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University Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

French and Francophone Studies: Media

Newspaper Databases

Newspaper Gateways

Newslink

This section provides links to the commercial websites of international and domestic/regional newspapers that are available without a subscription. Further links to online newspapers from around the world are found through Newslink.com, which organizes them by continent.  The response times and transmission delays for these newspaper sites vary widely.

Belgium

France

Québec

Other Online Resources:

African Newspapers

UIUC Electronic and Print Holdings of Newspapers

Title Electronic Replica UIUC print or microform? Available via Lexis-Nexis? Commercial Online Website
Belgium
La Libre Belgique  no 2/1/15-11/12/18 in STX 1/1/90 to present http://www.lalibre.be
La Dernière Heure Les Sports  no no no http://www.dhnet.be
Le Soir  PressDisplay microform of current and past issues available via CRL
no
 
http://www.lesoir.be
Canada 
Le Devoir (Québec) no no no http://www.ledevoir.com
France
Aujourd'hui en France  PressDisplay no no  
Le Canard enchaîné no current issues available in Literatures & Languages Library no http://www.lecanardenchaine.fr/
 
LeÉchos  PressDisplay no 1/4/93 to present http://www.lesechos.fr
LFigaro  PressDisplay 1870-2/2005 1/10/97 to present http://www.lefigaro.fr
Libération 

PressDisplay

NewsBank

no 4/15/98-present http://www.liberation.fr
         
Le Monde 

no

microform: 12/19/44 through 12/71 1987-present http://www.lemonde.fr
Le Journal du Dimanche  PressDisplay no no http://www.lejournaldudimanche.fr
Haiti
Haiti Liberte PressDisplay no no https://haitiliberte.com/
Lebanon
L'Orient le Jour  no no no http://www.lorient-lejour.com.lb
Luxembourg
Luxembourger Wort PressDisplay no no https://www.wort.lu/fr/luxembourg
Switzerland
24 heures  PressDisplay no 10/4/96 to present http://www.24heures.ch
Le Matin  PressDisplay no no http://www.lematin.ch
Tribune de Genève  PressDisplay no no http://www.tdg.ch
Tunisia
LaPresse PressDisplay no no http://www.lapresse.tn/

 

Historical Newspapers

General

European 

Canadian

Middle Eastern & North African Newspapers

The Center for Research Libraries is pleased to announce the preliminary release of Middle Eastern & North African Newspapers in Spring 2020 as the second Open Access collection coming out of the Global Press Archive (GPA) CRL Charter Alliance, the multi-year, flagship collaboration between CRL and East View Information Services.

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