Newspapers, Periodicals and Journals

  • Access to Research
    Students, independent researchers and small businesses can now access over 1.5 million of the world’s best academic papers through their local libraries in Cambridgeshire, a result of a unique collaboration between librarians and publishers, who have made their journal content available. Available in libraries only. Book a library computer
  • British Newspaper Archives
    Search millions of UK newspaper articles from as early as 1800. Titles include Cambridge Chronicle and Journal, Huntingdon, Bedford & Peterborough Gazette, Cambridge Independent Press and many more. Users must register before they can use the site. Available in libraries only. Book a library computer
  • Guardian (1821-2003) and The Observer (1791-2003)
    Historical local, regional, and national news, including obituaries.  
  • Times Digital Archive
    Online archive of every headline, article, editorial, announcement, image and advertisement published in 'The Times' newspaper from 1785-2012.

Please note that access from outside the libraries will require you to log in using your library card number (e.g. DD123456789000) to each individual database.