NewsBank

Package Options

Minitex has negotiated discounts for libraries that purchase one of the following newspaper packages from NewsBank. Four-year academic libraries may only subscribe to America's Newspapers or Access World News.

America's Newspapers (725 U.S. titles and growing)

As the largest and fastest growing newspaper resource in existence, America's Newspapers features the full-text content of over 600 U.S. newspapers, with more than 290 titles available exclusively from NewsBank, each the complete electronic edition of record.

Access World News (1,500 U.S. and international titles and growing)

Access World News provides information and perspectives from over 600 U.S. and over 500 international sources, each with its own distinctive focus offering diverse viewpoints on local, regional and world issues. Never before could researchers pinpoint information so easily for one source or country, or any combination specified by the user.

Minnesota Collection (K-12, public and two-year academic institutions only)

(The dates represent the collection start date for the newspaper.)

  • Duluth News-Tribune (11/1/95)
  • Star Tribune (1/1/86)
  • St. Paul Pioneer Press (1/1/88)

South Dakota Collection (K-12, public and 2-year academic institutions only)

(The dates represent the collection start date for the newspaper.)

  • Aberdeen American News (6/1/01)
  • Star Tribune (1/1/86)
  • St. Paul Pioneer Press (1/1/88)

North Dakota Collection (K-12, public and 2-year academic institutions only)

(The dates represent the collection start date for the newspaper.)

  • Bismarck Tribune (1/1/93)
  • Grand Forks Herald (10/1/87)
  • Star Tribune (1/1/86)
  • St. Paul Pioneer Press (1/1/88)

Minitex Collection (K-12, public and 2-year academic institutions only)

(The dates represent the collection start date for the newspaper.)

  • Duluth News-Tribune (11/1/95)
  • Star Tribune (1/1/86)
  • St. Cloud Times (1/1/99)
  • St. Paul Pioneer Press (1/1/88)
  • Aberdeen American News (6/1/01)
  • Argus Leader (1/1/99)
  • Bismarck Tribune (1/1/93)
  • Grand Forks Herald (10/1/87)

NewsBank Electronic Image Editions

  • Minneapolis Star Tribune—Electronic Image Edition (Exact digital replica of the printed version including photos, advertisements and more).

Acceda Noticias

Add Spanish-language newspapers and newswires from around the world to one of the above packages.

Trials

Contact Minitex for trial information.

Minitex Pricing

Contact Minitex for current prices.

License Agreements (Terms & Conditions)

How to Order or Renew

To order or renew, please contact Minitex.

Technical Support

Business hours for NewsBank's Customer Services and Technical Support are Monday through Friday, 8:30 AM to 6:00 PM (Eastern Time)

Statistics

You have the option of having NewsBank email statistics to a designated contact at your library on a monthly basis, or your library can opt to access usage data online. After your library has subscribed to NewsBank, you will make the designation directly with NewsBank.

Contact Information

Minitex Contact

Cooperative Purchasing & Electronic Resources Services (CPERS)
Minitex
Wilson Library, Room 60
309 19th Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55455
Toll Free: 800-462-5348
Phone: 612-624-4002
Fax: 612-625-3569
Email: cpers@minitex.umn.edu

Vendor Contact

Kyle Carufe
Newsbank, Inc
Sales Account Representative
Toll Free: 800-762-8182
Email: kcarufe@newsbank.com

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