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State Library of Victoria

State Library of Victoria

Information about newspapers at the State Library of Victoria is available at the following places on the State Library's website:

The State Library of Victoria microfilms both current and retrospective newspapers. A priority list for microfilming has been developed which will ensure that those newspapers of highest significance which are most at risk will be addressed first.

Digitised newspapers

Digitised Victorian newspapers are available online through Trove. See also information about the Australian Newspapers Digitisation Program.

Newspaper titles recently microfilmed

In addition to current titles, Herald Sun and Weekly Times, the following titles were microfilmed in 2010/11:

  • Bendigo Advertiser Jan 2000-Aug 2001 (14 reels)
  • Broadford Courier Jan1921-Dec 1950 (8 reels)
  • Ferntree Gully and District Times May 28 1953-Jun 14 1956 (2 reels)
  • Graphic of AustraliaJan 1916-Dec 7, 1933 (29 reels)
  • Hamilton Spectator Jan 1946-Dec 1957 (24 reels)
  • Maffra Spectator Jan1921-Dec 1937, Jan 1944-Dec 1951 (16 reels)
  • New Graphic Dec 14, 1933-Dec 18, 1935 (3 reels)
  • Nhill Free Press Jan 1931-Dec 1950 (11 reels)

Missing titles

An up-to-date list of missing newspapers is available on this website. Please contact the State Library if you are able to help locate these titles.

Last updated 28 November 2011

Digitised newspapers

Missing titles