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CIST 667 - News Alerts

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AltPressWatch

Full-text newspapers and magazines from alternative, independent presses in this multidisciplinary resource for researchers seeking an alternative to mainstream media perspectives.

See instructions here for setting up an account to allow saved searches and custom RSS feeds


Alternative Press Index

Find newspapers, magazines, periodicals, free press or community-based news, some of which chronicles "radical" and left of center perspectives as well as speakers noted from social justice and social change.
 
See instructions here for setting up an account to allow saved searches and custom RSS feeds

Nexis Uni

Find news from U.S. and international newspapers, television and radio broadcasts, newswires, and blogs, as well as business profiles, patents, legal research, biography, medicine, and reference
 
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Newspapers Accessible via the Library

Financial Times Online

Current UAlbany students, faculty, and staff at the University at Albany can activate their complimentary memberships by visiting ft.com/sunyalbany
See instructions here for alerts and feed preferences.

New York Times Online

Current UAlbany students, faculty, and staff at the University at Albany can activate their complimentary memberships by visiting Access NYT

Wall Street Journal Online

Students, faculty, and staff at the University at Albany can activate their complimentary memberships by visiting WSJ.com/UAlbany.

Online News Alerts

Instructions for setting up Google alerts can be found here.

These news readers below offer basic, free subscriptions with a login. All are customizable and provide instructions for set up:

US Government Alerts

Set up alerts on specific bills at congress.gov.

Set up alerts on federal government rule making activities at regulations.gov.

Set up alerts on select government topics at federalregister.gov.