UEA Library has trial access to some online resources. They are expensive, so the library needs to know which are worth keeping. They are: Archives of Sexuality & Gender British Periodicals Collections Cecil Papers Drama Texts Collection Film Scripts Online Informit Indigenous Archive International Herald Tribune LGBT Magazine Archive Nichols Newspapers Collection Picture Post Historical… Read more Trial of library resources
UEA Library now has access to the Daily Mail Historical Archive, which covers 1896 to 2004. Daily Mail (1989) ‘Scientists dig in to save the rabbits’, 29 November, p.37. Daily Mail Historical Archive. Rothermere, Viscount (1934) ‘Hurrah for the Blackshirts!’, Daily Mail, 15 January, p. 10. Daily Mail Historical Archive.
Hong Kong Public Libraries have an online collection of old newspapers, both Chinese and English, from 1853 to 1991. Hong Kong was then a British colony and the English-language newspapers reflect the preoccupations and views of the expatriate population. Nevertheless, they are an interesting historical source. To see the newspapers, click on Explore, then (under… Read more Old HK newspapers
If you want to know how past events were reported at the time, you should consult old newspapers. Some are available online. UEA Library provides access to these collections: Collection Years Region Burney Collection 1600-1799 Mainly Britain and its colonies British Library 1800-1900 Britain Google Newspaper Archive 1750s-2009 United States, Canada and others The Guardian… Read more Old newspapers online
Nexis is a database of newspapers and other news sources. It contains full-text articles. For example, you can search for UEA in the headlines of UK national newspapers: UEA criticised by notable alumni for ‘thuggish’ development plans (The Guardian, September 7, 2016) UEA academics from different subject areas unite in disappointment at Brexit result (The… Read more Nexis
UEA has online access to every issue of the American Vogue, from 17 December 1892 to the present day. You can read the magazine exactly as it was printed, including the pictures and advertisements. To leaf through the magazine, choose an issue and click on any item on the contents page. Then click on Browse… Read more The Vogue Archive