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Newspapers and Magazines at VC Library are in several formats
VC Library's collection of British and international periodicals, i.e. newspapers and magazines, is extensive. Some are available digitally, some on microfilm, and some in print. Some print periodicals are shelved in the Periodical Room on the second floor of the Main Library, others are housed in the Special Collections and Archives Library on the lower floor of the Main Library. Items outside of Special Collections can be accessed whenever the Library is open. To view items in Special Collections, email firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule an appointment.
Magazines are also included in many of the Archival Collection databases. Search for any individual newspaper or magazine title in Journals, a button in the yellow box on the library webpage.
Contains full runs of 48 newspapers specially selected by the British Library to best represent nineteenth century Britain.
This collection includes national and regional newspapers, as well as those from both established country or university towns and the new industrial powerhouses of the manufacturing Midlands, as well as Scotland, Ireland and Wales. Special attention was paid to include newspapers that helped lead particular political or social movements such as Reform, Chartism, and Home Rule. The penny papers aimed at the working and clerical classes are also present in the collection.
Open access newspaper collection chronicles the region during the late-nineteenth and early-twentieth centuries, and the challenges of early statehood, including coverage of Myanmar (formerly Burma), Indonesia, Philippines, Thailand, and Vietnam, and featuring multiple languages such as Dutch, English, French, Javanese, Spanish, and Vietnamese. Coverage: 1839-1976 with gaps