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QVCC Library Online News Sources
FREE SUBSCRIPTION: New York Times
QVCC students may activate a FREE online subscription to the New York Times. Read the daily news online, set up email alerts, and gain unlimited access to the NYT archives.
These sites endeavor to remain neutral. This is not an exhaustive list, but may give you a good start.
Today's Headlines Around the World
Library of Congress: search newspapers from 1789 to 1963; find newspapers from 1690 to present.
Google's Historical Newspapers
Access digitized copes of historical newspapers. Explore by publication title or search by keyword. Dates vary widely by publication.
News with Perspective
This is not an exhaustive list. Just a way to get started:
- Climate Feedback - network of scientists investigating claims about and media coverage of climate change.
- Factcheck -- nonpartisan and nonprofit, "aims to reduce the level of deception and confusion in U.S. politics"
- Hoax-Slayer - debunks email and social media hoaxes; posts news about internet scams.
- NPR Fact Check - National Public Radio's current and archived articles fact-checking statements of politicians.
- Politifact-- sponsored by the Tampa Bay Times, an independent newspaper, this website "checks claims by elected officials, candidates, leaders of political parties and political activists."
- Pundifact -- also sponsored by the Tamba Bay Times, specifically checking claims made by "pundits" or the so-called experts and opinion makers frequently interviewed on news programs
- SciCheck - sponsored by FactCheck.Orf, identifies false or misleading scientific claims.
- Snopes -- well-respected website that gets to the bottom of urban legends and national rumors.
- Truth Be Told - a non-profit, non-partisan, sponsored by Howard University’s Department of Media, Journalism and Film in the School of Communications, examines claims about the black community in public debate.
- Washington Post Fact Checker - Award-winning fact-checking website, goal is to "truth-squad" statements made by elected officials and government leaders.