How to find newspapers

How to find current, historical and online newspapers

Historical overseas newspapers online

Wikipedia provides a comprehensive list of free and fee based historical newspaper archives that are available online. Some online newspaper archives available through the State Library of Victoria are listed below. These databases can be accessed from outside the Library if you are a registered Victorian Library user. You can also find a full listing of all current and historic newspapers under the A-Z databases page.

Africa, European, Latin America and the Middle East


New Zealand

United Kingdom

United States