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Italian Studies

Guide to Resources in Italian Literature and History


Duke holds historic newspapers in print and microform, and receives current newspapers in print and in electronic form. Consult the catalog or the guide on finding newspapers for more information 

Italy - Newspapers (links to the subject of Italian Newspapers)

  • ANSA news agency 
  • Il sole 24 ore [electronic resource].
  • Corriere della sera [microform]  Anno 84, n. 111 (10 magg. 1959)-  Perkins/Bostock Library | Microforms Microfilm | S74S 
  • Il Manifesto
  • La stampa [electronic resource].

       Read a 2013 market report for Italian newspapers at Business wire (Italian version) [electronic resource].

Internet Media Directories

  • Giornali.IT    Links to national and local newspapers

Aggregated Sources for News in Italian

  • Alternative Press Index - Alternative Press Index Archive (APIA) is a bibliographic database of journal, newspaper, and magazine articles from over 700 international alternative, radical, and left periodicals.
  • Ethnic newswatch  Contains the full text of more than 450,000 articles, editorials, and reviews published in nearly 200 ethnic and minority newspapers, magazines, and journals published in the United States.
  • Factiva The database makes available articles in full text searchable by topic or date range  
  • IBZ Online Lists more than two million articles in a wide variety of German and non-German journals, annuals, learned society yearbooks, conference proceedings, newspapers, etc. in all fields of knowledge and all languages, from a German point of view.
  • Nexis Uni Provides full text access to a wide range of. US. and international newspapers, radio and television transcripts.

Looking at Italy from an American Perspective

  • America's newspapers  America's Newspapers is a large collection of titles arranged by state and region.
  • America's Historical Newspapers, 1690-1922 - America's Historical Newspapers allows users to search U.S. historical papers published between 1690 and 1922, including titles from all 50 states
  • Newspaper Source Contains selected full text articles from over 140 regional U.S. newspapers, several international newspapers, news-wires, and the Christian Science Monitor.

More Newspapers

  • Los Angeles Times, 1985-1996
  • Los Angeles Times, 1881-1985 (incomplete)
  • New York Times (1851-3yrs ago) 
  • New York Times (1980-) 
  • Wall Street journal 1889-1992
  • Wall Street journal (1984 - )    
  • World Newspaper Archive

Looking at Italy from a European Perspective (in English)

Internet Sites

General Resources