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University of Newcastle Library Guides

Library Services for International Students: News & videos

An introduction to using the Library for international students at the University of Newcastle.

News & videos


Here are a few online newspapers. Most are available in English, so you can practise your English language skills.

ABYZ News Links The Japan Times mondotimes NewsLink
Straits Times China Daily Viet Nam News The Korean Times
world-newspapers Manila Times Sina onlinenewspapers

The Library subscribes to the following online newspaper and current affairs media collections:


View Australian and international newspapers. Most are available from 1998 to present. This collection also includes current affair video collections from ABC (USA), CBS, Fox, China on TV.

ANZ Newsstand

View and search Australian and New Zealand newspapers. Most are available from 2000 to present day. Also includes transcripts of the ABC's 7.30 Report - a daily current affairs television program.

ESL streaming videos

Streaming video solution offering access to thousands of educational videos and resources covering a broad range of topics, as well as TV programs recorded in the last 14 days from free-to-air digital channels.

Kanopy Video Streaming - ESL & Languages titles
Kanopy accesses English as a second language streaming videos, as well as a broad range of streaming films,                  documentaries and training videos.