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) and of course News Limited.
MOBILE ACCESS: Optimised for use on mobile devices.
Stream and download video of Australian television news, current affairs and selected documentaries from the free-to-air networks.
Indexes Australian television news, current affairs and selected documentaries from the free-to-air networks with links to the digitised video content in a compressed format. NOTE: Coverage - September 2007 to present. Summary of licence
Combines Australia and New Zealand specific magazines, newspapers and newswires, reference books, and company information to create the largest collection of regional full text content available. This database also supports the Video Encyclopedia of the 20th Century in the Image Collection.
MOBILE ACCESS: EBSCOhost is optimised for mobile use and has an iPhone/iPad and Android app available.
PressReader provides online access to over 2,000 local, regional and international newspapers and magazines from over 100 countries in 60 languages, displayed in their original format and accessible by country, language, or title. Note that the following newspapers are no longer available via PressReader - The Australian, The Gold Coast Bulletin, The Sydney Morning Herald, The Age and The Courier Mail.
MOBILE ACCESS: Users need to be on campus for first time use of the Mobile app - after 7 days, users will need to re-authenticate their device or username by accessing PressReader within the Griffith IP range.
Part of ABI/INFORM Complete. Bibliographic database containing citations and abstracts for articles from U.S. local and regional business journals, newspapers and news magazines. It focuses on providing access to business information on large corporations, privately held companies, local start-ups, executive profiles, marketing, finance,and industry news not typically found in U.S. national news sources. Includes full text for selected titles.
Factiva boasts 8000 global business news sources including the full text, full archive of News Limited publications, selected content from the ABI Inform database, the Financial Times and exclusive access to Dow Jones and Reuters wires and the Wall Street Journal (Asian and American editions). Key Australian news and business publications are also supported.
Canadian Newsstand indexes and provides fulltext access to major Canadian newspapers. Full text is available for the articles and transcripts but graphical material (photos, illustrations, graphs, etc.) is excluded. Classified ads, advertisements, and stock market reports are also excluded.