Public Libraries in Australia
NewsBank helps public libraries in Australia meet the needs of
their users by providing web-based access to the largest collection of Australian news content available anywhere, including the world’s largest, fastest-growing newspaper
database. Updated daily, NewsBank products such as
offer current and archived content from more than 500 titles from Australia
and hundreds more from abroad, ensuring that patrons benefit from a variety
of viewpoints and unparalleled local, regional, national and international
Designed specifically for public research, Australia's Newspapers offers popular and hard-to-find titles from cities and towns throughout
Australia, including a number
of local community papers. Australia's Newspapers and other NewsBank
products feature an intuitive, map-based interface that enables users
to select and search individual or multiple titles and pinpoint information
quickly and easily. Also, a new, faster search engine retrieves thousands
of search results in a fraction of a second. Other new enhancements include
better relevance rankings, smarter stemming, the inclusion of stopwords
in searches and new ways to sort results. Finally, public libraries can
enjoy unlimited 24/7 access to NewsBank products from workstations and
remote locations, a pricing model based on the population served, extensive
branding options and the ability to customise their newspaper collections
according to the unique needs of each library authority.
Below are some of NewsBank’s products that help public libraries
in Australia meet the diverse research needs of their patrons.
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