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Key Databases

  • Canadian Newsstream
    • Full-text (some French)
    • Newswires
  • Factiva
    • Canadian + International
    • Full-text (multiple languages)
    • Newswires
    • Transcripts
    • Online User Manual (note: based on our subscription model, individuals are unable to create personal alerts)
  • Nexis Uni (formerly LexisNexis Academic)
    • Canadian + International
    • Full-text (multiple languages)
    • Newswires
    • Transcripts
  • PressReader
    • Full-page digital replicas of print edition (including images, advertisements, etc.)
    • 5,000+ international, daily publications in 60+ languages
    • Language translation and text-to-voice conversion available
    • Up to 90 days in back-issues (depending on title)
    • Download to your mobile device using the PressReader app



French Language

Remember to use French keywords

  • Canadian Newsstream (French + English resource)
    • Isolate language filter to French
  • (French + English resource)
    • Adjust 'Canada (ENG+FR)' to 'Canada (FR)'
  • Repère
    • French-language index to newspapers and other periodicals
    • No full-text

Most news databases also include French-language publications, including Factiva, LexisNexis, PressReader, Canadian Business & Current Affairs Database, etc.

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