News online

Access today's news online and newspapers from Tasmania, Australia and overseas. 

Also see Historical newspapers, including Tasmanian 

​Today's newspapers online

PressReader - read newspapers online PressReader 

Digital copies of today's newspapers and magazines from 120 countries in 60 languages. Includes The Guardian Australia and The Saturday Paper.

PressReader app: connect to our Wi-fi and open the app - you now have 48 hours access away from the library and can download issues to read later.

Newsbank - Fulltext articles from over 100 Australian newspapers NewsBank

Full-text content of over 500 local, regional, national and international newspapers, including the Mercury, Examiner, Advocate, The Australian and the Herald Sun.

The A​ge and The Sydney ​Morning Herald​ newspapers are available through the Fairfax Media Library.

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Full-text newspapers

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Others available online

  • Newspapers (Overseas) - offers historical newspaper databases accessible by obtaining a library card from the National Library of Australia.
  • UK Gazette Archives - the official gazette for the UK.
  • The New York Times - index to articles from 1851 to the present, plus limited access to full text articles.

Newspaper indexes

Broadcast news online

  • ABC News - Australia's national broadcasting service
  • SBS World News - world news from Australia's Special Broadcasting Service
  • BBC News - News from the British Broadcasting Service
  • CNN - American news service offering US and world news

Newspaper websites