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Newspapers,magazines and current affairs

Current affairs

Information about the world - political and topical


Topical reports on current social issues.

Newspapers and magazines

These services offer access to the contents of lots of magazines and newspapers - current and historical, local and world-wide.


Read or listen to your favourite newspapers and magazines from the UK and around the world on your mobile device or PC/laptop.


Local, national and international newspapers and business journals - this resource will not be available after 31 July 2018.

Infotrac Magazines Online

A range of titles ranging from the popular to the specialist.

Guardian and Observer Archive - 1791 to 2003

Searchable facsimile editions of these major titles.

Times Digital Archive

Full contents of The Times from 1785 to 2012.

19th Century British Library Newspapers

History as it happened and an insight into daily life.

The British Newspaper Archive

Millions of digitised British newspaper pages from the British Library's vast collection.


Over 100 top magazine titles in facsimile.

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