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News & Current Events

Hi, I'm Cameron. I'm a library associate at Geneva Public Library. Your library card gives you 24/7 access to a variety of online resources for daily news, current events, and historical newspapers. Contact us at geneva.library@gpld.org or call us at 630-232-0780 if you have questions.

CHICAGO COMMUNITY COVERAGE

Explore and stay informed on local 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 Chicago area including the Chicago Sun-Times, Daily Herald and Kane County Chronicle. Available remotely 24/7 on any device.

CHICAGO SUN-TIMES

The Chicago Sun-Times full text

Chicago Tribune

The Chicago Tribune full text

DAILY HERALD

The Daily Herald full text

GALE ONEFILE: NEW

This innovative full-text newspaper resource allows users to search articles instantly by title, headline, date, author, newspaper section, or other fields. Gale OneFile: News provides access to more than 2,300 major U.S. regional, national, and local newspapers, as well as leading titles from around the world. It also includes thousands of images, radio and TV broadcasts and transcripts.

Geneva Republican

A digital copy of the Geneva Republican newspaper covering years 1878-2016. Years 1878-1959 and 2013-2016 are text searchable

Historical Newspapers

Includes Chicago Tribune (1849-1992), Wall Street Journal (1889-1998), New York Times (1851-2012), Los Angeles Times (1881-1991), Washington Post (1877-1999)

Issues & Controversies

In-depth investigations of issues in business, politics, government, education and popular culture

KANE COUNTY CHRONICLE

Kane County Chronicle full text

NEWSBANK KANE COUNTY CHRONICLE

Search full-text articles on local news, issues, events, people and more from current and archived issues of the Kane County Chronicle.  Also available remotely 24/7 on any device.

POINTS OF VIEW REFERENCE CENTER

Containing resources that present multiple sides of an issue, this database provides rich content that can help students better understand controversial issues and develop analytical thinking skills.

US Major Dailies

Includes Chicago Tribune, Wall Street Journal, Los Angeles Times, Christian Science Monitor, New York Times and Washington Post full text

World News Digest

US and World News 1940-present