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 Archive Index via Monterey Public Library; covers local stories and obituaries 1995-2003, and obituaries only from 2003 on
Specific US newspapers
Other news sources
California Newspaper Project - Database showing holdings of California newspapers, current and historical
Chronicling America - Historic American Newspapers, from Library of Congress
Local News - State-by-state listing of local newspapers online