Access to the website in British Library Reading Rooms
In partnership with Gale Cengage Learning, the entire collection has been digitised. You can access the website now if you are within a British Library Reading Room.
Access to the website for UK HE and FE institutions
Licences to the website are available to all Further and Higher Education UK institutions. Access fees may apply. HE and FE institutions should visit the JISC website to learn more or apply for a licence.
To subscribe to the database please contact Gale Cengage Learning.
The collection totals almost 1 million pages including many rare single page and single issue items. Important titles included are the British Journal, the Daily Courant, the Daily Gazetteer, Lloyd’s Evening Post and British Chronicle, the London Chronicle, the Morning Chronicle and London Advertiser, St James’ Chronicle or British Evening Post, and Whitehall Evening Post, or London Intelligencer.
The collection is cross searchable with the 19th Century British Library Newspapers Database collection.