How can I access the Times archive?
Where can I find it?
- Go to LibrarySearch or access it via the University Services on your Blackboard.
- Log in using your CCCU username and password.
- Select Find Databases A-Z, then click on T, finally click on the link to The Times Digital Archive 1785-2019 to open it in a new tab.
How do I get around a newspaper firewall?
The easiest way to bypass a paywall is to use reading extensions such as Reader Mode. Reader Mode will take the body of an article and convert it into a pretty and distraction-free format. Most importantly, it will remove the overlay elements that made it impossible to read the restricted article.
What was on Times front page before 1966?
Until 1966, the idea of putting news on the front page of the nation’s newspaper of record was laughable. This was the place for personal ads and public notices. News could wait for later pages. Just occasionally, though, a hint of a scoop, if it was a big one, would be permitted.
Where can I find old copies of newspapers?
How to find old editions of newspapers
- The local library. Many local libraries keep copies of their local newspapers, either in microfiche format or in great big piles of newsprint.
- Google’s News Archive Search. Google has digitised some newspapers from around the world.
- Purchasing a copy of a newspaper.
Where is the Times newspaper published?
The Times newspaper is published in London and is one of Britain’s oldest and most impactful newspapers. It remains to be one of the largest papers and is the 6th most-circulated daily newspaper in the UK. To read original Times newspapers from the date of your choice, take a look at The Times archive with papers from any day in history.
What is the times digital archive and why is it important?
“The Times Digital Archive comprises searchable images of every page of every issue of The Times (London) from 1785 to 1985, making it a terrific source of information about 19- and 20th-century history.”. “A fascinating and valuable primary source for history, social science research, arts, and humanities courses.
What is the historical newspaper archive?
This historical newspaper archive allows researchers an unparalleled opportunity to search and view the best-known and most cited newspaper in the world online in its original published context.
What was the original name of the New York Times?
On 1st January 1788, John Walter changed the name of the newspaper to The Times, which is a newspaper title recognised worldwide today as a newspaper of record. Some old copies of the Times newspaper may still be available. The Times remained in the Walter family for four generations up to 1908,…