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  • Format: Abstract and Index, Full Text, Full Image, Text+Graphics
  • Media: Electronic/Online
  • Coverage Dates: 1996 - Present
  • Sources Covered: More than 65

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Overview

ProQuest® Australia & New Zealand Newsstand is the first online newspaper services to combine key national titles from Fairfax, News Ltd and ABC, with leading regional and local sources from Australia and New Zealand.

This broad range of content allows users of ProQuest Australia & New Zealand Newsstand to track local, national, world, business, sport, political, technology and entertainment news from their preferred sources.  Users are given the power to search the titles individually or collectively.

Titles available in ProQuest Australia & New Zealand Newsstand include:

Fairfax Australia

  • The Age
  • The Sunday Age
  • The Sydney Morning Herald
  • The Sun-Herald
  • The Illawarra Mercury
  • The Newcastle Herald
  • The Central Coast Herald

Fairfax New Zealand

  • The Dominion Post
  • Evening Post
  • Taranaki Daily News
  • The Christchurch Press
  • Timaru Times
  • Manawatu Standard
  • New Zealand Truth
  • The Sunday Star-Times

News Limited:

  • The Australian
  • The Weekend Australian
  • The Courier-Mail
  • The Sunday Mail
  • The Daily Telegraph
  • Sunday Telegraph
  • The Advertiser
  • The Herald-Sun
  • The Sunday Herald Sun
  • The Mercury
  • The Sunday Tasmanian
  • Sunday Territorian
  • Sunday Times

Australian Broadcasting Corporation

  • ABC Premium News
  • ABC Regional News
  • ABC Rural News

More than a newspaper resource

As well as delivering the latest news from key national titles, ProQuest Australia & New Zealand Newsstand offers unrivalled coverage of premium, regional and rural news services from the Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC), allowing users to compare local and national perspectives quickly and easily.  Also included are transcripts from leading current affairs TV and radio programming:

  • 7.30 Report
  • AM
  • Business Breakfast
  • Correspondents' Report
  • Lateline
  • The World Today
  • PM
  • Insiders
  • Inside Business

The ABC has an unequalled network of news gathering resources (more than 700 journalists in 60 locations) in Australia and around the world, which is available to ProQuest Australia & New Zealand Newsstand users.

Accessing ProQuest Australia & New Zealand Newsstand

This database is available on the Web through ProQuest®, a premier information access and retrieval system.  With basic and advanced searching, it is suitable for everyone, from novice researchers to experienced information professionals.  Natural language searching, SmartSearch and the Topic Guide are just a few of the features that help users find the exact information they need, quickly and easily.

The ProQuest interface offers additional features for a user-friendly and precise searching experience:

  • Narrow searches by date, multiple fields and document types
  • Spell check
  • Abstracts for every newspaper article
  • The interface is available in 17 different languages
  • Translate articles on demand
  • Open URL Compliant

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