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Using Vanderbilt Television News Archive

Looking for news segments?

The Research Center has a subscription to the Vanderbilt Television Archive. It has over 950,000 video news segments, complete with searchable abstracts. The archive includes evening news broadcasts from ABC (August 5, 1968 – present), CBS (August 5, 1968 – present), and NBC (August 5, 1968 – present), as well as FoxNews Reports (January 15, 2004 – present) and CNN since its starting date in 1980. The archive also contains ABC’s Nightline and Special Report coverage. We also have access to 400,000 CNN & NBC segments as well — you can access the service via our Databases A-Z page.

The Vanderbilt Television News Archive also provides a video loan service to individuals interested in viewing the archived materials from ABC, CBS, NBC, and FoxNews. Items ordered through the Vanderbilt Television News Archive Web site are available in DVD format and are eligible for an educational discount.

You may legally stream online or play items from DVDs into the classroom setting as long as it is for educational purposes. If streaming we have set up permalinks for easy quick access to the individual records.

If you have any questions about this resource — please let us know!

Your Very Own Online Clips Portfolio

While you are enjoying your summer internships and adding more clips to your body of work, you should also be promoting yourself and your accomplishments to perspective employers and readers. The J-School can help you do that with a new product called Selected Works.

The major advantages of using this product is that it is provided to you at no cost, it will be available to you even after you graduate, and it is indexed by Google assuring wide exposure of your work. Click on the link below for examples of how your classmates and faculty members have set up their selected works pages:


Here’s a how-to guide to help you get started: Selected Works How-to Guide

If you have any questions about using this product, please feel to contact us!