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Singapore Primary Sources: Newspapers

Recent newspapers


  • Factiva
    • A business information resource that allows searching for news articles from major national and international newspapers, trade journals, and wires.
    • Includes Straits Times, Business Times, Channel NewsAsia, TODAY, The Edge as well as Asian Wall Street Journal, International Herald Tribune, Financial Times and so on.
    • It is updated daily.
  • Nexis Uni
    • Provides full text of hundreds of news sources including newspapers, magazines, and newsletters.
    • It is updated daily.
  • Gale OneFile News
    • A full-text database collection of over 2,300 major U.S. regional, national, local, and international newspapers. It also includes thousands of images, radio and TV broadcasts and transcripts.
    • It is updated daily.

Historical Newspapers of Singapore and Malaya

English and Malay Newspapers published in Singapore and Malaya:


Chinese Newpapers published in Singapore

  • Pre-war Singapore newspapers
    • Digitized newspapers: Cheng Nam Jit Poh (1913-1920), Chong Shing Yit Pao (1907-1910) , Jit Shin Pau (1899-1901), Lat Pau (1887-1932), Sin Kok Min Jit Pao (1919-1933) , Sing Po (1890-1898), The Sun-Poo (1909-1910), The Union Times (1908-1946), Thien Nam Shin Pao (1898-1905).


Chinese Newspapers Published in Malaya/Malaysia