News & Current Events

Databases for csumb only

Newsbank California Newspapers contains access to newspapers from around California, including the Monterey County Herald from 2002 to the present, and the San Jose Mercury News from 1985 to the present.

New York Times Historical The New York Times (1851-2006) offers full page and article images with searchable full text back to the first issue.

Newsstand of 500 full-text newspapers including New York Times, London Times, etc.

Local and regional newspapers

NOTE: Most newspaper websites have searchable archives, but may charge for older articles. For access to full text, see the CSUMB library's List of Journal Titles

Monterey County Weekly (formerly Coast Weekly)

Monterey County Herald

Monterey County Herald Archive Index via Monterey Public Library; covers local stories and obituaries 1995-2003, and obituaries only from 2003 on

Salinas Californian

San Francisco Examiner and Chronicle

San Jose Mercury News

Santa Cruz Sentinel

Specific US newspapers

Christian Science Monitor

The Los Angeles Times

The New York Times

Other news sources

California Newspaper Project - Database showing holdings of California newspapers, current and historical

Chronicling America - Historic American Newspapers, from Library of Congress

CNN Interactive News

Local News - State-by-state listing of local newspapers online


Newspapers USA and Worldwide