AP Newsroom

This database captures the greatest events in history and brings them to life with photographs, audio sound bites, graphics and text. AP Newsroom is a primary source database from the Associated Press, one of the oldest and largest news organizations in the world.

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Content Includes

  • More than 12 million photographs dating back to 1826
  • More than 36,000 audio sound bites
  • More than 340,000 professionally-produced graphics

The World’s Most Comprehensive and Popular Image Collection

AP Newsroom contains breaking news, feature stories, photographs, graphics and audio clips produced by the AP’s network of award-winning journalists, who operate in more than 250 locations worldwide. Whether they’re reporting from campaign trails, red carpets or stadium sidelines, AP journalists deliver in-depth stories on a variety of subjects — from politics, business and finance to entertainment, fashion and food.

Users can access the AP’s multimedia content anywhere, anytime, and from any device.

Enhance Teaching and Learning with AP Newsroom

Gain access to a vast collection of primary sources including 170 years of news stories, 12 million historical and contemporary images and an extensive collection of audio clips.

Well-Written Stories to Inform, Engage and Entertain

From stories of local interest to global breaking news, the AP’s network of experienced journalists and innovative storytellers deliver compelling content to enhance classroom learning.

Photographs and Graphics

Help students connect with the stories they’re reading. This collection contains more than 12 million historical and contemporary images covering news, sports and entertainment as well as 3D animations, diagrams and charts.

Audio Clips and Soundbites

Browse three-minute newscasts, one-minute updates, special reports, reporter wraps and long-form programming.