Please be aware that libraries will be closed on the bank holidays Friday 18 April and Monday 21 April.

Please be aware that Hailsham Library will be temporarily closed from Tuesday 6 May to Tuesday 13 May while building improvements are carried out. There will be a reduced service from Monday 28 April to Tuesday 13 May 2014, for further details please read Improving library buildings .

Newspapers and magazines

Logo - Newsbank
Logo - Newsbank

Online newspapers

Free access to subscriber-only news

Library members have free access to our subscriber-only newspaper sites from home. You'll need your library card number and PIN to sign in.

  • Online reference library
    Includes Times Digital Archive 1785-2006, Sunday Times 1822-2006, Illustrated London News and Newsbank (current UK newspapers)

All East Sussex libraries have current and historical newspapers on our computers. Computers in libraries can be used by anyone free of charge.

Printed newspapers and magazines

Several libraries have printed national or local newspapers – some dating back to the 1700s – and popular magazines including 'Which?'