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Most popular newspaper databases

Finding newspapers

If you want to locate a specific newspaper, look it up by its title in the library catalogue. Enter the title in the library catalogue search box below. 


Advanced Search


  • Put the title in quotation marks for more accuracy
  • Select "title" from the drop down menu
  • Click on "Advanced Search" to perform a Boolean search or search across multiple fields.


If you can't find the newspaper you're looking for:

Finding newspaper articles

Use the library homepage to search for newspaper articles. To find newspaper articles: 

  1. Enter your keywords in the "Start your search" bar and hit enter.
  2. Select "All articles" at the bottom of the "Articles" box.
  3. On the left-hand side of the page, under "Format," unselect "Journal article", and select "Newspaper article."

This strategy is good for locating English language news, particularly Canadian and American.