News & Current Events

Databases for CSUMB users

New York Times The library provides access to, New York Times mobile apps, videos, and New York Times in Education to CSUMB students, faculty, and staff.

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.

U.S. Newsstream database 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

Salinas Californian

San Francisco Examiner and Chronicle

San Jose Mercury News

Santa Cruz Sentinel

Los Angeles 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

Read For Fun @CSUMB Library

The CSUMB Library's Fun Reads page makes it easy to browse for a good book to read. Whether you prefer adventure, romance, humor, or fantasy, you're sure to find something to enjoy.