Thursday, 13 October 2016

British Library Newspapers - new resource









Access to British Library Newspapers, Part 1 is now available via the Library website. This new online resource provides fulltext access to the full runs of national, regional and local nineteenth century British newspapers, taken directly from the extensive holdings of the British Library. It includes 47 titles, totalling approximately 2.2 million pages. The collection is made up of daily and weekly publications.

British Library Newspapers, Part 1 also includes the following Irish newspaper titles:
  • Belfast News-Letter (Jan. 01 1828 - Dec. 31 1900)
  • Freeman's Journal (Jan. 01, 1820 - Sep. 29, 1900) (Note: Irish Newspaper Archive online resource provides fulltext access to this title from 1763-1924)

Further information, including a complete list of newspaper titles is available at: http://gale.cengage.co.uk/british-library-newspapers/19th-century-british-library-newspapers-part-i.aspx
 
 

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