New from NewsBank

NewsBank (Home Access | In Library Access) has four new Special Reports:

World Environment:  Recognizing Earth Day with news and reports on important environmental issues and treaties from around the globe, along with special collections of government documents on land and water conservation and global warming.  Includes links to Earth Day websites such as the EPA’s Earth Day page.

Poetry Around the World:  Broad coverage of poetry and poets from every corner of the globe, including news, events, discussions, trends and links to related Websites.

World Health:  With a special focus on Autism Awareness Month.  Extensive reporting on modern illnesses, epidemics and treatments, in addition to coverage of health issues specific to each region of the world through articles, statistics and dispatches from the World Health Organization (WHO).

African Health Crisis:  A collection of articles covering the public health crisis in Sub-Saharan Africa and international efforts provide relief. This site supports the 2007 National Debate Topic: Resolved: The United States federal government should substantially increase its public health assistance to Sub-Saharan Africa.


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