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Paper Topic Selection: International & Comparative: World News

Sources to identify developments concerning international law and foreign law.

The New York Times: World

The New York Times allows a researcher to access [10?] free articles per month. 

BLS patrons: Subscription Lexis Advance provides The New York Times from June 1980-today.  Proquest provides a similar database (pdf).  Proquest also provides Historical New York Times with Index (pdf). Finally, the reference librarian on duty can use the library' s NYT digital subscription to provide a patron with material.

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Bloomberg Law

Bloomberg Law: BROWSE > Browse All Content: Practice Centers (select a practice center): practice centers highlight current stories from BNA Law Reports and Bloomberg News.  

BROWSE > Browse All Content: News > News Search yields a search template that allows researchers to limit by news topic or region/country. TIP: To find current news about a business or financial topic, enter keywords and limit search to Sources: Bloomberg. 

(Bloomberg Law database is accessible to BLS faculty, students and administrators.)

Google News: World

The Wall Street Journal

BLS patrons: Subscription Lexis Advance provides today's stories from, and an archive (1984-) of, The Wall Street Journal.  It also provides stories from in a separate database titled: Wall Street Journal Online.  Lexis Advance also provides The Wall Street Journal Americas/Asia/Europe.  

Alternatively, ask the reference librarian on duty to assist you in obtaining a current article from the library's online subscription to

LexisNexis Academic

LexisNexis Academic 

BLS alumni can access LexisNexis Academic on campus. TIP: Click: Search the News.       

Alternatively, click: Advanced Options and enter a source's title, such as: The New York Times.