19th Century British Library Newspapers  Connect to 19th Century British Library Newspapers
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Digital collection of national and regional newspapers in Victorian Britain. The papers in the collection were selected by an editorial board from the British Library. They provide a broad yet detailed view of British life in the 19th century: from business to sport, from politics to entertainment and the arts. This invaluable collection is made up of daily and weekly publications and reflects Britainís growing role as a major power in the 19th century world.

The collection offers full runs of more than 70 titles, totaling more than two million easily searchable pages.

Coverage: 1800-1900
Journals: Newspapers (in Excel format), Newspapers (in HTML format), Newspapers, Part II (in Excel format)
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Related Resources: Historical Newspaper Archives
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This page is maintained by Erin Daix, Collection Development Department.

Last modified: 05/15/14