Browse by subject - Newspapers

1 - 17th and 18th Century Burney Collection Newspapers
Alternative titles: also known as 'Seventeenth and Eighteenth Century Burney collection'
also known as 'Burney collection'
Description: A full-text digital archive of 17 and 18th century newspapers, broadsides and news pamphlets from the Burney Collection. Gathered by the Reverend Charles Burney (1757 - 1817), this collection represents the largest single collection of early English newspapers from London, the British Isles and the colonies, containing almost 1 million pages and 1,270 titles.
Coverage: 1604 to 1804
Publisher: Gale
Full text: Yes
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2 - Access U.K. & Scotland Newspapers
Alternative titles: also known as 'NewsBank Access U.K. & Scotland Newspapers'
Description: Full-text content of local and regional newspapers, from over 860 titles. Each newspaper has its own distinctive focus offering a variety of viewpoints on local and world issues. Paid advertisements are excluded; time coverage varies.
Publisher: Newsbank
Full text: Yes
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3 - African American Newspapers
Description: Trial access available to registered users until 31st October 2019 User feedback survey
This collection includes material from 11 newspaper titles covering the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, including those produced by Frederick Douglass.
Coverage: 1827-1909
Full text: Yes
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4 - African American Newspapers, 1827-1998
Alternative titles: also known as 'African American Newspapers, Series 1 & 2'
Description: Trial access available to registered users until 8th November 2019 User feedback survey
This collection includes material from more than 270 African American newspapers published in the 19th and 20th centuries, including those produced by Frederick Douglass. Created in partnership with historical societies and the Library of Congress, it chronicles over a century and a half of the African American experience.


Please note that a new interface is also available for the individual parts of this resource: Series 11827-1998 and Series 2, 1835-1956
Publisher: Readex
Full text: Yes
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5 - Black Newspaper Collection
Alternative titles: also known as 'ProQuest Historical Newspapers: Black Newspaper Collection'
Description: Trial access available to registered users until 8th November 2019 User feedback survey
This collection includes material from nine newspaper titles spanning over 110 years, and covers both major movements, from the Harlem Renaissance to Civil Rights, and everyday life.
Coverage: 1893-2005
Full text: Yes
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6 - British Library Newspapers, Parts 1 & 2
Alternative titles: previously known as '19th Century British Library Newspapers, Parts 1 & 2'
Description: A full-text digital archive of 19th century newspapers, with the complete runs of 70 national, regional and rural daily and weekly publications originating in England, Scotland, Ireland, and Wales. For the full list of titles available follow the publisher link below.
Coverage: 1800 to 1900
Publisher: Gale-Cengage
Full text: Yes
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7 - British Newspaper Archive
Description: A full-text digital archive of over 600 newspaper titles from the British Library's collections NB: Please complete personal registration and login to access full-text
Coverage: 1710 onwards
Full text: Yes
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Access: Access to this resource is restricted to our Edinburgh reading rooms and to Kelvin Hall, Glasgow.
8 - Economist Historical Archive, 1843-2014
Description: A full-text digital archive of this world famous newspaper, containing the complete page of every issue from 1843 to 2014.
Coverage: 1843 to 2014
Publisher: Gale
Full text: Yes
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9 - Europeana
Description: A digital portal to over 4.6 million digitised books, manuscripts, newspapers, film clips, maps, photos and sound from cultural institutions across Europe
Full text: Yes
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Access: This is an open access resource. It can be accessed via the following URL:
https://auth.nls.uk/eresources/goto/101
10 - Factiva
Description: A news and business search service covering over 14,000 leading newspaper titles, news sources and company information from around the world. Click on publisher link below to view a list of the sources covered (you may need to save the document first).
Note: If using Chrome you may experience intermittent problems when accessing the resource outside our George IV Bridge building and Kelvin Hall.
Coverage: 1997 onwards
Publisher: Proquest-Dow Jones
Full text: Yes
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11 - Infotrac Custom Newspapers
Description: A full-text digital newspaper collection featuring over 60 UK and Ireland titles (including 33 from Scotland) and 25 international titles.
Publisher: Gale
Full text: Yes
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12 - Scotsman Digital Archive, 1817-1950
Description: A full-text digital archive of every issue of The Scotsman newspaper, from 1817 to 1950, in its original published context
Coverage: 1817 to 1950
Publisher: Proquest
Full text: Yes
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13 - Times Digital Archive, 1785 - 2010
Alternative titles: also known as 'The Times'
also known as 'The London Times'
also known as 'TDA'
Description: A full-text digital archive of The (London) Times newspaper containing pages from every issue from 1785 to 2010. It covers more than 11 million articles in 1.4 million pages.
Coverage: 1785 to 2010
Publisher: Gale
Full text: Yes
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14 - Times of India
Description: The world's most widely circulated English daily newspaper was founded in 1838 to serve British residents of western India. This archive contains material from the first issue up till 2007, covering a range of key historical events.
Coverage: 1838-2007
Publisher: Proquest
Full text: Yes
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15 - UlrichsWeb Global Serials Directory
Description: An online serials database containing more than 300,000 periodicals including academic and scholarly journals, open access publications, peer-reviewed titles, popular magazines, newspapers and newsletters
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Access: Access to this resource is restricted to our Edinburgh reading rooms and to Kelvin Hall, Glasgow.
16 - Waterloo Directory of English Newspapers & Periodicals, 1800-1900
Alternative titles: also known as 'Directory of English Newspapers & Periodicals, 1800-1900'
Description: An online bibliographic database of 50,000 Victorian newspaper and periodical publications, with 48,000 personal names, 4,572 issuing bodies and 756 subjects
Publisher: North Waterloo Academic Press
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Access: Access to this resource is restricted to our Edinburgh reading rooms and to Kelvin Hall, Glasgow.