6. Newspapers old and new
RBdigital PressReader Unlimited Newspapers (external link)
You will need to register for a RBdigital account using your library card number and an email address.
Thousands of national, provincial, and global newspapers with 90 days of back issues. Newspapers from o
ver 100 countries in 60 languages.
You will need your library card number and your email address
NewsBank (external link)
Articles published in UK and world newspapers in the last 5 to 25 years (varies with different papers).
Includes all the major national daily papers and many local and regional ones.
British Library Newspapers 1730 - 1950 (external link)
Includes the Burnley Express, Lancaster Gazette and Preston Chronicle
National, regional and local newspapers from the Eighteenth to Twentieth centuries taken directly from the holdings of the British Library.
Times Digital Archive (external link)
The complete digital edition of The Times (London) from 1785 to 2010.
Every page of every issue includes headlines, articles, images, editorial, birth and death notices and classifieds.
Red Rose Collections (Lancashire County Council)
Red Rose Collections includes a Newspaper Index to articles in local Lancashire newspapers from the 19th century onwards which are held on microfilm and in cuttings files at libraries across Lancashire..
Note that digitisation of these indexes is still on-going, so this online index is by no means exhaustive.
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