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.
UEA Library opened in 1968, so this year is its 50th anniversary.
The architect was Denys Lasdun and the first librarian was Willi Guttsman. Tag, the UEA Library blog, has appreciations of both men.
An appreciation is an assessment (usually positive) of a person and their work.
Photo © N Chadwick (cc-by-sa/2.0)
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:
Wikipedia has a more comprehensive List of online newspaper archives. Some are free to access; others are behind a paywall.
*For an English menu expand the item: スペシャルコンテンツ.
Could they be robot librarians?
This add-on for Firefox, Chrome, etc. should make access to academic sources easier when you’re off campus.
Download it here.
Explanation from UEA Library here.