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Newsbank Newspaper Databases brings
NJ Newspapers & Philad. Inquirer, Online

The latest online resource at the Rutgers University Libraries is big news. The NewsBank Newspapers Database - New Jersey Newspapers and the Philadelphia Inquirer database provides complete full-text content of local and regional news, including community events, schools, politics, government policies, cultural activities, local companies, state industries, and people in the community. Paid advertisements are excluded.

The database encompasses the following daily newspapers and coverage periods: Asbury Park Press (2002+), Bayonne Journal (forthcoming), Courier-News (Bridgewater, 2002+), Courier-Post (Cherry Hill, forthcoming), Daily Journal (Vineland, forthcoming), Daily Record (Morristown, forthcoming), Home News Tribune (East Brunswick, 12/24/2002+), Jersey Journal (Jersey City, forthcoming, also to include Kearney Journal and Waterfront Journal), Ocean County Observer (Toms River, 2002+), Press of Atlantic City (1989+), Record (Bergen County, 1985+), Star-Ledger (Newark, 1996+). Rutgers' subscription also includes Philadelphia Inquirer (1981+).

Users may access NewsBank Newspapers Database - New Jersey Newspapers and the Philadelphia Inquirer from the frontpage of the Libraries website, by following the path Indexes and Databases /General and Multidisciplinary/ Current Events and Newspapers.

Posted April 11, 2003