Newspapers and magazines

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British Newspaper Archive – search four million pages of regional newspapers from the 18th and 19th centuries for free – including The Hastings Observer and The Sussex Advertiser

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.

We also have a subscription to the British Newspaper Archive – search four million pages of regional newspapers from the 18th and 19th centuries for free – including The Hastings Observer and The Sussex Advertiser. This useful website can be accessed in any of our libraries.

Printed newspapers and magazines

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