America's News

AN-web-graphicAmerica's News features national, regional, and local news content allowing patron to access multiple perspectives on practically any issue, person, or event across the country.

Explore and stay informed on local and national topics, people and events in areas such as business, health, education, jobs and careers, political and social issues and more. Features a wide variety of credible, vetted news sources spanning the U.S. Available remotely 24/7 on any device.

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Access America's News, including the Lake County Record Bee, using your Lake County Library card. If you need a library card visit our library card page.

America's News also includes the full text of the Clear Lake Observer-American from 2003 to 2015. 

Hispanic Life in America
Also included in America's News is Hispanic Life in America. This details the experience and impact of Hispanic Americans as recorded by the news media, 1704 to today. 

What is America's News?
America’s News is a powerful online resource that empowers library patrons to explore a diverse range of popular topics including business, health, politics, careers, entrepreneurship and much more. America's News features news from 3,670 U.S. News sources including local sources such as, Lake County Record Bee, the Ukiah Daily Journal, the Santa Rosa Press Democrat and the San Francisco Chronicle. Content is current news as well as archives that go back to the 1980s.

How can I access America's News?
You need a Lake County Library card to access America's News through the Lake County Library. America's News is mobile-responsive and remotely accessible 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, on any device.

Other Features of America's News:
Diverse perspectives for deeper insight
In today’s interconnected world, events and issues that impact local communities can also be nationally and globally relevant. Similarly, occurrences in other countries often have an impact close to home.

With extensive U.S. coverage of local, national, and global issues and events, researchers can easily discover multiple perspectives and track issues over time to gain deeper insights. The ability to explore multiple perspectives is also an essential element in the development of critical thinking and information literacy skills.

Relevant Results Quickly
The Suggested Topics feature in America’s News: 2022 Edition makes it easy for all patrons to quickly find useful information by highlighting subjects such as jobs and careers, education, health, social issues, and technology. Available topics are based on extensive user feedback and reflect popular and trending areas. An intuitive and easy-to-use interface also allows researchers to search by headline, name, topic, date, and author to quickly find relevant results. Articles can be easily shared, printed, emailed, or saved.

Multiple news formats – One interface
The world of news is continually changing. America’s News: 2022 Edition reflects this evolution by consolidating all news formats (full-text articles, web-only content, PDF-image editions) from more than 220 U.S. sources for the deepest local coverage available