Last Updated: Feb 9, 2014
For regional and international archives use the tabs above.
- ABC News Headlines
The ABC is Australia's most trusted, independent source of news.
- AUSCHRON - A Chronology of Australian Historic & Current Events (Informit, RMIT)
Information database which provides a listing of significant events in Australian history with emphasis on current happenings, and covers all topics from politics and law to the arts and sport. Includes Australian historical events in all subject areas with particular reference to significant happenings from 1993 to the present. Coverage: 1992 - Present.
- Factiva (Factiva)
Provides full text news, business and company information and includes articles from major newspapers from Australia and around the world. Access is restricted to 3 concurrent users.
- Guide to Australian Newspapers
Comprehensive listing of links to national, regional, local and community titles.
- Media Scan (Informit, RMIT)
Bibliographic database featuring articles indexed from daily newspapers, and is specifically designed for students and researchers in Australian Secondary schools, TAFE Institutes and Universities. indexes the following newspapers: Sydney Morning Herald (1996-), The Age (1991-), The Australian (1991-), The Herald Sun (1991-), The Bulletin (1991-), The Courier Mail (1995-), Sunday Mail (1994-), Adelaide Advertiser (1997), and West Australian (1996-1997). Archive: 1991 - 30 June 2009.
- PressDisplay (NewspaperDirect, Inc.)
Online newspaper kiosk, where you can browse and read hundreds of full content premium newspapers and magazines from around the globe while on campus. It provides instant access to 1700+ newspapers from 92 countries in 48 languages. In Australia, excludes access to the main sections of The Sydney Morning Herald, The Age, The Sportsman Midweek, The Sportsman Weekend, and The Sunday Age.
- ProQuest Australia & New Zealand Newsstand (ProQuest)
Newspapers service which combines key national titles from Fairfax, News Ltd and ABC, with leading regional and local sources from Australia and New Zealand. Allows users to track local, national, world, business, sport, political, technology and entertainment news from their preferred sources, and search the titles individually or collectively. Also included transcripts from the leading current affairs TV and Radio programming.
- TVNews (Informit, RMIT) [use OPlayer HD app for iPad]
TVNews is an index of television news and current affairs stories from the Australian free-to-air networks with links to the digitised video content in a compressed format. TVNews is updated daily. Items range from under 30 seconds for short stories, to over an hour for selected documentaries. Coverage: September 2007 - present. Warning: The records in this database may contain names, images, and/or voices of deceased Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.