Magazines and Newspaper Articles

Galileo, Georgia's Virtual Library The Athens Historic Newspapers Archive provides online access to five newspaper titles published in Athens from 1827 to 1922. Consisting of over 57,000 newspaper pages, the archive provides historical images that are both full-text searchable and can be browsed by date.

The archive includes the following Athens newspaper titles: Athenian (1827-1832), Southern Banner (1832-1882), Southern Watchman (1855-1882), Daily/Weekly Banner-Watchman (1882-1889), Daily/Weekly Athens Banner (1889-1922).

Consumer Reports: Formed as an independent, nonprofit organization in 1936, Consumer Reports serves consumers through unbiased product testing and ratings, research, journalism, public education, and advocacy. Search Consumer Reports by entering the product you wish to learn more about in the search box below (examples: cars, mattresses, washers, etc):

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Galileo, Georgia's Virtual Library ProQuest Newspapers provides full-text access to five major national newspapers: Christian Science Monitor, Los Angeles Times, New York Times, Wall Street Journal and The Washington Post.

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News and Media Websites

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Local

  • Athens Banner Herald

    Online source for Athens and northeast Georgia news. Classifieds updated daily. Registration is free and required to access more than headlines and classifieds. Archives begin July 21, 1996.

  • Flagpole Online

    "... the online edition of Athens, Georgia's standard for art, entertainment, music, politics, clubs, events, movies and just about anything else."

  • Franklin County Citizen

    Online news, sports, calendars, legals, classifieds and editorials for Franklin County.

  • News from Jackson County

    Covers Madison, Banks, and Jackson counties. From The Jackson Herald.

  • Oconee Enterprise

    Online news, editorials, sports, classifieds, and legals for Oconee County.

  • RedandBlack.com

    "An independent student newspaper serving the University of Georgia community."

Georgia

  • 11 Alive News

    WXIA-TV Atlanta, NBC news affiliate. News, weather, sports, and more for Atlanta and Georgia. Closings and airport delays due to severe weather are also listed.

  • Atlanta Journal Constitution

    Online daily version available free but registration is required. Classifieds updated daily. The Stacks contains staff-written articles from The Atlanta Journal and Constitution dating as far back as 1985. Searching is free, but you must pay to view the full-text of the article.

  • Channel 2 Action News

    WSB-TV Atlanta, ABC news affiliate. News, weather, sports, traffic, and more for Atlanta and Georgia. Closings due to severe weather are listed under the Weather section.

  • FOX 5 Atlanta

    WAGA-TV Atlanta, FOX news affiliate. News, weather, sports, traffic, and more for Atlanta and Georgia.

  • Stateline.org

    Research material on state policy news and trends. Browse by state or view news by category. Staffed by professional journalists.

National & Global

  • ABC News

    "Online news, breaking news, feature stories and more."

  • BBC News

    British channel providing world news. Available in English, Arabic, Spanish, Russian, and Chinese.

  • CBS

    "Breaking world news and commentary brought to you by CBS News."

  • CNN

    "CNN.com delivers the latest breaking news and information on the latest top stories, weather, business, entertainment, politics, and more. For in-depth coverage, CNN.com provides special reports, video, audio, photo galleries, and interactive guides."

  • FOX News

    Breaking news, feature stories, opinion, TV and radio broadcast schedules, and more.

  • MSNBC

    " . . . the exclusive online channel for the NBCUniversal News family, which includes the Today show,NBC Nightly News, Dateline NBC, Meet the Press and MSNBCTV. MSNBC.com's driving force is to provide the optimalconsumer experience, presenting a diverse range of originalcontent and the best from our partners in a rich multi-mediaenvironment that includes interactive features and freestreaming video, allowing users to access the news andinformation they want, when they want it, 24 hours a day."

  • New York Times

    "Find breaking news, multimedia, reviews & opinion on Washington, business, sports, movies, travel, books, jobs, education, real estate, cars & more."

  • Newseum: World's Most Interactive Museum

    The Newseum displays the front page of more than 600 newspapers from more than 60 countries every day.

  • NPR Online

    "NPR is an internationally acclaimed producer and distributor of noncommercial news, talk, and entertainment programming . . . Each NPR Member Station serves local listeners with a distinctive combination of national and local programming. With original online content and audio streaming, npr.org offers hourly newscasts, special features and eight years of archived audio and information."

  • WorldNews Network

    " . . . WN has over 1500 thematic and regional news sites. It also includes the web's most comprehensive news search engine. A global leader in online news, WN utilizes more than 300 sources, from The Times of India to the Washington Post, delivering unparalleled coverage on a vast range of subjects."

Other Resources

  • Regret the Error

    "Regret The Error reports on corrections, retractions, clarifications and trends regarding accuracy and honesty in the media."

  • Topix.net

    " . . . thousands of topically driven, specific news web pages and populating each of those pages with only news about that particular topic. So, whether you are interested in finding all the news about your community, or your company or industry or perhaps even your favorite team or celebrity, Topix.net provides an intuitive, easy way to find the targeted news that is relevant to you."

  • WorldNews Network

    " . . . WN has over 1500 thematic and regional news sites. It also includes the web's most comprehensive news search engine. A global leader in online news, WN utilizes more than 300 sources, from The Times of India to the Washington Post, delivering unparalleled coverage on a vast range of subjects."

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