• News and Current Events Resources

  • Doing research for an argumentative essay or persuasive speech? Check out our new resource page for Contemporary and Controversial Issues.


  • Books & More

  • Use our Library catalog to find books, journals, movies, and more about your subject!

    COCC Barber Library + Summit Libraries Catalog
    Search for library materials that are available online through the Library or on the Library shelves in Bend. Not in Bend? You can have books and movies delivered to the Redmond, Prineville, or Madras campuses. Online items are accessible anywhere you have an Internet connection.

  • Articles & More

  • America's News
    Bend Bulletin
    Chronicle of Higher Education
    Communications and Mass Media Collection
    Flipster
    General OneFile
    InfoTrac Newsstand
    LexisNexis Academic
    MasterFile Premier
    National Geographic Magazine, 1888-present
    The New York Times
    The New York Times - Historical
    Newspaper Source
    Oregon Newspapers
    Oregon Newspapers - Historical (Full-Text)
    Oregon Newspapers - Historical (Index Only)
    The Oregonian
    Popular Magazines
    Statista
    Statistical Abstract of the United States
    The Wall Street Journal

  • Encyclopedias & More

  • Encyclopedia of Contemporary American Social Issues
    Encyclopedia of Journalism

  • Images, Film & Audio

  • Films on Demand
    Image Quest
    TED

  • Government Information

  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
    Chronicling America
    United Nations (UN)

  • Websites

  • BBC
    Google News - Archives
    Google News - Current
    Historical Newspapers Online
    Human Development Reports
    Human Rights Watch
    Inside Higher Ed
    Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR)
    New York Times Website
    Newseum
    Newspapers of the World - NewsLink
    NPR
    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)
    Pew Research Center
    PolitiFact
    Public Agenda
    Stateline
    TV5Monde
    Urban Institute: Unemployment and Recovery Project
    World Bank