A guide to newspapers

Printed newspapers

  • Daily Jang (daily) - University Square (Luton) only
  • The Daily Telegraph (daily) – University Square (Luton) only
  • The Epoch Times (weekly) – University Square (Luton) only
  • Financial Times (daily) – University Square (Luton) only
  • The Guardian (daily) – University Square (Luton) and Bedford
  • Illustrated London News (dates held 1826, 1851, 1895-1900, 1942-1993) – University Square (Luton) only.
  • The Independent (daily) – University Square (Luton) and Bedford
  • The Independent on Sunday (weekly) – University Square (Luton) only
  • Luton News (weekly) – University Square (Luton) only
  • The Observer (weekly) – University Square (Luton) and Bedford
  • The Press (dates held 1854-1857) – University Square (Luton) only
  • The Sunday Telegraph (weekly) - University Square (Luton) only
  • The Sunday Times (weekly) - University Square (Luton) only
  • The Times (daily) - University Square (Luton) only
  • The Times Education Supplement (weekly) - University Square (Luton) and Bedford
  • The Times Higher Education Supplement (weekly) - University Square (Luton) and Bedford
  • The Voice (weekly) - University Square (Luton) only

Databases of Newspaper Articles

Newspaper articles in electronic full text can be found by searching by keyword on the following databases:

  • Lexis Newspapers - Full-text articles from many national and regional, broadsheet and tabloid newspapers. 
  • Newsbank – full text articles from many UK national and regional and overseas newspapers
  • UK Press Online - British newspaper archives from the 19th century to the present day with emphasis on the tabloid press.
  • Foreign Broadcast Information Service (FBIS) - FBIS Daily Reports, 1974-1996 is comprised of eight separate regional Daily Reports, published from April 1974 through September 1996.

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