IB 8510: News


Let's say, for example, we are looking for articles from and about Germany.

Searching Factiva for News FROM Germany

  1. Use the (default) Search Builder screen
  2. Click on Source
  3. Select Source By Region
  4. Choose Europe → Western Europe → Germany
  5. Enter search terms and run your search
  6. Keep in mind that Factiva assumes you are doing a phrase search. Remember to use Boolean Connectors (and, or, not) to combine terms.

Searching Factiva for News ABOUT Germany

  • From the Search Builder screen use the Region limiter to select Germany. Your search results will be about, but not necessarily from, Germany.
  • Alternatively, you can keep the default settings in place and use Germany as a search term. 

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