We now have access to Foreign Broadcast Information Service (FBIS) Daily Reports 1974-1996 through a national purchase by JISC Collections.
Created by the U.S. intelligence community to benefit policy makers and analysts, FBIS Daily Reports offer foreign views and perspectives on historical events from thousands of monitored broadcasts and publications. Translated into English from more than 50 languages these comprehensive media reports from around the globe include news, interviews, speeches and editorial commentary. JISC has purchased access to the following sections of FBIS:
* Middle East and North Africa, 1974–1987
* Near East and South Asia, 1987–1996
* South Asia, 1980–1987
* Sub-Saharan Africa, 1974–1980 and Africa, 1987–1996
* Eastern Europe, 1974–1996
Access FBIS from http://infoweb.newsbank.com.ezproxy.liv.ac.uk/?db=FBISX or via the Library catalogue, Metalib, or our e-Newspapers page.