The Library provides access to a vast range of national and international newspapers. Many are available online via our subscription databases. 

Online Newspaper Collection

We have a number of full-text databases where you can search for newspaper articles from Irish and international newspapers.

  • NexisUK    -  this database covers 43 Irish newspapers and many European and international news sources in French, German, Spanish and Italian. Click here for a short tutorial and guide.
  • The Irish Times - you can access the most recent content of the Irish Times Online or through NexisUK 
  • Irish Times Digital Archive    -   provides access to the archive of the Irish Times covering the period 1859 to 2018. Select Publications on top menu and then Search.
  • Irish Newspaper Archive  -  this database comprises digital image copies of a large number of Irish national and regional newspapers from as early as 1763. 


Older editions of both national and international titles are also available online.  Check the library catalogue