A guide to finding current & historical Canadian & international newspapers at Vancouver Public Library.
Last Updated: Jun 12, 2017
- New York Times
Access the New York Times content from 1851 to 1922, and 1981 to the present.
- EJournal Portal
EJournal Portal allows online, full-text access to hundreds of newspapers & magazines from over 75 countries through our subscription databases.
Some Canadian newspapers have full-text coverage going back as far as the mid-1980s.
For our collections in print & microfilm, please see our pages for Canadian, BC/Lower Mainland/Vancouver, & international newspapers.
- Digital Microfilm Newspapers
Online access to the following microfilmed newspapers:
National Post, Toronto, Ont., 2011-
New York Times, Late Edition (east coast), 2008-
Times Colonist, Victoria, BC, 2011-
Vancouver Province, 2011-
Vancouver Sun, 2011-
Wall Street Journal, Eastern Edition, 2008-
- Canadian Business & Current Affairs
Over 1400 Canadian newspapers indexed or full text. Full-text retrospective coverage to 1993, and citations to 1982.
Also now includes selected images.
- Canadian Newsstream
(1985 - current)
Full text of over 300 BC and major Canadian daily newspapers. Titles include the Vancouver Sun, Province, Vancouver Courier, West Ender, Victoria Times-Colonist, as well as the National Post, Globe and Mail, Toronto Star, Ottawa Citizen, and Calgary Herald. Some titles are not available for 2 days after publication
- Globe & Mail: Historical Newspapers
(1844 - 2010)
Access the full-image of the newspaper from 1844 to 2010.
Includes every article, image, cartoon, advertisement, classified advertisement, birth and death notice published in the Globe and Mail.
Delivers full-page images of 4500+ newspapers and 2000+ magazines from over 125 countries in more than 60 languages, before they appear on the newsstands. Carries today's paper and archives up to 60 days, depending on publication.
- Gale NewsVault
Containing over 15 million pages of newspaper and periodical content from the past four hundred years, the database offers cross-searching for a vast treasure trove of material from Britain and the United States.
Some of the featured collections:
British Newspapers, 1780-1950
Economist Historical Archive
Financial Times Historical Archive
Times Digital Archive