NewsBank Access Australia
In light of the announcement by News Corp that more than 100 local and regional newspapers in NSW will become digital only publications, the library has arranged a trial of the Newsbank Access Australia collection.
To access the trial, click on the following link http://infoweb.newsbank.com/signin/RichmondTweedRegionalLibrary and enter your eight digit library card number. This trial is available until Friday 17 July 2020.
Access Australia is a unique, web-based resource that provides libraries with comprehensive news coverage from all Australian states and territories and beyond. From local publications to nationwide news sources such as The Sydney Morning Herald and The Australian, Access Australia includes content from the most popular daily, weekly and Sunday newspapers as well as hard-to-find community and regional news. Each news source has its own focus, and patrons can select news closest to the issues and events for authoritative, staff-written coverage. Thus, Access Australia provides local, regional, national and international perspectives on current issues and events.
The Newsbank Access Australia Collection features local newspapers including:
- Ballina Shire Advocate
- Byron Shire News
- Lismore Echo
- Tweed Daily News
- Tweed Border Mail
- The Northern Star
- Northern Farmer Bulletin
NewsBank Access Australia Help Videos:
NewsBank also has a series of introductory and how-to videos on its YouTube channel. You can view their other videos HERE.