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Browsing Business News – for free

Students and staff can make use of University of Manchester Library resources to browse recent news.

Dow Jones FactivaFactiva (from Dow Jones) has a News Pages tab that offers simple access to top newspapers worldwide (most recent two weeks).

Select Global from the drop-down list and you get: The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, The Australian, The Times and scmp.com (South China Morning Post).

Select United Kingdom and you get: The Daily Telegraph, The Times, The Guardian, The Independent, The Wall Street Journal (Europe) and The Economist.

Factiva News Pages

Factiva News Pages (click to expand)

Note: Factiva provides News Pages in several languages in addition to english.

Factiva does include access to The Financial Times but not through the News Pages – you have to use the Search tab and select The Financial Times as your source.

BloombergBloomberg Professionalis an excellent source of financial market news. Useful news functions include:

  • TOP <GO> – Today’s top news stories
  • READ <GO> – Most read news
  • N <GO> – Main news menu
  • NSE <GO> – News search engine
  • NRR <GO> – News readership rankings

For a list of news databases goto the Business and Management databases page and scroll down to the Databases: Business News section.

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  1. 11 November 2012 at 1:10 pm

    NRR at Bloomberg is also a good tool.

    • markgreenwood
      12 November 2012 at 11:37 am

      Now added to list of useful Bloomberg functions in the post. Thanks for the tip!

  1. 15 November 2012 at 7:09 pm

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