How do I find old newspapers in Scotland?

You can find copies of newspapers in the collections of the Newspaper Library section of the:

  1. British Library.
  2. National Library of Scotland.
  3. Scottish history libraries.

How do I find an old dated newspaper?

There are three major web searchable archives in the U.S.:

  1. Google’s Historical Newspapers:
  2. (
  3. Newsbank’s Newspaper Archive (

How can I find old newspaper articles online UK?

Online newspaper collections Search British and overseas newspapers online, for example: London, Belfast and Edinburgh Gazettes on The Gazette website. The Times Digital Archive (charges apply), provided by Gale Cengage. British Newspaper Archive (charges apply)

How can I read newspapers online?

To read newspapers online for free, search for newspaper websites and online archives of newspapers….Websites that contain searchable newspaper archives include:

  2. GenealogyBank.
  5. Newspaper Archive.

How can I get free old newspapers UK?

Contact your local recycling centre. If your local newspaper automatically recycles all of its unused newsprint and newspapers, it may direct you to your local recycling centre by default. At some recycling centres, you may be able to take as much old newspaper as you need at no charge.

How do I find old newspaper pictures?

Go to your local library’s media or newspaper section. Search through the archives looking by date for the picture you are looking for. If you do not have the date, speak to the librarian responsible for media or newspaper section and provide him with the information you have about the picture.

How can I read e newspapers for free?

Websites that are free to use include the Library of Congress Archives and Free Newspaper Archives. Local libraries also offer online resources to view archived newspapers. Contact your local library or visit the library website to search for resources.

How do I read Epaper without subscription?

10 Ways to Read Articles Without Subscription

  1. Opening the page in Incognito Tab.
  2. Stop the page loading before the paywall gets loaded.
  3. Reset Your Browser Cookies.
  4. Save the article as a PDF.
  5. Look for the Duplicate Article.
  6. Use a VPN Service.
  7. Use Outline to read articles without a subscription.

Where can I find old newspapers in Scotland?

There are 9 newspapers found in Scotland. Scotland historical newspaper archives online. Search Scotland historical newspaper archives online. Find 9 papers and 404,258 pages on Research historical SCO newspaper archive databases and old news articles to help uncover your genealogy and family history now.

Is the National Library of Scotland a newspaper?

These forerunners of tabloid newspapers are a popular source of national, local and family information. A library card gives you full-text access to a small collection of subscribed digital newspaper titles.

Where was the Scottish Daily Express first printed?

The Scottish Daily Express is printed in Glasgow by contract printers. When the paper’s printing was moved to Manchester, it sparked the creation of the now defunct Scottish Daily News. The Daily Express was one of the first papers to feature news in place of advertisements on its front page. Visit the UK historical newspaper archive page.

Where can I find the British newspaper archive?

Millions of pages from British newspapers from the 1700s to the 1900s are available online in the British Newspaper Archive. More than 230 titles are included in this fully searchable resource. Among the 29 Scottish titles are: Stirling Observer. The newspapers are part of the British Library’s collection.