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Link to Oxford Dictionary of National Biography website

Oxford English Dictionary

Link to Oxford Reference

Link to more online services

Newspapers online

See also local news for links to South West news sources.

Your library card may give you access to local newspaper archives, visit Reference Online to see what's on offer from your library.

Online Newspapers

Links to thousands of online newspapers worldwide.

Chipwrapper - Search UK newspapers

A useful search facility for news from UK online newspapers - including images.

Kidon Media-Link

Links to nearly 20,000 newspapers from around the world, including 600 from the UK.

Guardian Unlimited

The Guardian Online includes all that is available in the print versions of the Guardian and the Observer plus content only available online. Includes a free archive of the online version back to 1996. Registration is required for the Media section.

The Times online

The Times and the Sunday Times online. Most parts of the site require registration, whilst some parts of the site such as the archive require a fee.

The Telegraph

The Daily Telegraph and Sunday Telegraph online. Some parts of the site require registration. Includes an archive search. There is a charge for the crossword.

The Independent

The online editions of The Independent and the Independent on Sunday. Access to some articles and content requires payment.

The Sun

The Sun online. Limited content from the print edition is available online for free. See also the News of the World website.

Daily Mirror

The Daily Mirror online. the Sunday Mirror is also available.

The Daily Mail

Online editions of The Daily Mail and the Mail on Sunday.

The Financial Times

The FT online version. Some parts require registration while other parts are fee-based.

The Scotsman

The Scottish newspaper on the web. Includes news updates from a national and local perspective.

The Western Mail

Online edition of the national newspaper of Wales.

The Belfast Telegraph

The online edition of the newspaper for Northern Ireland.