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Searching the Catalogue by newspaper title

Search the Catalogue for newspaper holdings at McGill, both print and electronic.

Selected current news sources (online)


A newspaper in Press Display

  • PressDisplay
    • Browse online newspapers as if you were browsing their print counterparts.
    • National and international newspapers.
    • Browse by country.
  • ProQuest Newsstand
    • 1984 - present for most titles.
    • Includes New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Chicago Tribune, Washington Post, USA Today, Los Angeles Times, Boston Globe, The Guardian and other national and regional titles.
    • Also includes news websites and blogs.
  • Canadian Newsstand
  • Factiva
    • International and Canadian publications.
    • Search by date, newspaper, author, keyword, subject.
  • Lexis-Nexis
  • Newscan.com
    Formerly Virtual News Library / Biblio-Branchée. Includes Canadian English and French language as well as European French language news.
  • Selected titles include:
    • The Canadian NewsWire
    • The Canadian Press
    • La Presse (PDF search available)
    • Le Devoir (PDF search available)
    • Le Soleil (PDF search available)
    • Le Droit (PDF search available)
    • Le Monde (France)
  • Alt-Press Watch (ProQuest)
    • 1970 - present.
    • Unique, independent voices from respected and cited grassroots newspapers, magazines, and journals. The database features over 670,000 articles from more than 210 publications.
  • Alternative Press Index (EBSCO)
    • 1991 - present.
    • Journal, newspaper, and magazine articles from over 300 international alternative, radical, and left periodicals.
  • ISI Emerging Market Information Service (EMIS)
    "delivers news, company and financial data direct from more than 70 emerging markets in Asia, Latin America, Central and Eastern Europe, the Middle East and Africa." On landing page, click on "Access now".
    EMIS Quick User Guide
  • FBIS: Foreign Broadcast Information Service Electronic Index

historical newspapers

Selected historical news sources (online)

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