Newspapers & Current Events
- Access World News (News Bank)
Consolidates current and archived information from thousands of newspaper titles, as well as newswires, web editions, blogs, videos, broadcast transcripts, business journals, periodicals, government documents and other publications.
- Explora Public Libraries
This resource is designed for teens and adults. It offers an extensive collection of full-text articles from leading magazines and reference books on a wide variety of topics, including current events.
- Military & Government Collection
This resource covers current news pertaining to all branches of the military and government, offering a thorough collection of periodicals, academic journals, and other pertinent content.
- Montclair Times (March 2008-Present)
Full-text digital access to the Montclair Times from March 2008 to present-day! For issues prior to March 2008, contact an MPL staff member as we have back issues on microfilm (1877-2000) and PDF (2000-2008) at the main library.
- New York Times (1851-2013)
Full-text of the New York Times from its start in 1851 to December 31, 2013.
- Points of View Reference Center
Points of View Reference Center contains more than 380 core topics, each with an overview (objective background/description), point (argument) and counterpoint (opposing argument). Each topic features a Guide to Critical Analysis which helps the reader evaluate the controversy and enhances students’ ability to read critically, develop their own perspective on the issues, and write or debate an effective argument on the topic. Points of View Reference Center also contains a Curriculum Standards Module to help educators correlate the database content quickly and easily to Common Core, state- or province-specific curriculum standards.