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Directories of Newspapers

Duke has a comprehensive list of international newspapers available online at Duke. Some, but not all, available at UNC.

Yahoo! directory of newspapers by country.


Search InfoTrac Newsstand


Free News Online

Search Google News.

  • Coverage dates unknown.
  • Use the search box or select from various countries (drop-down menu at top left) to view top news around the world
  • Some articles require a fee; please use Interlibrary Loan to obtain these at no cost to you!
  • New York Times Masthead - free @ UNC!See especially UNC's access to The New York Times.

Browse the Internet Public Library's list of news websites. Browse by state or country.

Current News

  • Factiva International  
    Includes Le Monde, Süddeutsche Zeitung, Die Welt, The Times, Daily Telegraph, El Pais, El Mundo, and more.
    Tech Note Go to Search / Search Builder to start searching. More help from: Factiva User Guide from ProQuest (pdf)

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  • LexisNexis Non-US Newspapers and Wires
    Articles from over 900 English language newspapers and wire services published outside the U.S. Mid 1980s-present.
  • InfoTrac Custom Newsstand
    Over 2,000 regional United States and foreign newspapers. Use advanced search to search by 'Publication Country.' 2000-present.
  • LexisNexis Non-English Language News
    Over 550 non-English language news sources, including newspapers, newsletters, wires, and trade publications. 1990s-present.
  • Newspaper Source Plus
    Over 1,000 US and foreign newspapers, including many from Australia, Canada, and the UK. News transcripts from TV and radio. Early 2000s-present.
  • Latin American Newsstand
    Over 40 Latin-American newspapers and newswires. 1977-present
  • AllAfrica
    Articles from 130 African news organizations and from AllAfrica's reporting team. Also includes documents and releases from a range of NGOs, governments and international institutions. 1996-present.
  • Pravda Digital Archive
    Full-text and images of the Soviet newspaper Pravda from 4/12/1922 to 12/29/2009.
  • Universal Database of CIS/Baltic Periodicals  
    Periodicals published in the Newly Independent States of the former Soviet Union, including Tajikistan, Latvia, Georgia, Belarus, and more. Some in English, some in Russian. Dates vary; most relatively current.

British Newspapers

International Newspapers by Region

  • African Newspapers
    Over 40 newspapers published in Ghana, Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, South Africa, Uganda, and Zimbabwe. 1800-1922.
  • Chinese Newspapers Collection (1832-1953)
    Includes: North China Herald (1850-1941), Canton Times (1919-1920), China Critic (1939-1946), The China Press (1925-1938), China Weekly Review (1917-1953), Chinese Recorder (1868-1940), Chinese Repository (1832-1851), Peking Daily News (1914-1917), Peking Gazette (1915-1917), Peking Leader (1918-1919), Shanghai Gazette (1919-1921)and Shanghai Times (1914-1921). From ProQuest.
  • Latin American Newspapers
    Includes Bolivia's Diaro (1904-1914); Cuba's Diario de la Marina (1910-1922); Peru's Diario de la Marina (1827-1832); and Venezuela's Universal (1911-1922). More dates are being added.
  • South Asian Newspapers
    English-, Gujarati- and Bengali-language papers published in India, Pakistan and Sri Lanka, South Asian Newspapers offers extensive coverage of the people, issues and events that shaped the Indian Subcontinent between 1864 and 1922.

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