Magazines and newspapers

All Richmond Libraries take national newspapers and local newspapers and a selection of magazines. The Information & Reference Library has the largest collection and an extensive archive.

RBDigital eMagazines

Use RBDigital to download magazines to your device to read anytime, anywhere. Help using RBDigital.

Search our collection

Visit our online catalogue and select Periodical Title from the quick search drop down list. Then enter the title you are looking for and copy details will be displayed. Alternatively you can search the whole collection by typing * in the search box.

If you are making a special journey to consult a particular periodical please ring the library first to check that it is available.

The majority of periodicals are taken in hard copy but some are taken on microfilm, online or on CD-ROM and this is noted in the holdings summary.

Free online access

NewsBank Newspaper Archive, Times Digital Archive and 19th Century Newspapers can be accessed from home with your Richmond Card through our Online Resources collection. Instant access from every library terminal is also enabled.

Article request

If you can’t find the article you require our Article request service may be able to locate a copy.

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Updated: 3 July 2017