eResources by Subject
Resources Requiring Login (Library card and password)
Canadian NewsStand - Newspaper and magazine articles (for the last 10 to 20 years). Includes the Times-Colonist and Vancouver Island's Black Press newspapers.
CBCA - Canadian coverage of the arts, business, health & medicine, history, literature, news, science & technology, and the social sciences. Allows cross searching with the Canadian NewsStand database.
PressReader (formerly Library PressDisplay) - Newspapers from 100 countries in over 60 languages. Full-colour images of every page - just like the print version. Includes up to 30 days of back issues. Listen to articles, magnify print size, download, save, and share. [Tutorials]
Open Resources (no logon required)
British Colonist Digital Database - The British Colonist digitization project is a gift from the Times Colonist newspaper, the University of Victoria Libraries, and a consortium of British Columbia libraries to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the British Colonist newspaper. Every page of every issue, from the first one on December 11, 1858 until the end of June, 1910, a total of 100,554 pages, have been scanned and made searchable.
British Columbia Historical Newspapers - The BC Historical Newspapers project, through University of British Columbia Libraries, features digitized versions of 24 historical papers from around the province. The titles, which range from the Abbotsford Post to the Phoenix Pioneer, date from 1865 to 1924.
OnlineNewspapers.com - Thousands of world newspapers online.