Dr. Keiko Miwa Ross Global News Center

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In keeping with pandemic health and safety guidelines, the Ross Global News Center is closed to patrons through Stage 3 of the Libraries Opening (August - December 2020) and current print news collections are suspended through that period.  We hope to return to offering full physical access in January 2021.

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

-- Last updated on Monday, August 24, 2020 - 8:02am --

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Jeff Knapp

Larry and Ellen Foster Communications Librarian

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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.