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Online Reference

The Atlantic Canada Newspaper Survey Database. -- Ottawa : Department of Canadian Heritage. Canadian Heritage Information Network. (CHIN), 1982+
Bibliographic, directory. Contains approx. 56 000 citations to advertisements published in regional newspapers in New Brunswick, Newfoundland, Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island from 1600 to 1900. Periodic updating as information becomes available.
URL: http://daryl.chin.gc.ca:8000/BASIS/acns/user/www/sf

Internet

Avis de décès en ligne / Online obituaries : journaux et salons funéraires / Papers and funeral homes.
http://www3.sympatico.ca/jacquest/online.htm
Newspaper obituaries include: On Cyberpresse : QUEBEC : Le soleil. Québec, QC (Archives on pdf. since October 1999); La presse. Montreal, QC ; Le nouvelliste. Trois-Rivières, QC; La voix de l'est. Granby, QC; La tribune. Sherbrooke, QC ; Le quotidien. Chicoutimi, QC; Le progrès-dimanche. Saguenay, QC; ; Les 2rives. Bas Richelieu, QC; Le cantonnier. Disraeli, QC; La frontière. Rouyn-Noranda, QC ; Echo de la lièvre. Mont-Laurier, QC; La nouvelle/L'union. Victoriaville, QC; Expression de Lanaudière. Joliette, QC ; La petite nation. Gatineau, QC; Sorel-Tracy magazine. Sorel/Tracy, QC; The gazette. Montreal, QC ; L'echo abitibien. Lasarre, QC ; Echo du nord. St.-Jérôme, QC ; L'express / La parole. Granby, QC ; Courrier de Frontenac. Thetford Mines, QC ; Reflet du Lac. Magog, QC ; Le réveil. Chicoutimi, QC ; NouvelleHebdo. Haut-du Lac St-Jean, QC ; ONTARIO : Ottawa citizen. Ottawa, ON ; Hamilton spectator. Hamilton, ON; Globe and mail. Toronto, ON; Era banner. Newmarket, ON; Sudbury star. Sudbury, ON; Kitchener Waterloo record. Kitchener/Waterloo, ON; Simcoe reformer. Simcoe, ON; Northern times. Kapuskasing, ON; Toronto star. Toronto, ON; Recorder and times. Brockville, ON; Sarnia observer. Sarnia, ON; London free press. London, ON; Canadian statesman. Bowmanville, ON; Guelph daily mercury. Guelph, ON; The sun times. Owen Sound, ON; Orleans Online. Orleans, ON; Le droit. Ottawa, ON ; Windsor star. Windsor, ON; Timmins daily press. Timmins, ON; Kenora miner & news. Kenora, ON; The Prescott journal. Prescott, ON; Sault star. Sault Ste Marie, ON; The Huron expositor. Seaforth, ON ; North Renfrew times. Renfrew, ON; St. Catharines standard. St. Catharines, ON; Chronicle-journal. Thunder Bay, ON; North Bay nugget. North Bay, ON; Niagara Falls review. Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON; Le nord.; Cornwall standard-freeholder. Cornwall, ON; Orangeville citizen. Orangeville, ON; Wiarton echo. Wiarton, ON; SASKATCHEWAN : Star phoenix. Saskatoon, SK; Regina leader post. Regina, SK; Prince Albert daily herald. Prince Albert, SK; Times herald / Moose Jaw this week. Moose Jaw, SK; Weyburn review. Weyburn, SK; MANITOBA : Winnipeg free press. Winnipeg, MB; Boissevain recorder. Boissevain, MB; Brokenhead River review. Beausejour, MB; Plaindealer. Souris, MB; ALBERTA : Edmonton journal. Edmonton, AB; Daily herald tribune. Grande-Prairie, AB; Calgary sun. Calgary, AB ; Medicine Hat news. Medicine Hat, AB; Calgary herald. Calgary, AB; Drumheller mail. Drumheller, AB; Lethbridge herald. Lethbridge, AB; Okotoks western wheel. Okotoks, AB; BRITISH COLUMBIA : Vancouver sun. Vancouver, BC ; Aldergrove star. Aldergrove, BC; Peace River block news. Dawson Creek, BC; ATLANTIC : The guardian. Charlottetown, PEI; Daily gleaner. Fredericton, NB; Cape Breton post. Sydney, NS; Chronicle herald / Mail-star. Halifax, NS; Times transcript. Moncton, NB ; The telegraph journal. St. John, NB; AUTRES : La nouvelle. Victoriaville, QC

CD-ROM Station

La Bibliothèque québecoise, répertoire bibliographique du Québec [fichier d'ordinateur]. -- [Montréal] : Inform II-Microfor, [1992]-1998
Period of Coverage: 1966-1998
Annual. Edibase, Windows. Contains more than 510,000 bibliographic references from a variety of sources including newspapers, periodicals, studies, reports, government publications, etc.

  • Le Devoir (Montréal) 1989-1998
  • Le Droit (Ottawa) 1989-1998
  • Journal de Montréal 1990-1998
  • La Presse (Montréal) 1989-1998
  • Le Soleil (Québec) 1989-1998

Z7164 C81 B738 Per.
Business and government news. -- Toronto : Infomart, [1979?].
Period of Coverage: January-October 1979.  -- 0707-1949
Monthly. Each volume is divided into 2 sections: index and abstracts. The index is organized alphabetically by subject then name and directs users to appropriate abstracts. Excludes news that is not related to Canadian business, economics, or government. See also B+G News. Articles reported from:

  • Calgary herald
  • Edmonton journal
  • The Financial post (Toronto)
  • Financial times (Toronto)
  • The Globe and mail (Toronto)
  • The Halifax chronicle-herald
  • Hamilton spectator
  • The Leader-post (Regina)
  • Montreal gazette
  • Ottawa citizen
  • Toronto star
  • Vancouver province
  • Windsor star
  • The Winnipeg tribune

Internet

Canada.com network. -- [Toronto: 2000 Southam inc., 2000+].
Period of Coverage: Varies-appears to be same day but some archived stories included.  --
Allows search of the 30+ newspapers from Hollinger and Southam news services plus headline search.Papers included are: National Post, Victoria Times Colonist, Vancouver Sun, Vancouver Province, Peace River Block Daily News Dawson Creek, BC, Alaska Highway News Fort St. John, BC, Nanaimo Daily News, The Daily Times. Trail, BC, Prince George Citizen, Calgary Herald, Edmonton Journal, Leader Post, Regina SK; Star Phoenix, Saskatoon SK;Global news for Winnipeg, Hamilton, Toronto, Maritime, Lethbridge, Red Deer.
Headline search at : http://www.canada.com/home/
New search keyword at: http://www.canada.com/search/news/

CD-ROM Station

Canadian business and current affairs (CBCA) [computer file]. -- [Toronto] : Micromedia, [1992]+
Period of Coverage: 1981+  (2 discs: 1981-1987; 1988+   ) -- 1206-1816
Monthly. KR OnDisc for Windows; SilverPlatter WinSPIRS. Articles and book reviews -- bibliographic references only from 300 magazines and 10 newspapers, 1981-1992; indexing of articles from 10 newspapers and 600 periodicals as well as full-text articles for 130 Canadian periodicals and sources of current affairs information.

  • Calgary herald
  • Canadian press newswire Full-text
  • Daily commercial news (Toronto)
  • Financial post (Toronto) 1993-1995 bibliographic references; 1996+    full-text
  • Financial times of Canada (Toronto)
  • Globe and mail (Toronto)
  • Montreal gazette
  • Toronto star
  • Vancouver sun
  • Winnipeg free press

CD-ROM Station

Canadian business disc CD affaires [computer file]. -- [Don Mills, Ont. : Southam Electronic Pub., 1992?]. -- 1192-845X
Period of Coverage: 1989-1995
Quarterly. CEDROM software. Includes full-text of page one news stories and editorials as well as selected stories, including the Arts, Travel, and Facts and Arguments sections.

  • L'actualité 1992-1993
  • Les affaires 1989-1993
  • Les affaires plus 1992-1993
  • Calgary herald 1992-1995
  • Calgary herald 1992-1995
  • Canadian Business 1994-1995
  • Canadian Issues of the Day 1994-1995
  • Commerce 1992-1993
  • Daily news. (Halifax, NS) 1992-1995
  • Edmonton journal 1995
  • The Financial post (Toronto, ON) 1989-1995
  • Hamilton spectator 1992-1995
  • Montreal gazette 1992-1995
  • Ottawa citizen 1992-1995
  • PME 1992-1993
  • La presse 1992-1993
  • Le soleil 1992-1993
  • Toronto star 1992-1993
  • Toronto sun 1992-1995

AI3 C34 fol. Ref.
Canadian index. -- Toronto : Micromedia, 1993+
Period of Coverage: 1993+      -- 1192-4160
Monthly. Semi-annual cumulations. January-June, July-December. An index to a wide variety of Canadian English-language and French-language periodicals in all subjects. Three parts: subject, corporate name, and personal name indexes. Formed by a merger of Canadian magazine index, Canadian news index, and Canadian business index. Articles reported from:

  • Calgary herald [final ed.]
  • The Globe and mail (Toronto) [classroom ed.]
  • The Globe and mail (Toronto) [metro ed.]
  • The Halifax chronicle-herald [morning ed.]
  • Montreal gazette [final ed.]
  • Toronto star [metro ed.]
  • Vancouver sun [4 star ed.]
  • Winnipeg free press [final ed.]

Z1375 C33 fol. Ref.
Canadian literature index : a guide to periodicals and newspapers. -- Janet Fraser, editor. -- (1985)+    Toronto : ECW Press, c1987+     -- 0838-6021
Period of Coverage: 1985-1988
Annual. Focuses on Canadian literary articles including short stories, plays, poems, and secondary materials such as critical articles, book reviews, bibliographies, and interviews. Comprises two alphabetically arranged indexes of authors and subjects. Continued by: Canadian Literary Periodical Index. Articles reported from:

  • Calgary herald
  • Le Devoir (Montreal)
  • The Globe and mail (Toronto)
  • Montreal gazette
  • Toronto star
  • Winnipeg free press

CD-ROM Station

Canadian newsdisc [computer file]. -- [Don Mills, Ont. : Southam Electronic Pub.], 1992-2003.
Period of Coverage: 1993-2003.     -- 1206-4424
Twice-yearly 1992-1996; Monthly (with yearly edition)1997-2003.    CEDROM software. Includes full-text articles; updated to January 31, 2003. Canadian NewsDisc content will no longer be updated on either online or CD-ROM platforms. Users are able to access the product, but will no longer be able to see new content beyond January 31, 2003. Database subscribers migrated to Canadian Newsstand on ProQuest interface.

  • CBC transcripts January 1994 - January 31, 2003
  • CTV transcripts January 1994 - January 31, 2003
  • Calgary herald January 1994 - January 31, 2003
  • Canadian speeches and Issues of the Day January 1994 - 1995
  • Daily news. (Halifax) January 1992 - January 31, 2003
  • Edmonton journal January 1994 - January 31, 2003
  • The Financial post (Toronto) January 1994 - 1998
  • Guardian. Charlottetown, PE January 2000 - January 31, 2003
  • Hamilton spectator January 1994 - January 31, 2003
  • Montreal gazette January 1992 - January 31, 2003
  • National post January 1999 - January 31, 2003
  • Ottawa citizen January 1992 - January 31, 2003
  • The Telegram. St. John's, NF January 2000 - January 31, 2003
  • The Times-Colonist. Victoria, BC January 1994 - January 31, 2003
  • Toronto star January 1992 - June 2000
  • Toronto sun January 1994 - April 2000
  • Vancouver province January 1994 - January 31, 2003
  • Vancouver sun January 1992 - January 31, 2003

F5000 C28 fol. Per. Ref.

Canadian news facts : the indexed digest of Canadian current events. -- Vol. 1, no. 1
(Jan. 16, 1967)+     -- Toronto : Marpep Publishing, 1967+   -- loose-leaf. -- 0008-4565
Period of Coverage: 1967+
Issued twice monthly. Summarizes political events at federal and provincial levels as well as other news stories of note. Includes obituaries on prominent Canadians. Chronological index with cumulative biannual and annual subject and name indexes. Articles reported from:

  • Charlottetown guardian
  • Daily colonist (Victoria)
  • Le devoir (Montreal)
  • Edmonton journal
  • Evening telegram (St. John's)
  • The Financial post(Toronto)
  • The Globe and mail (Toronto)
  • The Halifax chronicle-herald
  • The Leader-post(Regina)
  • Montreal star
  • Ottawa citizen
  • La presse(Montreal)
  • Le soleil(Québec)
  • The Telegraph journal(Saint John)
  • Toronto star
  • Toronto sun
  • Vancouver sun
  • Winnipeg free press

AI3 C33 fol. Ref.
Canadian news index. -- (1977)-vol. 16 (1992). -- Toronto : Micromedia, 1977-1992. -- 0225-7459
Period of Coverage: 1977-1992 Monthly. Consolidated annually. Divided into subject and name indexes, subdivided chronologically. Title varies: 1977-1979, Canadian newspaper index. Continued by Canadian business index. Articles reported from:

  • Calgary herald
  • The Globe and mail (Toronto) [metro edition]
  • The Halifax chronicle-herald
  • Montreal gazette
  • Montreal star [to 1979]
  • Sunday star (Toronto) [1979 to 1988]
  • Toronto star
  • Vancouver sun
  • Victoria times [1979 only]
  • Winnipeg free press

Internet

CANOE: Canada's Internet Network. -- Toronto: Sun Media Corporation Library andCanoe Limited Partnership.
Allows online search of Calgary Sun; Halifax Chronicle-Herald, Brockville Recorder and Times, Journal de Montréal, Journal de Québec, Edmonton Sun; London Free Press; Ottawa Sun; Toronto Sun and the Winnipeg Sun from January 1998 to date. Downloading the complete text of each article costs $2.95 per article and purchase procedures are available. Searching is by key terms or byline with last name and first name choices. No photos are offered. Searches may also be done by "all papers" or by choosing individual Sun papers.
http://www.canoe.ca/ Click on CNEWS in left-hand column.

CD-ROM Station

CD actualité Canada [fichier d'ordinateur].  -- [Don Mills, Ont. : Southam Electronic Pub., 1992?-1994]     -- 1192-8441
Period of Coverage: 1992-1994
Monthly. CEDROM software. Includes full-text articles.

  • L'actualité (Montreal) 1992-1994
  • Le Devoir (Montreal) 1992-1994
  • Le Droit (Ottawa) 1993-1994
  • La Presse (Montreal) 1992-1994
  • Le Soleil (Quebec) 1992-1994

Internet

CEDROM-SNI's EUREKA. -- Outremont, Québec, 198+
Internet-based subscription search service to French-language newspapers mainly from Quebec.
Two display formats: a free format which provides bibliographic citations and a short abstract, and a minimal cost service for subscribers which provides full-text articles. Subscribers also pay a monthly administrative fee and for full-text printing. Information is updated seven days a week and accessible 24 hours a day and archived back to 1985. Vigilance and SCOOP, personalized services, are also available on subscription. ALERT is a new media monitoring service. Charges are customized with a bilingual interface. Requires Netscape 3.0 or Internet Explorer 3.0 or higher. http://www.newscan.com or Montreal Office: 514-278-6060; 1-800-563-5665; Ottawa Office 613-598-4659. Available at LAC through a fee-based service for citations or full-text.

*=After June 1st, this title will no longer be available on CEDROM-SNi
Newspapers indexed to date:

  • L'Acadie Nouvelle. Caraquet, NB July 2, 1999+
  • L'actualité. Quebec, Que. January 1, 1992+
  • Les affaires. Quebec, Que. January 7, 1989+
  • Affaires Plus. January 1, 1992+
  • CBC/Radio Canada. February 9, 2002+
  • The Cambridge Reporter. Cambridge, ON November 15, 1999 - September 2003
  • *Cambridge Times. Cambridge, ON ?- June 1, 2005
  • Canada NewsWire. In English. April 1, 2000+
  • Canada NewsWire. In French. August 14, 2000+
  • The Canadian press. November 2, 1999+
  • Cape Breton Post. Sydney, NS January 13, 2003+
  • Cariboo Chilcotin Coast . (BC) July 2, 2003+
  • The Chronicle-Herald. Halifax, NS August 16, 1999+
  • The Coaldale Sunny South News. Coaldale, AB June 25, 2002+
  • Cyberpresse. May 2, 2001+
  • Daily herald. Prince Albert, SK January 11, 2003+
  • The Daily News. Halifax, NS January 11, 2003+
  • The Daily News. Truro, NS January 11, 2003+
  • Le devoir Montreal, Que. July 14, 1992+
  • Le droit Ottawa, ON January 2, 1993+
  • The Evening news. New Glasgow, NS January 10, 2003+
  • The 40-Mile County Commentator. Bow Island, AB September 4, 2001+
  • The Fredericton Daily Gleaner. Fredericton, NB July 2, 1998+
  • The Guardian. Charlottetown, PE January 14, 2003+
  • *Guelph Mercury. September 15, 1999- June 1, 2005
  • *The Hamilton Spectator. Hamilton, ON October 7, 1991-June 1, 2005
  • The Journal-Pioneer. Summerside, PE January 13, 2003+
  • *The Kitchener-Waterloo Record. Kitchener, ON November 1, 1990- June 1, 2005
  • The Lethbridge Herald. Lethbridge, AB June 14, 1995+
  • Marketing Magazine. June 12, 2000+
  • Medicine Hat News. Medicine Hat, AB January 9, 1999+
  • Métro. Montreal, Que. 1 octobre 2002+
  • *Metroland. - Brampton, ON January 1, 2003- June 1, 2005
  • *Metroland. - Durham, ON December 31, 2002- June 1, 2005
  • *Metroland. - Halton, ON December 27, 2002- June 1, 2005
  • *Metroland. - Kawartha, ON March 26, 2003- June 1, 2005
  • *Metroland. - Mississauga, ON January 15, 2003- June 1, 2005
  • *Metroland. - Simcoe, ON January 2, 2003- June 1, 2005
  • *Metroland. - Toronto, ON January 1, 2003- June 1, 2005
  • *Metroland. - York, ON January 2, 2003- June 1, 2005
  • The Moncton Times and Transcript. Moncton, NB March 2, 1998+
  • The New Brunswick Telegraph Journal. Saint John, NB January 2, 1998+
  • Northern Light. Bathurst, NB January 15, 2003+
  • PME. Quebec, Que. February 1, 1992+
  • Prairie Post. Alberta/Saskatchewan June 7, 2002+
  • Prairie Post West. ?
  • La presse. Montreal, Que. January 2, 1985+
  • La presse canadienne. Montreal, Que. November 2, 1999+
  • Progrès-dimanche. Saguenay, Que. January 9, 1997+
  • Le quotidien. Saguenay, Que. January 7, 1997+
  • Red Deer Advocate. Red Deer, AB June 1, 2001+
  • The Saint John Telegraph Journal. Saint John, NB January 2, 1998+
  • Le soleil. Quebec, Que. January 3, 1992+
  • The Southwest Booster. Swift Current, SK January 17, 2003+
  • The Sunday Herald. Halifax, NS August 22, 1999+
  • The Taber Times. Taber, AB July 3, 2002+
  • The Telegram. St. John's, NF January 11, 2003+
  • Times-Herald. Moose Jaw, SK January 12, 2003+
  • *The Toronto Star. Toronto, ON January 1, 1985- June 1, 2005
  • La tribune. Sherbrooke, Que. June 1, 1999+
  • The Vauxhall Advance. Vauxhall, AB June 27, 2002+
  • Voir. Montreal, Que. January 3, 1992+
  • La Voix de l'Est. Granby, Que. September 1, 1999+
  • The Western Star. Cornerbrook, NF January 14, 2003+
  • The Whitehorse Star. Whitehorse, YT September 15, 1999+
  • Winnipeg Free Press. Winnipeg, MB September 13, 2001+
  • Yellowknifer. Yellowknife, NT February 2, 2000+

Online Service

Dialog, Dialog NewsEdge, Dialog Newsroom, Dialog DataStar. -- Mountain View, California : Knight-Ridder Information Inc., 199-+
A subscription-based online information service. Full-text articles. Available at NLC through a fee-based service for citations or full-text. Canadian news sources are available on DIALOG 262,601,616,635,727, 816, and 989-995.
http://www.dialog.com/products/dialogweb/

  • Dialog 616 Canada NewsWire March 1996+
  • DialogWeb 262 Bibliographic citations: 1982+     ; Full-text: 1993+    for Calgary herald, 1996-1997 Canadian press newswire, Daily commercial news (Toronto), Financial post (Toronto), 1993+, Financial times of Canada (Toronto), Globe and mail (Toronto), 1993+ Montreal gazette, 1995-1997 Toronto star, 1993-1996 Toronto sun, Winnipeg free press, 1996.
  • DialogWeb 601 Early Edition Canada 1999+ for Calgary herald, Edmonton journal, Financial post, Hamilton spectator, Ottawa citizen, Toronto star, Vancouver province, Vancouver sun.
  • DialogWeb 616 and 816 Canada NewsWire March 1996+.
  • DialogWeb 635 Calgary herald 1992-1998; Financial post 1990-1998; Montreal gazette 1995-1998; Ottawa citizen 1992-1998; Toronto star 1992-1998; Vancouver sun 1993-1998.
  • DialogWeb 727 Complete text: 1990+    for Calgary herald, Edmonton journal, Financial post (Toronto), Daily news (Halifax), Kingston whig-standard, Kitchener-Waterloo record 1990-1999, Montreal gazette, National post 2002+, Ottawa citizen, Spectator Hamilton/Burlington, ON 1990-1999, Toronto star 1990-2000, Vancouver province, Vancouver sun, Windsor star.
  • DialogWeb 989-995 2000+. Dialog NewsRoom is a complete and total news source which covers the principal newspapers, commercial reviews, and newswires of all the areas of the world, including the incipient markets. This robust data base is made up of the summaries and the discs with complete text of the important trade in the world, the business, and the scholastic newspapers, the local newspapers, the regional business publications, the national and international business newspapers, the industrial bulletins, the newswires, and the corporate news releases.

Z6005 P7 M6 fol. Ref.
École des hautes études commerciales (Montréal). Centre de recherches arctiques. -- Catalogue des coupures de presse, collection Gardner.  -- Vol.1 (1967)-vol. 36 (1975). -- Montréal : École des hautes études commerciales, Centre de recherches arctiques, 1967-1975. -- 0576-9035
Period of Coverage: 1967-1975
Press clippings from various Canadian newspapers and periodicals on different subjects pertaining to the arctic and sub-arctic regions of Canada. Continued by Université du Québec à Montréal. Service des recherches arctiques et sub-arctiques. -- Catalogue des coupures de presse, collection Gardner.

Free Web Service for Searching; Reference Desk for Prints

FP informart.ca [electronic resource]. -- [Toronto, ON: CanWest Interactive, c. 2004].
Period of Coverage: January 1999 to date. -- 0707-1949
National post;Vancouver sun; Victoria Times Colonist; Calgary Herald; Edmonton Journal; Regina Leader Post; Saskatoon Star Phoenix; Ottawa Citizen; Windsor Star; St. Catharines Standard; Montreal Gazette; Halifax Daily News; Charlottetown Guardian; St. John's Telegram; Broadcast News; Canadian Press; CanWest News Service; Nouvelles Télé-Radio; Presse Canadienne (French);Global News & Current Affairs.
http://www.fpinfomart.ca/

Online Service

Factiva [electronic resource]. -- New York: Dow Jones Reuters Business Interactive LLC, June 2001+.
Period of Coverage: Today's News 15 days.Globe and Mail, Toronto Star, Winnipeg Free Press

  • Les actualités canadiennes de Reuters en français. June 22, 2000+ Full coverage
  • Broadcast News. January 1, 1999+ Full coverage
  • CTV News. November 14, 2002+ Full coverage
  • Calgary Herald. December 1, 2001+ Full coverage
  • Canada Newswire. February 26, 1988+ Full coverage
  • The Canadian Press. January 1, 1999+ Full coverage
  • Edmonton Journal. December 1, 2001+ Full coverage
  • Globe and Mail. November 12, 1977+ Full coverage
  • Globe and Mail Report on Business Financial Profile . January 1, 1997+ Full coverage
  • Globe and Mail Report on Business Financial Snapshot. January 1, 1997+ Full coverage
  • Guelph Mercury. November 29, 2001+ Full coverage
  • The Hamilton Spectator. December 1, 2001+ Full coverage
  • Kitchener-Waterloo Record. December 1, 2001+ Full coverage
  • Montreal Gazette. December 1, 2001+ Full coverage
  • Nouvelles Télé-Radio. January 1, 1999+ Full coverage
  • Ottawa Citizen. December 1, 2001+ Full coverage
  • La presse canadienne. January 1, 1999+ Full coverage
  • Resource News International(Comtex). July 8, 1998 + Full coverage
  • The Toronto Star. January 1, 1996 + Full coverage
  • The Vancouver Sun. December 1, 2001 + Full coverage
  • Winnipeg Free Press. August 6, 1991+ Full coverage
  • W-Five. November 14, 2002 + Full coverage

BX8101 M45 1991 fol. Ref.
Friesen, Bert. -- "Mennonitische rundschau" author index.  -- Winnipeg : Centre for Mennonite Brethren Studies, 1991+     -- 1895432138 (set)
Period of Coverage: 1880-1909
To be completed in 4 volumes. Alphabetically arranged by author name. Only signed articles included.

BX8101 M46 1990 fol. Ref.
Friesen, Bert. -- "Mennonitische rundschau".  -- Winnipeg : Centre for Mennonite Brethren Studies, 1990     -- 1895432006 (set)
Period of Coverage: 1880-1909, 1920-1929
v. 1 1880-1889; v. 2 1890-1899; v.3 1900-1909; v. 5 1920-1929
Alphabetically arranged by subject. Anonymous articles included.

Internet

The Globe and Mail: Canada's Heritage From 1844. (access limited to LAC on-site users)

Period of Coverage: June 1844 - 2000
Coverage includes all the stories, plus thousands of images, advertisements, classifieds, political cartoons, births and deaths from more than 1.4 million pages of Canada's National Newspaper, dating back to the Pre-Confederation era.
http://www.micromedia.ca/CIRC/Globe.htm (subscribe individually or access free of charge limited to LAC on-site users)

CD-ROM Station

The Globe and mail [computer file]. -- [Toronto] : Globe Information Services / CEDROM-SNi, [1994]+     -- 1196-2607
Period of Coverage: 1992+
Annual. Dataware Corporation Software. Includes full-text articles from newspapers as well as articles from The Globe and mail's associated magazines: Report on business, Report on business 1000, Destinations, Toronto, Domino and Business week.

  • Evening telegram (St. John's) 1995
  • The Financial times of Canada (Toronto) 1992-1995
  • The Globe and mail (Toronto) 1992-1996
  • The Guardian (Charlottetown) 1995-1996
  • Halifax chronicle-herald. Bibliographic references
  • Lethbridge herald 1995-1996
  • Times colonist (Victoria) 1994-1996
  • Winnipeg free press 1994-1996

OnlineSearch

Infomart. -- Toronto : Infomart Dialog Limited, 19--
A subscription-based online information service. Full-text articles. Available at NLC through a fee-based service for citations or full-text. Infomart Online (1-800-668-9215) or helpdesk@infomart.ca offers customized searches of their online electronic archives, for a charge. Newspapers only listed. Code follows title.

  • Abbotsford Times. ABTM Abbotsford, BC Je 11, 2002+
  • Advance News. LAAD Langley, BC Ap 19, 2002+
  • Alaska Highway news. FJAH Fort St. John, BC D 9, 1999+
  • Alberni Valley times. PAVT Port Alberni, BC Ja 28, 2000+
  • Ancaster news. ANNW Ancaster (Hamilton), ON S 1, 1999+
  • The Apple gazette. BRAG Brighton, ON Ap 7, 2000-Je 2001
  • The Athabaska Advocate. ATAD Athabaska, BC Mr 20, 2001-F 2002
  • The Barrhead Leader. BALD Barrhead, AB Mr 20, 2001+
  • Barrie examiner. BAEX Barrie, ON F 8, 2000+
  • Bathurst Northern Light. Bathurst, NB S 14, 2002+
  • Boundary bulletin. GFBB Grand Forks, BC Mr 20, 2000+
  • Brantford expositer. BREX Brantford, ON Ja 7, 1999+
  • Broadcast news Oc 14, 1994+
  • Brockville Recorder & Times. BRRT Brockville, ON D 15, 2001+
  • Brome County news. BCNW Sherbrooke, Que. Ja 5, 2000+
  • Burnaby Now. BUNW Burnaby, BC Je 12, 2002+
  • CBC Radio Transcripts.
  • CTV News and Current Affairs.
  • Calgary herald. CAHR Calgary, AB D 7, 1988+
  • Calgary sun. CASN Calgary, AB Ag 15, 1998+
  • Cambridge reporter. CARP Cambridge, ON N 15, 1999-S 19, 2003
  • Cambridge times. CATM Cambridge, ON S 1, 1999+
  • Canada newswire WCNW Mr 1, 1988+
  • Canadian press newswire WCPA Mr 15, 1988+
  • CanWest News Service N 2, 1986+
  • Cape Breton post. CBPO Sydney, NS Ap 5, 1999+
  • Cariboo press
  • Carstairs courier. CACR Irricana, AB Ag 1, 2000+
  • Central Alberta advisor. RDAD Red Deer, AB Jl 3, 2000+
  • Charlottetown guardian. CHGN Charlottetown, PE May 1, 1997+
  • Chatham daily news. CHDN Chatham, ON F 10, 1999+
  • Chetwynd echo. CHEC Chetwynd, BC F 1, 2000+
  • Chilliwack Times. CHTM Chilliwack, BC Je 11, 2002+
  • Colborne chronicle. COCW Colborne, ON May 23, 2000+
  • Coquitlam Now. CONW Coquitlam, BC Jl 3, 2002+
  • Cornwall Standard-Freeholder. COSF Cornwall, ON F 25, 1999+
  • Courier-Islander. CRCN Campbell River, BC F 1, 2000+
  • Cowichan Valley citizen. CVCT Cowichan Valley, BC Ja 23, 2000+
  • Cranbrook daily townsman. CRDT Cranbrook, BC S 1, 1999+
  • Creston Valley advance. CRAD Creston, BC N 15, 1999+
  • Daily Courier (The) KEDC Kelowna, BC N 1, 2002+
  • Daily Graphic (The) PPDG Portage la Prairie, MB May 1, 2002+
  • Daily observer. PEDB Pembroke, ON Ap 6, 2000+
  • Daily star. CODS Cobourg, ON March 27, 2000+
  • Daily times. Lloydminster, AB/SK Ag 17, 1999+
  • Delta Optimist. DEOP Delta, BC Ap 24, 2002+
  • Dundas Star news. DUSN Dundas, ON S 15, 1999+
  • Dunnville Chronicle. DUCH Dundas, ON S 15, 1999+
  • East Kootenay weekly. CREK Cranbrook, BC March 1, 2000+
  • Edmonton journal Edmonton, AB Mr 10, 1989+
  • Edmonton sun. EDSN Edmonton, AB Ag 15, 1998+
  • Elk Point Review. EPRV Elk Point, AB Je 12, 2001+
  • Elk Valley miner. SPEV Sparwood, BC Ja 20, 2000+
  • Enterprise-bulletin. COEB Collingwood, ON F 25, 2000+
  • Examiner. PEEX Peterborough, ON March 27, 2000+
  • Financial post.(use NTNP) Toronto, ON Ja 5, 1985+
  • Flamborough review. FLRV Flamborough (Hamilton) ON Ja 5, 2000+
  • Fort McMurray Today. FMTD Fort McMurray, AB Mr 1, 2001+
  • Free press. FEEP Fernie, BC Ja 4, 2000+
  • Grand Forks gazette. GFGZ Grand Forks, BC March 22, 2000+
  • Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune. GPDH Grande Prairie, AB My 1, 2002+
  • Guelph Mercury. GUMR Guelph, ON S 15, 1999+
  • Guelph Tribune. GUTR Guelph, ON S 1, 1999+
  • Halifax Daily News. HLDN Halifax, NS Oc 22, 1990+
  • Hamilton news. Mountain edition. HANM Hamilton, ON S 1, 1999+
  • Hamilton Spectator. HBSP Hamilton, ON Oc 1, 1991+
  • Hanover post. HAPT Hanover, ON F 15, 2000+
  • Harbour City Star. HCST Nanaimo, BC Ja 26, 2002+
  • Herald (Penticton) PEHR Penticton, BC N 1, 2002+
  • Irricana Rocky view / Five Village weekly. IRFV Irricana, BC Ag 1, 2000+
  • Kamloops daily news. KADN Kamloops, BC Ag 16, 1999+
  • Kimberley daily bulletin. KIDB Kimberley, BC S 1, 1999+
  • Kingston Whig-standard. KIWS Kingston, ON Ap 16, 1985+
  • Kitchener,Cambridge and Waterloo Record. KWRC Kitchener/Waterloo, ON Oc 1, 1999+
  • Lac La Biche Post. LBPT Lac La Biche, AB Ap 10, 2001+
  • The Lake news. LCLN Lake Cowichan, BC F 2, 2000+
  • The Leader-post. RELP Regina, SK Ja 1, 2000+
  • The Lindsay daily post. LIDP Lindsay, ON Ap 4, 2000+
  • London free press. LOFP London, ON Ag 15, 1998+
  • Maple Ridge-Pitt Meadows Times. MRTM Maple Ridge, BC May 28, 2002+
  • Meridian Booster. LLMB Lloydminster, AB/SK My 1, 2002+
  • Metroland newspapers. F 4, 2003+
  • Midland free press. MIFP Midland, ON F 27, 2000+
  • Montreal gazette. MTGZ Montreal, Que. Ja 2, 1985+
  • Moose Jaw Times-herald. MJTH Moose Jaw, SK Jl 29, 1999+
  • Morning sun. PAMS Parksville, BC F 5, 2000- D 2001
  • Nanaimo daily news. NADN Nanaimo, BC Oc 14, 1998+
  • National post. NTNP Don Mills, ON Oc 25, 1998+
  • Nelson daily news. NEDN Nelson, BC N 9, 1999+
  • New Glasgow evening news. NGEN New Glasgow, NS Ap 12, 1999+
  • New Hamburg independent. NHIN New Hamburg, ON S 8, 1999+
  • Niagara Falls review. NFRV Niagara Falls, ON F 1, 1999+
  • North Bay nugget. NBNG North Bay, ON Ja 7, 1999+
  • North Shore news. NSNW West Vancouver, BC Ag 19, 2001+
  • Northern Daily News. KLDN Kirkland Lake, ON D 18, 2002+
  • The Northerner. FJNR Fort St. John, BC N 2, 1999+
  • Northumberland weekly NONW Cobourg, ON Ap 7, 2000+
  • Nouvelles Télé-Radio. Oc 23, 1999+
  • Okanagan Weekender. KEOW Kelowna, BC N 1, 2002+
  • Orangeville banner. ORBN Orangeville, ON F 4, 2000+
  • Orillia packet & times. ORPT Orillia, ON Ja 29, 2000+
  • Ottawa citizen. OTCT Ottawa, ON S 3, 1985+
  • Ottawa sun. OTSN Ottawa, ON Ag 15, 1998+
  • Owen Sound Sun times. OSST Owen Sound, ON March 2, 1998+
  • Peace River Block daily news. PRBN Dawson Creek, BC Oc 13, 1999+
  • Port Hope evening guide. PHEG Port Hope, ON March 27, 2000+
  • Presse canadienne service français. WPCA Ja 1, 1990+
  • Prince Albert daily herald. PADH Prince Albert, SK Ag 3, 1999+
  • Prince George citizen. PGCT Prince George, BC Ag 17, 1999+
  • Prince Rupert daily news. PRDN Prince Rupert, BC Oc 12, 1999+
  • Record. SHRC. Sherbrooke, Que. N 29, 1999+
  • Record (The) NWRC New Westminster, BC Oc 16, 2002+
  • Red Deer express. RDEX Red Deer, AB Jl 2, 2000+
  • Regina Sun. RESN Regina, SK N 4, 2001+
  • Richmond News. RINW Richmond, BC Ap 17, 2002+
  • St. Albert gazette. SAGZ St. Albert, AB S 29, 1999+
  • St. Catharines standard. SCST St. Catharines, ON D 10, 1996+
  • St. Paul Journal. SPJN St. Paul, AB Je 5, 2001+
  • St. John's telegram. SJET St. John's, NF May 1, 1997+
  • Sarnia observer. SAOB Sarnia, ON May 21, 1999+
  • Saskatoon sun. SASN Saskatoon, SK S 16, 2001+
  • Sault Ste. Marie star. SSMS Sault Ste. Marie, ON Ja 2, 1997+
  • Southam news. See
  • CanWest News Service
  • Southwest Booster. SCSB Swift Current, SK. Ja 1, 2000+
  • Star Phoenix. SASP Saskatoon, SK May 27, 1996+
  • Sterling news services. WSNW Vancouver, BC Oc 27, 1999+
  • Stoney Creek news. SCNW Stoney Creek, ON S 1, 1999+
  • Stratford Beacon Herald. STBH Stratford, ON D 17, 2001+
  • Sudbury star. SUST Sudbury, ON Jl 8, 1999+
  • Summerside journal pioneer. SUJP Summerside, PE Ap 9, 1999+
  • Surrey Now SUNW Surrey, BC Je 15, 2002+
  • The times. MATM Mackenzie, BC Oc 31, 1994+
  • Times-journal. STTJ St. Thomas, ON D 15, 2001+
  • Timmins daily press. TIDP Timmins, ON May 4, 1999+
  • Toronto life. NTTL Toronto, ON Ja 2000+
  • Toronto star. TOST Toronto, ON Ja 1, 1986+
  • Toronto sun. TOSN Toronto, ON Ja 2, 1991+
  • Trail daily times. TRTM Trail, BC S 1, 1999+
  • Tribune. WETR Welland, ON May 28, 1999+
  • Truro daily news. TRDN Truro, NS May 1, 1999+
  • Vancouver Courier. VACR Vancouver, BC Ap 5, 2002+
  • Vancouver Island News Group. 1987+
  • Vancouver province. VAPR Vancouver, BC March 20, 1989+
  • Vancouver sun. VASN Vancouver, BC Ja 2, 1987+
  • Victoria times colonist. VITC Victoria, BC S 9, 1993+
  • Waterloo chronicle. WACH Waterloo, ON S 8, 1999+
  • Western star. CBWS Corner Brook, NF Oc 1, 1999+
  • Westside Weekly. KEWW Kelowna, BC N 1, 2002+
  • Whitehorse star. WHST Whitehorse, YT Oc 20, 1986+
  • Windsor star. WIST Windsor, ON Oc 2, 1986+
  • Winnipeg Free Press. WIFP Winnipeg, MB May 21, 2002+
  • Winnipeg Sun. WISN Winnipeg, MB Mr 1, 2001+
  • Woodstock Sentinel-Review. Woodstock, ON
  • Yorkton this week. YOEN Yorkton, SK S 1, 1999+
  • Yukon News. WHYN Whitehorse, YT S 13, 2002+

Internet

Library and Archives Canada News Sites. -- Ottawa: Library and Archives Canada, 2004+
A list of Canadian Newspaper sites - general, Canadian Newspaper sites - indexes; Canadian newspaper sites - some specific pages by province or territory; Canadian Newspaper sites - Aboriginal, Student and Ethnic newspapers; Satirical Newspapers - North American; Newspapers - Non-Canadian: International Newspapers and United States Newspapers.

Internet

NEWS ARCHIVES: CANADA. -- California : JournalismNet [Julian Sher], 1999+
Period of Coverage: Varies
Julian Sher is an American investigative TV documentary producer and journalism trainer who has created international journalism "megasites" including one for Canada. Sites on JNet Canada include : JNet Canada; Canadian search engines; Canadian papers; Canada magazines; Search Canada news; Parliament; The provinces; Parties, Politics and Canada business. Links are provided to news services and general and individual newspaper archives.

Internet

News Trawler Country.-Canada.  -- Sydney, Australia : NewsTrawler Pty Ltd, 2000+
A search tool which allows users to "trawl" through a variety of newspapers worldwide by country or by category. The Canada site includes : Actualité Québec ;Business in Vancouver; Canadian News, NewsScan; Edmonton Journal; Montreal Gazette, The Ottawa Citizen; The Globe & Mail; The Toronto Star; Vancouver Sun and Yukon News Online, with hyperlinks to each site indicated by an arrow. You enter the search term,choose the "timeout" option you wish and whether to show or not show images and click in the box to the left of the papers you wish to search. Magazine or general Web-based news sources (CANOE and Mamma News) are also available.
http://www.newstrawler.com/ Click on Search by Country and choose Canada.

Internet

Paper of Record. (access limited to LAC on-site users.)

Period of Coverage: Please see website as coverage changes daily.
Paper of Record is an historical archive of full-page newspaper images that you can search for unique coverage of past events. The archive is created from newspaper collections on microfilm, preserving the original format of the paper.
http://www.paperofrecord.com/ (subscribe individually or access free of charge limited to LAC on-site users)

AI21 N4 1982 fol. Ref.
Rempel, Herb ; Reddig, Ken. -- "Nebraska ansiedler" index : June 1878-May 1880. -- [Winnipeg : Center for Mennonite Brethren Studies in Canada, 1982]. -- iv, 9 leaves.
Period of Coverage: June 1878-May 1880
Text in English and German. Alphabetical author index with article titles in chronological order. Includes subject index and congregational and local reports.

Card catalogue in Reference Room

Selective index to Canadian newspapers. -- Ottawa : Public Archives of Canada, 197-. -- 120 card drawers.
Period of Coverage: 1890s-1950s (approximate)
Personal name and subject index interfiled. Selective indexing of historical and political events. Some obituary notices also included. Major newspapers indexed include:

  • The Globe and mail (Toronto)
  • The Halifax chronicle-herald
  • Halifax herald
  • Montreal gazette
  • Montreal herald
  • Montreal standard
  • Montreal star
  • Ottawa citizen
  • The Ottawa journal
  • Quebec chronicle
  • The Recorder and times (Brockville, Ont.)
  • Winnipeg free press

Genealogy Ref. CS88 A1 S43 2000 fol.
Shaw-Guisset, Marilyn. Newspaper obituaries of persons with communications mainly to Great Britain and Ireland from selected 20th century Canadian newspapers. -- Moncton, NB: Marilyn Shaw-Guiseet, c2000. -- 0968711146
Period of Coverage: 1959, 1995-2000.
Newspapers selected were "Globe and Mail" and "Times & Transcript" Moncton, NB with incidental information from "National Post., "Chronicle-Herald. Halifax, NS, Weekly Telegram. Saint John, NB and Vancouver Sun (1959 only) Arranged by name, source and date. Appendix with cross-reference from Maiden Name to Married Name

Genealogy Ref. CS88 ON3 S773 1999
Strays! : an index to British strays in Canada resulting from the OGS Strays Project. -- Toronto : Ontario Genealogical Society, (Project Coordinator: Ken Young) 1999+ nbsp; nbsp; -- 0777902222 (v. 1)
Period of Coverage: No set period for each issue.
"A stray is defined as a person who is described in a record of an event as being from, or connected with, a place outside the area in which the even took place." Entries are taken from a variety of sources including newspapers, cemetery transcriptions, periodicals, marriage records, census records, local histories, etc. Arranged alphabetically by surname.

Genealogy Ref. CS88 ON3 S77 1996
Strays! : an index to the OGS strays project. -- Toronto : Ontario Genealogical Society, 1996+ nbsp; nbsp; -- 077790201X (v. 1) : 0777902109 (v. 2); 0777902141 (v. 3); 0777902168 (v.4); 0777902206 (v.5); 0777902281 (v. 6); 077790229X (v. 7); 07779021227 (v. 8)
Period of Coverage: No set period for each issue.
"A stray is defined as a person who is described in a record of an event as being from, or connected with, a place outside the area in which the even took place." Entries are taken from a variety of sources including newspapers, cemetery transcriptions, periodicals, marriage records, census records, local histories, etc. Arranged alphabetically by surname.

Genealogy Ref. CS88 ON3 S77 1996 Suppl.
Strays! : married name index to volumes I to III of the OGS Strays Project.  -- Edited by David J. Browne and Shirley E. Lancaster. -- Toronto : Ontario Genealogical Society, 1999. nbsp; nbsp;  -- viii, 100 p.nbsp; nbsp; -- 0777902214
Period of Coverage: No set period for each issue.
"A stray is defined as a person who is described in a record of an event as being from, or connected with, a place outside the area in which the even took place." Entries are taken from a variety of sources including newspapers, cemetery transcriptions, periodicals, marriage records, census records, local histories, etc. Arranged alphabetically by surname.

Internet

The Toronto Star - Pages of the Past. (access limited to LAC on-site users)

Period of Coverage: Ja 1, 1892 -2001
Over a century of regional, national and international events. Includes all images, advertisements, classifieds, political cartoons, birth and death notices. Searchable by date, key word or subject.
http://www.micromedia.ca/CIRC/Torstar.htm (subscribe individually or access free of charge limited to LAC on-site users)

Z6005 P7 M62 fol. Ref.
Université du Québec à Montréal. Service des recherches arctiques et sub-arctiques. -- Catalogue des coupures de presse, collection Gardner. -- Vol. 37 (1975)-vol. 53 (1979). -- Montréal : Service des recherches arctiques et sub-arctiques, Université du Québec à Montréal, 1975-1979. -- 0576-9035
Period of Coverage: 1975-1979
Press clippings from various Canadian newspapers and periodicals on different subjects pertaining to the arctic and sub-arctic regions of Canada. Continues Catalogue des coupures de presse, collection Gardner. Continued by Catalogue des coupures de presse, collection Gardner.

Z6005 P7 M62 fol. Ref.
Université Laurentienne de Sudbury. Bibliothèque. -- Catalogue des coupures de presse, collection Gardner. -- Vol. 54 ([1979?])+     -- Sudbury, Ont. : Laurentian University Library = Bibliothèque de L'Université Laurentienne, [1980]+     -- 0576-9035
Period of Coverage: 1979+
Press clippings from various Canadian newspapers and periodicals on different subjects pertaining to the arctic and sub-arctic regions of Canada. Continues Université du Québec à Montréal. Service des recherches arctiques et sub-arctiques. Catalogue des coupures de presse, collection Gardner.