Try Factiva for online newspaper content

Do you need to find online newspaper content fast for your reports, essays or research?

Did you know that all La Trobe students and staff have access to Factiva, and other online news sources via your Library.

Factiva gives you access to thousands of premium news and information sources, including full text coverage of major Australian and international newspapers.

Access it under 'F' in the A-Z list via the Databases tab on the Library homepage, or choose the Catalogue tab and type 'Factiva'.

Provide your La Trobe username and password for access if you are off campus.

Note: If you get a page saying there is a problem with this website's security certificate, just click the relevant link to continue. This is a known issue at present affecting access to Factiva for many libraries but will be fixed soon and won't prevent you from accessing content.

Find out more about Factiva and other sources of newspaper content online via the Library Guide at

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