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Sociology

Accessing newspaper content

Links to newspaper content can be found on the subject databases list and the newspapers page.

 

Current newspapers

You can access newspaper articles from the current or recent years via Lexis Library and Factiva.  These contain full text versions of newspaper content, but not images.

 

Further advice on using Factiva and Lexis Library to access newspaper content is available the Library newspapers webpage.

 

Historical Archives

The library provides access to various newspaper archives - these cover historical editions and for copyright reasons do not cover recent editions.  These are digital versions of printed newspapers with exact copies of each page including images, formatting and layout.  Titles include:

Open access news sources

A selection of free, open-access news sources:

Help with newspapers

Bundle of newspaperes

The Library has guidance for people looking to use newspaper archives for their research.