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Newspapers & Current Affairs

Welcome to your online guide to finding resources for law.

Current affairs information

Depending on the nature of the topic or problem you are researching, you may want to find out how an issue has been reported in the popular press e.g. newspapers, current affairs magazines or news agency services.

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Print Newspapers

Printed newspapers are available on the first floor of the JB Morrell Library.

Nexis UK

Nexis Advance UK is a major full text database for global news and business information. It gives access to over 35,000 sources, with more than 12,000 international news sources including UK daily and regional newspapers, current affairs magazines, and professional journals.

Individual newspaper titles

The following titles are available online as individual newspaper archives. For a more comprehensive list of newspaper titles, including those available on microfilm and individual titles in some of the collections listed above, see the Newspapers section on the Library web pages.

Historical newspaper collections

The following collections of historical newspapers are available online: