Gale Historical Newspaper Collections

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With over three decades of experience in digitising newspaper content, Gale Cengage Learning has brought to life the digital archives of some of the best-known and well-respected newspapers in the world, and made newspaper archives easier to access and browse than ever before. Offering sophisticated indexing and facsimile page reproduction, our historical newspaper archives serve a wide-range of teaching and research needs.

Collections Available:


New Collections to Gale NewsVault:


Liberty Magazine Historical Archive, 1924-1950
Launched in 1924, Liberty, a weekly, general-interest magazine, flourished when illustrated magazines were the most important form of mass entertainment. With a circulation of over three million, it charted the moods, attitudes, lifestyles, fads, and fortunes of middle America.

New Collections Coming Soon:

Daily Mail Historical Archive, 1896-2004
Described by the New Yorker as "the newspaper that rules Britain", the Daily Mail has been at the heart of British journalism since 1896, regularly changing the course of government policy and setting the national debate. It currently boasts a circulation of over 2 million, and its website is the most visited news site in the world.


Looking for Current Content?

Gale offers you access to current newspaper and journal content via our InfoTrac platform. Libraries can chose to have both the historical archive and the current content ensuring complete coverage of everything published from the first ever issue to the present day.


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