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Searching the Catalogue by newspaper title

Search the Catalogue for newspaper holdings at McGill.

Search by title, then under Format on the left choose newspapers.


Selected current news sources (online)

A newspaper in Press Display

  • PressReader (formerly PressDisplay)
  • ProQuest US Newsstream
    • 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.
  • ProQuest Canadian Newsstream
  • ProQuest International Newsstream
    • Recent news content from outside of the US and Canada
    • Archives back decades featuring full-text newspapers, newswires, and news sites.
    • Includes The Times (London), The Bangkok Post, El Norte, Financial Times, The Guardian, Jerusalem Post, South China Morning Post, The Daily Telegraph, Asian Wall Street Journal, and the BBC Monitoring series of publications.
  • Factiva
    • International and Canadian publications.
    • Search by date, newspaper, author, keyword, subject.
  • Lexis-Nexis
    • News from Canadian English and French language newspapers as well as European French language news.
    • Includes the Canadian NewsWire, the Canadian Press, La Presse, Le Devoir, Le Soleil, Le Droit, 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.
  • EMIS Intelligence (formerly known as ISI Emerging Markets)
    • News (emphasis on business and economic news) from over 70 emerging markets in Asia, Latin America, Central and Eastern Europe, the Middle East and Africa.
    • For help, see the EMIS User Guide.
  • FBIS: Foreign Broadcast Information Service Electronic Index


historical newspapers

Selected historical news sources (online)


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