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History Research

Comprehensive guide to research resources in History at the University of Toronto, with a particular emphasis on primary sources. For beginning to advanced researchers.

Newspapers Research Guide

This page provides access to historical newspapers up to the mid-20th century. For a more comprehensive guide use: Newspapers Current and Historical


Canadian Historical Newspapers, subscription databases

Canadian Open Access Historical Newspapers: National

Adapted from Elaine Goettler's work.

United States Historical Newspaper Packages

United States Individual Historical Newspapers

United Kingdom and Ireland Historical Newspapers

East Asia

Southeast Asia

South Asia