The largest single collection of English news media, including newspapers, newsbooks, proclamations and pamphlets. The present digital collection helps chart the development of the concept of 'news' and 'newspapers' and the "free press", totals almost 1 million pages and contains approximately 1,270 titles.
Full-text, fully searchable digital archive of 70 national and regional titles originating in England, Wales, Scotland and Ireland. Collection selected by the British Library to best represent 19th century Britain.
Unique or extremely rare eighteenth century periodicals, covering themes such as Class and Social Structure, Colonialism and Empire, Economics and the Industrial Revolution, The Enlightenment, Science and Discovery, Fashion, Taste and Consumption, Slavery and the Anti-Slavery Movement and more.
The Economist historical archive, 1843-2009 The Financial Times historical archive, 1888-2009 The Sunday times digital archive, 1822-2006 The Times Digital Archive, 1785-1985 TLS (Times Literary Supplement) historical archive, 1902-2008
Chicago Defender (1910-1975) Chicago Tribune (1849-1989) The Guardian (1821-2003) and The Observer (1791-2003) Los Angeles Times (1881-1989) The New York Times (1851-2009) The Times of India (1838-2003) The Wall Street Journal (1889-1995) The Washington Post (1877-1996)