Locating Newspapers

The following daily broadsheets are available to read in the library:

  • Financial Times
  • Guardian
  • Independent
  • Times
  • Times Educational Supplement (TES)
  • Times Higher Educational Supplement (THES)
  • Weekend Financial Times

The following local newspapers are available to read in the library:

  • Kent Messenger

Electronic newspaper services

The full range of electronic newspaper services can be found on the Newspapers and news sources select the link Online and print UK newspaper archives held by the Library. This gives information on provincial, national and international newspapers which are available online.


Nexis®UK is an excellent source for online full text UK newspapers as well as other news sources worldwide.

UK Press Online

UK Press Online is a gateway to over a million pages of the 20th Century's biggest-selling newspapers, from 1900 to today, searchable by name, word or phrase.

The university subscribes to the following only:

Daily Mirror 1904 - current

Historical UK Newspapers Collection (Online)

19th Century Newspapers from the British Library give the full text of many local, regional and national British newspapers.

The British Library gives you more information.

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