Newspapers Online

pile of diagonally stacked newspapers

Thanks to Access Australia and the Riverina Regional Library, library members - from scholars and researchers to amateur history buffs - can now access over 600 Australian newspapers online. These archived publications range from national titles to regional publications, and for some papers the archive goes back as far as 1986.

All newspaper text is fully searchable, and scholarly citations can be automatically generated in a range of styles.

Find your online newspapers here.


Access Australia

Access Australia is a unique, web-based resource that provides libraries with comprehensive news coverage from all Australian states and territories and beyond. From local publications to nationwide news sources such as The Sydney Morning Herald  and The Australian, Access Australia includes content from the most popular daily, weekly and Sunday newspapers as well as hard-to-find community and regional news. Each news source has its own focus, and patrons can select news closest to the issues and events for authoritative, staff-written coverage. Thus, Access Australia provides local, regional, national and international perspectives on current issues and events.


Looking for a handy How-To Guide? See below for video tutorials on conducting a Basic Searching , Narrowing Your Search Results, and Citing an Article.

More video tutorials at the NewsBank YouTube channel.

How to Conduct a Basic Search

How to Narrow Your Search

How to Cite an Article