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Television and radio news transcripts

Television news remains the most popular sources of news in the U.S.; radio news programs also offer in-depth coverage and analysis of news. Several databases provide transcripts of these news programs.

Access World News from NewsBank

    Newsbank Readex
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Access World News from NewsBank

Access World News provides full-text newspapers, magazines, and broadcast transcripts of American and international publications. 1978-present for currently published papers, 1700s-early 1900s for historical newspapers..   

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Access World News has over 450 sources of news transcripts and over 50 sources of recorded news programs.

LexisNexis Academic

    LexisNexis
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LexisNexis Academic

LexisNexis Academic is a collection of hundreds of databases covering topics such as news, business, legal research, people, and company information. The default start search form uses the Easy Search method in the General search tab. Select Power Search for more advanced search options. Use the Sources link to choose from individual databases. All content is full text in HTML. News sources 1977-present; legal source 1789-present.   

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LexisNexis provides transcripts from over 450 sources, mostly in the U.S., but also Canada, Australia, the U.K., France, and the Asia-Pacific region. Sources go back to 1980, but most are 1990s forward.

Factiva

    Factiva
This resource is restricted to Virginia Tech users only Sponsored by VIVA, the Virtual Library of Virginia Screencast tutorials available for this resource

Factiva

Factiva provides full-text news articles and business/industry information from newswires, newspapers, business and industry magazines, television and radio transcripts, financial reports, and photos from news services. Most content is HTML, though other formats are available for export. News sources 1979-present; financial data 1960s-present.  

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Factiva provides transcripts for about 400 news programs, with more international programs and a more diverse set of countries than the other databases.

Newspaper Source Plus from EBSCOhost

    EBSCOhost interface
This resource is restricted to Virginia Tech users only Sponsored by VIVA, the Virtual Library of Virginia This resource provides a mobile interface; see description for link Screencast tutorials available for this resource 

Newspaper Source Plus from EBSCOhost

Newspaper Source Plus indexes citations, abstracts, and full text from more than 860 newspapers. Full-text articles are available in PDF format.The database covers major newspapers and television and radio news transcripts. 1985-present.  

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Newspaper Source offers transcripts from over 150 sources.


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