Newfoundland and Labrador Web Sites by Subject


Current Daily Newspapers

The Telegram
The Western Star
The Independent

Current Community Newspapers

Advertiser  (Exploits Valley)
Aurora  (Labrador West)
Beacon   (Gander)
Charter (Placentia and Area)
Coaster (Harbour Breton)
Compass (Trinity and Conception Bay)
Georgian (Bay St. George - Burgeo)
Gulf News (Channel-Port aux Basques)
Labradorian (Central and Coastal Labrador)
The Northern Pen (Great Northern Peninsula and Southern Labrador)
Nor'wester (Green Bay - White Bay)
Packet (Bonavista, Trinity and Placentia Bay)
Pilot (Lewisporte - Twillingate and "All Around the Circle")
Southern Gazette (Burin Peninsula)

Digitized Newspapers

The Daily News 1955-1963 (DAI)
Evening Telegram (1879-1899) (DAI)
Evening Telegram (1900-1918) (DAI)
The Fishermen's Advocate (DAI)
Le Gaboteur 1984-present (DAI)
The Independent (2003-2007)
The Morning Despatch (1892) (DAI)
St. John's Daily Star (1915-1921) (DAI)
The Twillingate Sun 1880-1953 (DAI)
The Western Star (1900-1926) (DAI)

French Newspapers

Le Gaboteur (Website)
Le Gaboteur (1984-present)

University Newspapers

Gazette (Memorial University of Newfoundland)
MUN Gazette (Digitized Issues)
The Muse (Memorial University of Newfoundland)
The Muse (Digitized Issues)

Finding Aids to Newspapers and Magazines

Historical Directory of Newfoundland and Labrador Newspapers
Directory of Newfoundland and Labrador Magazines
Newfoundland Public Libraries Newspaper Index

Coverage includes various years of three daily newspapers, the Evening Telegram (St. John's), the Daily News (St. John's) and the Western Star (Corner Brook). While there are many entries for the Evening Telegram and the Daily News from the 1950s, 1960s and 1970s, the entries for the Evening Telegram are mainly from 1978 to 1987 and those from the Daily News from 1978 to the cessation of the newspaper on June 4, 1984. Entries for the Western Star are primarily from the 1950s, 1960s and 1970s. The index also covers the entire run of the Diocesan Magazine (1889-1958) and the Newfoundland Churchman from 1959 to 1987, both publications of the Diocese of Newfoundland, Anglican Church of Canada. Subject headings are organized by place-names and sub-headings.
(Internet access available to MUN users only.)

A searchable database containing the full-text of selected Atlantic Canada newspapers. Coverage: Advertiser (Grand Falls-Windsor, N.L.), Mar. 27, 2006- ; Aurora (Labrador City, N.L.), Mar. 3, 2006- ; Beacon (Gander, N.L.), Mar. 27, 2006- ; Charter (Placentia, N.L.); Chronicle herald (Halifax, N.S.), Aug, 16, 1999- ; Coaster (Harbour Breton, N.L.), Mar. 21, 2006 ; Georgian (Stephenville, N.L.), Mar. 21, 2006; ; Guardian (Charlottetown, P.E.I.), May 1, 1997- ; Gulf news (Channel - Port-Aux-Basque, N.L.), Mar. 20, 2006 ; Labradorian (Happy Valley - Goose Bay, N.L.), Mar. 20, 2006 ; Nor'wester (Springdale, N.L.), Mar. 22, 2006 ; Northern Pen (St. Anthony, N.L.), Mar. 20, 2006- ; Packet (Clarenville, N.L.), Mar. 20, 2006 ; Pilot (Lewisporte, NL), Mar. 22, 2006- ; Mar. 22, 2006, Sunday herald (Halifax, N.S.), Nov. 7, 1999- ; Telegram (St. John's, N.L.), Apr. 5, 1997- ; and the Western Star (Corner Brook, N.L.), Oct. 1, 1999- .
(Internet access available to MUN users only.)

Full text database comprising content from influential local, national and international newspapers worldwide, trade publications, business news wires, press release wires, media transcripts, news photos, business-rich Web sites, investment analyst reports, market research reports, country and regional profiles, company profiles, historical market data, hard facts and numbers.

Provides free searches and free article previews for 180 Canadian newspapers and six newswire services, including The Telegram (St. John's). Coverage includes current plus 5 years. WARNING: Please check at the Information Desk or in the library catalogue before purchasing any articles - Memorial University Libraries subscribe to many of these newspapers.

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