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4. Spanish Newspapers and Magazines

Great Coverage

NEWS  LINKS

http://lanic.utexas.edu LANIC The best overall site! This is in a class of its own. Pick by country or by topic. You can find everything you are wanting on Latin America in one spot. If you can only have one site, this is it! http://lanic.utexas.edu/la/region/news lists newspapers for each country. http://lanic.utexas.edu/la/region/epub lists magazines LANIC has a great amount of information in general (academic resources, arts and literature, business and economy, all types of professional organizations, media, music, the performing arts, popular culture, public affairs and many other indexes. There is also a Journalism section and a Radio and Television section.

www.prensaescrita.com Prensa Escrita Another comprehensive site with many different newspapers from various cities in Spanish-speaking countries. Just click on what country is needed.

www.kidon.com/media-link/index.php   Kidon Media Link--directory of newspapers and other news sources on the internet; select by continent

www.abyznewslinks.com   ABYZ News This portal to online news sources from around the world is primarily composed of newspapers, but also includes many broadcast stations, internet services, amgazines, and press agencies. It can bring up each country, sub-divided into types of news sources and cities. Three main criteria: actual news, reasonably professional in nature, fairly recently updated content.

Look under "Newspapers--General" for more newspaper directories.

INDIVIDUAL  NEWSPAPERS  WITH  GREAT  COVERAGE

http://news.bbc.co.uk/hi/spanish BBC from England

http://cnnenespanol.com CNN en espanol

www.tdm.com Tiempos del Mundo: el periodico de las Americas; well organized; covers 18 edition in 16 countries of Latin America One of the best weekly news in Spanish

www.telegrafo.com.ec El telegrafo Good opinion section; from Ecuador

www.elcomercio.com El comercio Very good thought-provoking articles!!!  an information agency focusing on socio-political dynamics within Latin America, as well as world events

www.economist.com The Economist Premier online source of analysis on global business and current affairs, providing authoritative insight and opinions on international news, world politics, business, finance, science and technology, culture and society; only a few articles because have to subscribe to get all of them, but the ones they have free are interesting

www.lanacion.com.ar La Nacion from Buenos Aires, Argentina

www.ticotimes.net/index.htm Tico Times English newspaper from Costa Rica

THOUGHT-PROVOKING

www.alainet.org Latin America in Movement--has a great diversity of opinions to make one think! Over 5000 editorial type of articles about current events in the world (since 1988) by noted analysists, thinkers and social leaders concerning many types of different social, political, cultural, economical, communicative and international themes; also has a search system by themes, organization, country, language, author and date. Great for research, but many articles are in Spanish. (There are 269 in English and 3652 in Spanish; some in French, etc.)

IN  ENGLISH

www.worldheadlines.com World Headlines Quick, short easy-to-find headlines; a lot of info in a small space; divided into continents, topics,...; a very good way to quickly see what is going on in the world on any day
www.worldpress.org/Americas.htm  World Press Good opinions from other countries
www.washingtonpost.com
Washington Post

www.countryreports.org Country Reports Some in Spanish and some in English;countries profiled from around the world. It says it's "the Internets best source of data on over 260 countries." It has several headlines of current news in each country

www.ticotimes.net/index.htm Tico Times Central America's leading English newspaper--from Costa Rica 

 

General

LANIC

http://lanic.utexas.edu The best overall site! This is in a class of its own. Pick by country or by topic. You can find everything you are wanting on Latin America in one spot. If you can only have one site about Latin America, this is it! http://lanic.utexas.edu/la/region/news lists newspapers for each country. http://lanic.utexas.edu/la/region/epub lists magazines http://lanic.utexas.edu/la/region/hispanic has information in general (academic resources, arts and literature, business and economy, all types of professional organizations, media, music, the performing arts, popular culture, public affairs and many other indexes. There is also a Journalism section and a Radio and Television section.

OTHER  LISTS  OF  NEWSPAPERS  OF  THE  WORLD--Many Different  Languages

Written in Spanish:
www.kidon.com/media-link/index.php  Kidon Media Link Has them listed by cities in each country--this is a VERY  GOOD  SITE

www.prensaescrita.com Prensa Escrita Has many newspapers from all parts of the world; look up each country.

www.abyznewslinks.com     ABYZ News Links

http://libraries.mit.edu/guides/types/flnews/spanish.html Foreign Language News and Newspapers from MIT--A list of some of the main newspapers in Spanish-speaking countries; Also has newspapers in Chinese, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese and Russian

SPANISH  INFORMATION 

www.monografias.com Monografias.com (in Spanish) Type of search engine/daily newsletter concerning all types of problems in Latin America; much information

OTHER  INFORMATION

www.silueta.com Silueta: a bilingual magaine with feature stories on nutrition, gardening, the planet, nature, and much more. Interesting reading. 

 

SPAIN  AND  ITS  ISLANDS

www.prensaescrita.com Prensa Escrita Another comprehensive site with many different newspapers from various cities in Spain. Just click on Spain.

Look under "Newspapers--General" for more newspaper directories.

Specific  Newspapers

www.elpais.es El pais One of the most important papers in the Spanish speaking world Has thorough domestic and international news from Spain. Updated daily.*

www.elmundo.es  El mundo A leading newspaper from Madrid

www.diario-elcorreo.es Diario-el correo World news from Spain

www.abc.es abc One of Spain's largest national newspapers

www.elcomercio-sa.es/edicion/portada.html El comercio From Asturia, Spain

http://www.atlanticocanarias.com Atlantico canarias Diario de economia, empresas y sociedad from Canary Islands; has an interesting "editorial" section.   

 

Advertising

www.elcorteingles.es El Corte Inglés:an online shopping at El Corte Inglés. A great place for product information and pricing or placing an order. A good place to see advertisements.

 

NORTH  AMERICA (Including the Islands)

Costa Rica

 http://lanic.utexas.edu/la/region/news LANIC newspapers Click on Costa Rica. http://lanic.utexas.edu/la/region/epub LANIC magazines  Click on Costa Rica.

www.prensaescrita.com Prensa Escrita Another comprehensive site with many different newspapers from Costa Rica. Just click on Costa Rica.

Look under "Newspapers--General" for more newspaper directories.

Specific  Newspapers

www.ticotimes.net/cent_amer.htm  Tico Times On-Line for Central America; an excellent source of news

www.nacion.com La Nación-Costa Rica: Today's news from san José, Costa Rica. Includes a section with the major happenings in other Central American countries, sports, headline news, and more.

 

Dominican Republic

www.hoy.com.do Hoy Digitial newspaper; good "opinions" section; the most read on the Domincan Republic Internet

 

Guatemala

 http://lanic.utexas.edu/la/region/news LANIC newspapers Click on Guatemala. http://lanic.utexas.edu/la/region/epub LANIC magazines  Click on Guatemala.

www.prensaescrita.com Prensa Escrita Another comprehensive site with many different newspapers in Guatemala. Just click on Guatemala.

Look under "Newspapers--General" for more newspaper directories.

Specific  Newspapers

 http://www.prensalibre.com/pls/prensa/index.jsp La Prensa Libre: straight from Guatemala this is said to be Central America's largest daily newspaper. The latest Latin American news. Articles are in Spanish.

 http://www.diariodeguatemala.com Diario de Guatemala Toda la información de Guatemala en su mano

 

Mexico

http://lanic.utexas.edu/la/region/news LANIC newspapers Click on Mexico. http://lanic.utexas.edu/la/region/epub LANIC magazines  Click on Mexico.

www.lib.utsa.edu/Research/Subject/mexicannewsguide.html Mexican Newspapers Online--EXCELLENT  SITE! Gives a list of the newspapers in each state. Also lists many journals and other Mexican news sources.

www.prensaescrita.com Prensa Escrita Another comprehensive site with many different newspapers from various cities in Mexico. Just click on Mexico and then click on the state needed.

Look under "Newspapers--General" for more newspaper directories.

SPECIFIC  NEWSPAPERS

www.jornada.unam.mx/indexfla.php La Jornada: this paper supported by la Universidad Nacional Autónoma de Mexico, offers general world news as well as articles contradicting hot topics--from Mexico City

www.washingtonpost.com/wp-srv/inatl/longterm/worldref/country/mexico.htm Recent Washington Post stories about Mexico. Read recent Associated Press stories about Mexico--in English

www.el-universal.com.mx/noticiash.html El Universal From Mexico City; many good articles; easy to locate sections

www.thenewsmexico.com  The News of Mexico Important source of information on Mexico--in Spanish--Coming back soon

www.excelsior.com.mx Excelsior Published in Spanish only.

www.reforma.com Reforma

 http://frontera.nmsu.edu Frontera Norte Sur; in English; about people in Sierra Occidental Mountain Range (includes Copper Canyon); on-line news coverage of the US-Mexico border--from Chihuahua; about "border lands"

 

Nicaragua

 http://lanic.utexas.edu/la/region/news LANIC newspapers Click on Nicaragua. http://lanic.utexas.edu/la/region/epub LANIC magazines  Click on Nicaragua.

www.prensaescrita.com Prensa Escrita Another comprehensive site with many different newspapers from Nicaragua. Just click on Nicaragua.

Look under "Newspapers--General" for more newspaper directories.

Specific  Newspapers

www.laprensa.com.ni La prensa

www.nicanews.com.ni/nn21 Nica News From Miami, Nicaragua--in English; also has good historical information

www.elnuevodiario.com.ni El nuevo diario

 

Panama

Specific  Newspapers

www.prensa.com La Prensa: in addition to the complete news features of this Panama City paper, it includes the entertainment section. Guess what the movie title would be in English.

 

 

United States

BORDERLANDS

http://frontera.nmsu.edu Frontera Norte Sur; in English; about people in Sierra Occidental Mountain Range--on-line news coverage of the US-Mexico border

GENERAL

http://online.wsj.com/public/page/0,,2_0137,00.html Spanish version of the Wall Street Journal

www.laopinion.com La opinion From Los Angelos, California

www.lasemanadelsur.com La semana del sur From Tulsa, Oklahoma

 

SOUTH  AMERICA

Argentina

Specific  Newspapers

www.clarin.com/diario/hoy/index_diario.html Clarin News from Argentina with lots of interesting feature stories*

www.lanacion.com.ar La nación One of Argentina's national newspapers; from Buenos Aires

www.intervoz.com.ar Intervoz: get all of today's news from Cordoba, Argentina

 

Bolivia

Specific  Newspapers

www.la-razon.com La razon Good editorials

www.bolpress.com Bolivia Press Good "opinion" section

www.lostiempos.com Los tiempos from Cochabamba, Bolivia

 http://www.el-nuevodia.com El nuevo día

 

Chile

Specific  Newspapers

 http://www.tercera.cl Tercera

 

Colombia

www.quehubo.com/cat/html Que hubo Colombian Yellow Pages

Specific  Newspapers

www.elespectador.com El Espectador: another daily paper from Colombia. Includes front page stories, economics, sports, links to back issues and more.

www.elmundo.com El Mundo: Medellín, Colombia offers this paper. Links to politics, economy, opinions, and more.

 

Ecuador

www.telegrafo.com.ec  El telegrafo Excellent newspaper with good opinion section from Guayaquil, Ecuador

www.elcomercio.com El comercio Excellent newspaper with world, as well as Eucador, news

 

Peru 

www.caretas.com.pe Caretas: online Peruvian magaine covering political and cultural issues of Perú. Offers a democratic view in its full length articles.

www.editoraperu.com Editora Peru

www.correoperu.com.pe/enlinea/hoy/index.asp El correo Has different newspapers for different areas of Peru, such as: Lima, Arequipa, Piura, Tacna, Huancayo, Puno and Huánuco

www.larepublica.com.pe La republica A thorough newspaper

 http://www.peru.com Peru

 

Uruguay

Specific  Newspapers

www.elpais.com.uy  El pais Montevideo, Uruguay articles, analysis and opinion from Uruguay.

 

Venezuela

Specific  Newspapers

www.analitica.com Analitica Very interesting editorials and information about Venezuela and current events of the world 

 

Other Countries

Non-Spanish  Speaking  Countries

 http://www.aurora-israel.co.il/ow/index.asp Aurora-Israel Newspaper from Israel in Spanish*

 

Other media and documents

RADIO  AND  MUSIC

www.rcinet.ca/ Radio Canada International Listen to RCI's daily radio broadcasts online in English, French, Spanish, Arabic, Chinese, Russian and Ukranian. 

www.musicaperuana.com/espanol/cancion.htm Musica Peruana Links to a variety of music, articles and music history. Word of warning: many fo the pages have background music with no way to turn it off. VERY GOOD SITE! Many instrumental songs. From Perú.

www.caracol.com.co Caracol With the RealAudio plugin you can hear the news live on Colombian radio. If  you are in the US you might find it faster to go to this Miami mirror site.

HISTORICAL  MAPS

 http://international.loc.gov/intldl/eshtml/  International Map Project   "Spain, The United States and The American Frontier: Historias Paralelas" This is a joint project between the governments of Spain and the United States.

OTHER  TYPES

http://www.state.gov/index.htm   US State Department's International Information Programs in English--much excellent, up-to-date information