Note: The library's subscription to this resource will end on June 30, 2019.

World News Digest

Peer into the Past, Investigate Today

Bring history and current events to life with news articles, background essays, illustrations and primary sources, from 1940 to present.

  • Flesh out your research paper for history class.
  • Learn about current issues and events within a historical context.
  • Back up your thesis with proven data.
Discover history through the headlines.

What You Get

  • Explanations of political, social and economic events
  • Timelines of top stories
  • Current events and topics 
  • Facts and statistics
  • and more...

What You Need

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