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Canadian Newsstand

Canadian Newsstand™ offers unparalleled access to the full text of nearly 300 newspapers from Canada's leading publishers, including The Globe and Mail.

This full text database includes the complete available electronic backfile for most newspapers, providing full access to the articles, columns, editorials, and features.  Some backfiles date as far back as the late 1970s and 1980s. Canadian Newsstand content is updated daily so researchers always have timely access to new information.

The core of the database is the Canadian Major Dailies collection which includes national and leading regional newspapers such as The Globe and Mail, National Post, Montreal Gazette, Ottawa Citizen, Toronto Star, Regina Leader Post, Edmonton Journal, Vancouver Sun and the Victoria Times Colonist. The MDLP subscribes to the Canadian Newsstand Prairies package which also includes the Winnipeg Free Press.

Access

Access to these resources is restricted to subscribing institutions. The links under the corresponding library or school name is for in-library access, and the link beneath the out-of-library term is for home/remote access where available.

Pre K - Grade 12 Schools
Schools  
 
Public Libraries
Chinook Regional Library Out-of-Library
Lakeland Library Region Out-of-Library
Palliser Regional Library Out-of-Library
Parkland Regional Library Out-of-Library
Pahkisimon Nuye?áh Library System Out-of-Library
Regina Public Library Out-of-Library
Saskatoon Public Library Out-of-Library
Southeast Regional Library Out-of-Library  
Wapiti Regional Library Out-of-Library
Wheatland Regional Library Out-of-Library
 
Post-Secondary School Libraries
Bethany College Library  
Briercrest College and Seminary, Archibald Library Out-of-Library
Gabriel Dumont Institute Library  
Saskatchewan Polytechnic Library Services Out-of-Library
St. Peter's Abbey and College Library Out-of-Library
University of Regina, Dr. John Archer Library Out-of-Library
University of Saskatchewan Main Library Out-of-Library
 
Special Libraries
Law Society of Saskatchewan  
Ministry of Labour Relations and Workplace Safety  
Ministry of Education  
Ministry of First Nations and Métis Relations Library Out-of-Library
Ministry of Health, Policy and Planning Branch  
Ministry of Social Services, Research and Evaluation  
POS Pilot Plant Corporation  
Prairie Agricultural Machinery Institute  
Regina Qu'Appelle Health District, Science Library Out-of-Library
Resource Centre for Sport, Culture, and Recreation Out-of-Library
Royal Canadian Mounted Police Resource Centre Out-of-Library
SaskCentral, Stategic Support  
Saskatchewan Health Information Resources Partnership  
Saskatchewan Legislative Library Out-of-Library 
Saskatchewan Provincial Library Out-of-Library
Saskatchewan Research Council, Information Services  
Saskatchewan Teachers' Federation, Stewart Resources Centre  
Saskatoon Health Region   

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Trainers, Information Specialists, Librarians, End-users!

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  • Search Examples — Searches and suggested answers.
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  • Canadian Newsstand Overview
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