Newspapers

The Ryerson Index

This free index to death notices appearing in Australian newspapers dates from the Sydney Gazette of 1803 up to newspapers published within the last week or so including notices from digital newspapers. There are 4 million+ entries from the past…

Old Newspaper pages from US & Canada

This site by Tom Tryniski offers free access to, and searches of, 50,000,000+ scanned newspaper pages from United States and Canada. Coverage includes New York State, Minnesota, Kentucky, Washington and Pennsylvania plus others. You can browse the pages that are…

ProQuest Historical Newspapers digital archive – Chinese Collection

This digital archive offers full-text and full-image articles for significant newspapers dating back to the eighteenth century. The Chinese Newspapers Collection 1832-1953 has 23 English titles available. Search options for this collection include an obituaries search.TIP: The Chinese Newspapers Collection…

Savill Index of The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA) Funeral Notices 1971-2019

The Savill Index index 1971-2019, by Gerald A Savill, can be searched alphabetically by surname. Information provided includes: last name, alternate last name, other names, death notice (see note), date of publication. It currently contains 458,827 entriesNote: From 2005 the…

The Gazette

This site brings together the London, Edinburgh and Belfast Gazettes into one website. The Gazettes are the official newspapers of the United Kingdom government. This site offers state of the art combined searching of the Gazettes. You can search in…

PressReader

PressReader is a subscription site that provides access to 7,200+ current newspapers and magazines in 60 languages from 120 countries. Access is in full colour and page format on your desktop computer, tablet or phone. Apps are available for iOS,…

Google News Archives

The Google News Archives was an extension of Google News but was discontinued in 2011.  The archive went live in 2006 and offered users access to a historical archive of digitised newspapers (60+ million pages) from around the world, dating…