Dr. Keiko Miwa Ross Global News Center

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Status of Global News Center

In keeping with pandemic health and safety guidelines, the Ross Global News Center is not currently staffed and current print news subscriptions are suspended for the duration of our pandemic restrictions. We hope to return to full physical access sometime in 2021. In the meantime, the space is open to patrons needing work space and who comply with social distancing protocols.

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-- Originally posted on Tuesday, August 18, 2020 - 3:43pm --

-- Last updated on Friday, February 5, 2021 - 3:03pm --

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University Park, PA 16802-1810
128 Paterno Library


The Dr. Keiko Miwa Ross Global News Center, located adjacent to Starbucks in 128 Paterno Library, contains current and recent copies of news publications from around the world. Included are:

  • Six local Pennsylvania newspapers including the Centre Daily Times and the Harrisburg Patriot-News;
  • 12 major U.S. metropolitan newspapers, including the Philadelphia Inquirer, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, and Washington Post;
  • Four financial newspapers including the Wall Street Journal and IBD Weekly;
  • Four African-American newspapers including the New Pittsburgh Post and Philadelphia Tribune;
  • 25 non-U.S. newspapers in 11 languages;
  • 25 news magazines from nine countries, in six languages, offering a variety of viewpoints.

To provide users with the most up-to-date issues, many of these newspapers are printed in-house daily.