The library purchases many newspaper databases. There are many advantages to using these purchased databases over using a free web version that you wound using Google. The library newspaper databases include the full text of all news articles with the ability to download. Current articles are included as well as historic articles (anywhere from 10 to a 100 years).
Includes over 6,000 individual sources for news, business, and legal information. Includes back files of local, regional and national newspapers, from Canada, the United States, Australia, the European Union and other countries. INCLUDES NEW YORK TIMES, GUARDIAN (London), FINANCIAL TIMES.
Full text access to newspaper articles, columns, editorials and features, many with extensive backfiles to the 1970s. Content includes the Globe and Mail, National Post, Calgary Herald, Edmonton Journal, Montreal Gazette, Ottawa Citizen, Regina Leader Post, Vancouver Sun, and the Victoria Times Colonist. Updated daily.