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Newspapers and news sources: Tasmanian newspapers

Guide to newspapers and news media accessible at UTAS Library

Tasmanian Newspapers

Current Access:

The Mercury Campus Subscription provides current access to daily news through The Mercury's main website. Follow the instructions on The Mercury & The Australian Campus Subscriptions tab to set up an account. 
 

Archival Access:

You can access The Mercury archival newspapers through a variety of sources: 

Provider

Coverage

Trove: digital newspapers

1854 to 1857  |  1860 to 1954

ANZ Reference Centre Plus

2000 to present

InfoTrac newsstand

1996 to 2004   |  2009 to present

Microfilm (held at Morris Miller Library)

1854 to 1859  |  1954 to 2016 (June)

 

For online archives of these and other Tasmanian newspapers, see: Trove: digitised newspapers or Libraries Tasmania: news and newspapers.

Archival Access:

You can access The Advocate* archival newspapers through a variety of sources: 

Provider

Coverage

Trove: digital newspapers

1919 to 1954

InfoTrac newsstand

2006 to present


* Please note: The Advocate allows access to 5 articles a month after which a subscription is required to gain access to all content.

For online archives of these and other Tasmanian newspapers, see: Trove: digitised newspapers or Libraries Tasmania: news and newspapers.

Archival Access:

You can access The Examiner* archival newspapers through a variety of sources: 

Provider

Coverage

Trove: digital newspapers

1900 to 1953

InfoTrac newsstand

1998 (May - Dec)  |  2001 to Present

 

* Please note: The Examiner allows access to 5 articles a month after which a subscription is required to gain access to all content.

For online archives of these and other Tasmanian newspapers, see: Trove: digitised newspapers or Libraries Tasmania: news and newspapers.

Current Access:

The Mercury Campus Subscription provides current access to the Sunday Tasmanian through The Mercury's main website. Follow the instructions on The Mercury & The Australian Campus Subscriptions tab to set up an account. 

 
Archival Access:

You can access The Mercury archival newspapers through a variety of sources: 

Provider

Coverage

Trove: digital newspapers

1854 to 1857  |  1860 to 1954

ANZ Reference Centre Plus

2000 to 2014

InfoTrac newsstand

1996 to 2004   |  2009 to 2014

Microfilm (held at Morris Miller Library)

1854 to 1859  |  1954 to 2016 (June)

 

For online archives of these and other Tasmanian newspapers, see: Trove: digitised newspapers or Libraries Tasmania: news and newspapers.

Archival Access:

You can access Tasmanian Country archival newspapers through a variety of sources: 

Provider

Coverage

ANZ Reference Centre Plus

2004 (Feb) to present

InfoTrac newsstand

2009 (Dec) to present

 

For online archives of these and other Tasmanian newspapers, see: Trove: digitised newspapers or Libraries Tasmania: news and newspapers.

Historical titles

For access to Tasmanian historical titles click here

Regional Tamanian newspapers

The regional Tasmanian papers below have websites with basic information about the publication, but without news articles