Bielefeld University Library

Newspapers

Journal Reading Corner at the Reference Department

Local, national and international daily and weekly newspapers are displayed in the Journal Reading Corner of the Reference Department (U0, entrance via U1), while some are kept in the departmental libraries Linguistics and Literary Studies (C1 and D1) and in the ZiF Library.

Many online newspaper archives can be searched (campus) in the database Nexis. The articles are available as full-text versions. (Sources: German press resp. German-language and English-language press). the articles are available as full-text versions. In order to find out whether a particular paper is searchable, start Nexis and click "Quellenverzeichnis", then "Quellensuche" and enter the title of the paper into the search form. If the paper is available, you may select it, copy it as source in your search and start browsing. Online and CD-ROM versions of many more newspapers are listed in DBIS.

Part of the back issues (until 2008) are available as microfilm versions and are ready for reading and copying in the Reference Department / Information Services.

The library holds subscriptions of the following newspapers

Title Location (Subject library) / Online acccess
Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung Current Issue: U0
Online archive 1996 onwards (access from campus only)
Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung Current Issue: U0, ZiF
Issues on microfilm: 1949 - 2008
Online archive 1993 onwards (access from campus only)
Der Freitag Current Issue: U0
Website
The Guardian Current Issue: U0
Online via Nexis 1984 onwards (access from campus only)
Guardian Weekly Current Issue: ZiF
Online via Nexis 1981 onwards (access from campus only)
Handelsblatt Current Issue: U0
Issues on microfilm: 1967 - 2008
Website
International New York Times Current Issue: U0, ZiF
Online via Nexis 1991 onwards (access from campus only)
Le Monde Current Issue: U0
Online via Nexis 1987 onwards (access from campus only)
Neue Westfälische Current Issue: U0, ZiF
Website
Neue Zürcher Zeitung Current Issue: U0, D1
Issues on microfilm: 1977 - 2008
Website
The Observer Current Issue: U0
Online via Nexis 1993 onwards (access from campus only)
Süddeutsche Zeitung Current Issue: U0, D1, ZiF
Issues on microfilm: 1977 - 2008;
Online archive 1992 onwards (access from campus only)
Der Tagesspiegel Current Issue: U0
Online via Nexis August 2007 onwards (access from campus only)
Die Tageszeitung Current Issue: U0
Online via Nexis 1994 onwards (access from campus only)
Times Higher Education Supplement Current Issue: C1
Online via Nexis from October 1994 - December 1998 and September 2000 onwards (access from campus only)
The Wall Street Journal Europe Current Issue: U0
Online via Nexis October 1985 onwards (access from campus only)
Die Welt Current Issue: U0
Issues on microfilm: 1976 - 2008
Website
Westfalenblatt Current Issue: U0, ZiF
Website
Die Zeit Current Issue: U0, D1, ZiF
Issues on microfilm: 1977 - 2008
Online archive 1946 onwards (free access)

Magazines

Some domestic and foreign magazines (e.g. Le Nouvel Observateur, The Economist und L'Express) are displayed in the reading nook of the Reference Department.

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