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Quality Control: Newspapers

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Newspapers are available in the Newspaper Reading area on level 4 of the Main Library

The following newspapers are available on microfilm in the Audio-visual Collection on level 4 of the Main Library:

  • Argus (Cape)
  • Beeld
  • Burger
  • Cape Times
  • Natal Mercury
  • New Nation
  • Pretoria News
  • Star

Contact number : +27 12 429-3209

 

South African

Search South African news articles according to subjects

A searchable selection of South African newspapers

S.A. Media is one of the most comprehensive press cutting services offering you access to a database consisting of more than 3 million newspaper reports and periodical articles which have been indexed on computer since 1978

International

Newspaper Source provides cover-to-cover full text for more than 40 (U.S.) & international newspapers. The database also contains selective full text for 389 regional (U.S.) newspapers. In addition, full text television & radio news transcripts are also provided

First published in 1785, The Times of London is widely considered to be the world's 'newspaper of record'. The Times Digital Archive allows users to search over 200 years of this invaluable historical source.
Coverage from 1785-2007