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Dalhousie University Libraries have a good collection of newspapers. They are arranged by title, by searchable databases & indexes and by historical collections.

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Dalhousie University Libraries has a good collection of newspapers.

Most current newspapers are available via online searchable databases. Historical papers are in microfilm collections or individual newspaper databases.

The Killam Library receives one paper in print, the Chronicle herald (Halifax).

The Chronicle herald (Halifax) online archives is available from the Eureka (formerly Newscan) database, commencing with 1999. The microfilm backfile collection is held at the Halifax Public Library, Spring Garden Road and the Nova Scotia Archives Office, University Avenue .

The Killam Memorial Library retains online and  microfilm backfiles of: the Globe and Mail (Toronto), Le Devoir, Gazette (Montreal), New York Times and The Times (London) covering various dates. Other titles, which we hold, have been selected to support the teaching and research programs of the university.

Finding Newspapers