Finding newspapers



For all the ASC’s newspapers, click here.



More resources:

  • African News Search Engine
    255 news sources from Africa south-of-the-Sahara (University of Toronto).
  • African Newspapers (restricted access)
    More than 100 historical African newspapers with titles from Ghana, Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, South Africa, Uganda and Zimbabwe
  • Factiva – International newspapers (campus access only; limited amount of concurrent users)
    Factiva comprises fulltext articles from thousands of international newspapers, including more than 100 from Africa. Factiva, a joint venture of Dow Jones and Reuters, is updated daily.
    The entire database can be searched, but it is also possible to search in each journal separately. Specified subjects can also be searched methodically.

  • African newspapers on the internet
    An annotated guide
  • Electronic Newspapers of Africa by Country (Columbia)
    An annotated guide with links to (>100) African newspapers, arranged alphabetically by country.
  • Report CRL