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Vanderbilt Television News Archive

The Vanderbilt Television News Archive provides access to over 1,000,000 abstracts of evening news broadcasts from ABC, NBC and CBS (August 1968 to present); daily news programs from CNN (1995 to present), Fox News (2004 to present) and ABC Nightline (12 September 1988 to present); and a selection of special programs, including coverage of elections, political conventions, events related to September 11, 2001 and more.

Streaming video is available of NBC Nightly News broadcasts (August 1968 to present) and CNN broadcasts (1995 to present) through the database.

Access the Vanderbilt Television News Archive.

Technical Requirements

Media Players - Software

In order to use the Vanderbilt Television News Archive, you will need a current version of RealPlayer.  This player can be downloaded for free by clicking on the link below and following the instructions on the RealPlayer website.


Internet Connectivity

High speed Internet connection required.