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British Newspaper Archive British Newspaper Archive

The British Newspaper Archive offers online access to millions of pages of British and Irish newspapers from 1710 - 1955. It's a fantastic resource for everyone interested in history, and especially for family and local historians. 

Access British Newspaper Archive from the Edinburgh & Scottish Collection and Reference Library within the Central Library only.

Getting started - click on the ‘Register’ link from the top of the main page and create an account. Once signed in with your account, you’ll have access to view all pages on the entire database for free. 


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