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esd4. MEDIA: a) ENGLISH NEWSPAPERS ONLINE


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The Big Project - Newspapers in English

  • newspapers in English from round the world
  • superb collection of newspapers from all countries
The Guardian
  • UK daily broadsheet
  • online access to back issues
  • easy article copying
  • 'mail to a friend' facility
  • interactive pages
  • live discussions with famous people
  • many specialist sections including Guardian Education

The Times

  • UK daily broadsheet
  • online access to back issues
  • user friendly site
  • many features

The Telegraph

  • UK daily broadsheet
  • online access to back issues
  • user friendly site
  • many features

The Independent

  • UK daily broadsheet
  • online access to back issues
  • user friendly site
  • many features

The Scotsman

  • UK daily broadsheet
  • a perspective from Scotland
  • user friendly site
  • many separate sections & features
  • good search facilities
  • live webcam of famous streets in Edinburgh
  • online access to back issues

The Daily Mail

  • UK daily tabloid 
  • includes Femail (aimed at female readers)
  • This is London
  • This is Money

The Daily Mirror

  • UK daily tabloid
  • popular, gossipy
  • user friendly site

The Sun

  • UK daily popular tabloid
  • popular, gossipy
  • user friendly site
  • famous for page 3 scantily clad women

The Daily Express

  • UK daily tabloid
  • popular, gossipy

Sunday Herald

  • UK Sunday broadsheet
  • based in Scotland
  • good archive search
  • environment newspaper of the year
  • many good features

The Observer

  • UK Sunday broadsheet
  • twinned with The Guardian
  • good archive search
  • many separate sections & special features

The Sunday Times

  • UK Sunday broadsheet
  • twinned with The Times
  • good search facilities
  • many separate sections & special features

The Washington Post

  • US daily broadsheet
  • many features
  • good search facilities
  • fee for full text article more than 2 weeks old

The New York Times

  • US daily broadsheet
  • many features
  • good search facilities
  • fee for full text articles more than 1 week old
  • many services

The Age

  • Australian daily broadsheet
  • based in Melbourne
  • many excellent features
  • breaking news
  • good search facilities
  • small fee for full text of article
  • no fee for non-searchable past 4 weeks

The Sydney Morning Herald

  • Australian daily broadsheet
  • many excellent features
  • breaking news
  • good text search facilities
  • small fee for full text of article
  • no fee for non-searchable past 4 weeks

Papua New Guinea Post Courier

  • Papua New Guinea national daily
  • many excellent features

  • Grassroots

  • viewpoints

  • women's issues

New Scientist

  • weekly magazine (UK or Australian version)
  • articles on latest scientific developments
  • excellent layout
  • very readable for lay people

The Economist

  • weekly magazine
  • excellent feature articles
  • worldwide coverage

The Times Higher Education Supplement

  • weekly newspaper
  • covers issues in higher education in the U.K.
  • includes link to Times Educational Supplement (TES)
  • includes links to Times Literary Supplement (TLS)

London Evening Stanfard

  • local daily 
  • London perspective on news 
  • current information on events in the city

EL Gazette

  • monthly newspaper
  • professional newspaper for ELT teaching
  • many features

Newspapers in English from around the world - from the Guardian

  • quality newspapers in English

  • an excellent resource from the Guardian
  • English language newspapers from many countries

 


 

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