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Two recommended databases with full-text, for current events and controversial issues
CQ Researcher This link opens in a new window
In-depth reports on hot topics and newsworthy issues.
Opposing Viewpoints in Context This link opens in a new window
Pro/con viewpoints, articles, audio and video on hot topics and social issues.
Castleton subscription databases for news
Subscription research databases for news and more
Also see tab on this guide for other media
Through the Castleton library's subscription, you have access to all the content on the New York Times website.
Click to register for a NYTimes.com account through the Castleton University library. After you register, you can log in on the here and access current content and the archives. New York Times website
Other ways to access the New York Times
(Remote access for the Castleton community only. Login required for off-campus access.)
New York Times Historical
PDF page images of the New York Times, 1851 - approx. 3 years previous. Searchable by date, keyword, article type.
Includes the New York Times 1985 to the present.
Database for streaming video
Films on Demand This link opens in a new window
Streaming video of documentary and educational films on most topics.
Featured subscription databases
ProQuest Central This link opens in a new window
Articles from magazines and scholarly journals on most topics.
Other sources of periodical literature
A multilingual open-access web portal to "Europe's leading cultural magazines."
: Origins: Current Events in Historical Perspective
From the history department at Ohio State University. Each month an academic expert analyzes a particular current issue--political, cultural, or social-–in its historical context.
publishes reports on the state of various freedoms around the world Freedom House