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News Information Resources - Projects for Newspapers, Journalism, & the Media

English Life July 1924

English Life July 1924. Copyright © The British Library Board

Act of Union Virtual Library
The Act of Union Virtual Library is a unique collection of pamphlets, newspapers, parliamentary papers and manuscript material contemporary with the 1800 Act of Union between Ireland and Britain. It includes digitised runs of the Belfast News Letter 1796-1803; the Dublin Evening Post 1801 and the Londonderry Journal 1797-1801.

Directory of media resources including newspapers.

Audit Bureau of Circulations
Latest circulation figures and related information.

BBC News
News headlines and links to news broadcasts.

The Belfast Newsletter Index, 1737-1800
Database containing nearly 300,000 items of news and advertisements from 20,000 surviving pages of the newspaper.

British Pathe Film Archive 1896-1970
3,500 hour British Pathe Film Archive covering news, sport, social history and entertainment.

Chicago Daily News: photographs 1902-1933
55,000 images of urban life dated between 1902 and 1933, all taken by photographers employed by the Chicago Daily News.

CNN Interactive
News headlines updated several times a day.

Dumfries & Galloway Council Information Service - Local Newspaper Index
Online index to local newspapers from Dumfries and Galloway. Index of current newspapers began from 1st February 2002. Retrospective indexing is ongoing.

European Journalism Centre
Independent, non-profit institute for further training: a forum for journalists, media executives and journalism educators.

Hold The Front Page
Website for journalists and journalism students offering free and unrestricted access to all users. Includes many useful links to sites providing current information on newspapers and the newspaper industry.

Top news stories and video links.

International Coalition on Newspapers (iCON)
iCon Project develops strategies to preserve and improve access to newspapers from around the World including bibliographic access, indexing, and resolving copyright issues.

International Federation of Journalists
The world's largest organisation of journalists, representing around 450,000 members in 100 countries.

Internet Library of Early Journals (ILEJ)
ILEJ is a joint project by the Universities of Birmingham, Leeds, Manchester and Oxford, conducted under the auspices of the eLib (Electronic Libraries) Programme. It aims to digitise substantial runs of 18th and 19th century journals and includes runs of The Annual Register, Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, The Builder, The Gentleman's Magazine, Notes and Queries and the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society.

JICREG (Joint Industry Committee for Regional Press Research)
Independent research organisation providing readership figures for UK regional newspapers.

Journalism UK
Resources lists for UK-based print journalists.

List of Newspapers
Large directory of online newspapers from around the world organised by continent and country.

Moving Here
Moving Here is the biggest database of digitised photographs, maps, objects, documents (including newspapers) and audio items from 30 local and national archives, museums and libraries which record migration experiences of the last 200 years. 

National Council for the Training of Journalists
Information on training courses available in the UK.

National Readership Survey
Provides estimates of the number and nature of the people who read UK newspapers and consumer magazines.

National Union of Journalists
The world's largest journalists' union, with over 25,000 members in England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland.

Interactive museum of news in Arlington, Virginia, USA.

Integrates and reports headlines from the world's premiere news sources every fifteen minutes.

World-wide Internet news.

Supplying the latest headlines from leading news sources, updated every five minutes.

Newspaper Marketing Agency
Primarily aimed at advertisers, the site includes case studies and the most recent research into newspaper readership.

Newspaper Society
The publishers association for local and regional newspapers.

Newsquest (Media Group) Ltd
The largest regional publisher in England and Wales, with a portfolio including over 300 newspapers and numerous magazines.

Newstech On-Line
Online guide to newspaper and new media technology.

Press Complaints Commission
Information, the text of adjudications, and related information.

Reuters Foundation
Details of all aspects of the Foundation's work plus reference documents on key topics.

News headlines and financial information.

Scottish Newspaper Indexes
Searchable list providing details of Scottish newspaper titles that have an index, the type of index, the dates covered, and the libraries that hold a copy.

Scottish Newspapers Microfilming Unit
Unit set up by the Scottish Library and Information Council and the National Library of Scotland.

The Stars and Stripes
Complete digitized and searchable version of the American soldiers' newspaper of World War I

United News & Media Plc
Information about the publishing group.

U.S Newspaper Program
The United States Newspaper Program is a cooperative national effort to locate, catalogue, and preserve on microfilm newspapers published in the United States from the eighteenth century to the present.

World Association of Newspapers
Global association for the newspaper industry.