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University Library

Online resources : newspapers, news services and archives

This page is split into:

News from today's papers
BBC news
Irish Times
Le Monde
New York Times
El Pais
The Times
Washington Post

There are a host of online services which will aggregate today's news such as NewsNow (excludes News International sources) and Silobreaker as well as the advanced search options of many major search engines such as Google and Yahoo! (both link to UK versions).

News monitoring services and archives
19th Century British Pamphlets - JSTOR
British newspapers, 1600-1950
Daily Telegraph (online archive 1999–)
The Economist (1997- )
The Economist Historical Archive (1843-2003)
Eighteenth Century Journal: a portal to newspapers (1685-1815)
Factiva (online archive) - worldwide coverage of newspapers (22 languages)

Foreign Broadcast Information Service (1974-1996) US translations/transcripts of international radio broadcasts

Guardian (online archive 1982–)
Historic Australian newspapers (1803-1954)
Independent (online archive 1988–)
Infotrac custom newspapers - online full text archive of UK broadsheets
JISC Mediahub (1900-2007)
Kidon media link - free worldwide coverage of nearly 20,000 news sources
Le Monde (online archive 1990–)
MIT Libraries Foreign Language News and Newspapers
News on screen (BUFVC) (1910-1983) 160,000 stories from cinema newsreels
Newsvault - cross search all the newspaper and magazine collections we subscribe to from Gale
Nexis UK - online archive covers local, national and international news sources
Observer (online archive 1992–)
Online newspapers - free online directory of 1000s of newspapers
Radio free Europe / Radio liberty
Sunday Telegraph (online archive 1999–)
Sunday Times (online archive 1985–)
The Times digital archive (1785–1985)
The Times (online archive 1981–)
The Times Educational Supplement (online archive 1994-)
The Times Higher Education Supplement (1995- )
The Times Literary Supplement (1994- )

News on Microform

The library holds collections of newspapers on microform from local, national and international titles.

You can browse titles or limit your search, using the icon at the top of the results page, by words that appear in the title.