The Times Digital Archive 1785-2011

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Description

Contains full page reproductions of every issue of The Times (London) for the period covered. Please note that there isn't any coverage between 1st December 1978 - 12th November 1979, as no issues of the Times were produced during this period due to a dispute between management and unions over manning levels and the introduction of new technology.
The entire newspaper is captured, with all articles, advertisements and illustrations/photos divided into categories to facilitate searching.

The Times is the "world's newspaper of record" and covers all major international historical events from the French Revolution to the Falkland War. Users can browse whole issues, or search the full-text of the entire newspaper, including articles, editorials, and advertising.

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Coverage

International

Date

1785-2011 (rolling access - 1 years content added each year)

Language

English

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