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All BC and Yukon Residents Now Have Access to Three Historical Newspaper Archives

April 14, 2022

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Anyone with a computer or mobile device located in BC or the Yukon can now access three historical newspaper archives from anywhere – including their homes – to search more than a century of news, features, editorials, ads and images that showcase B.C.’s heritage. The BC Historical Newspaper Collection includes the Vancouver Sun (1912-2010), the Times-Colonist (1884-2010) and The Province (1894-2010). The papers are part of the renowned ProQuest Historical Newspapers collection, one of the world’s largest digital newspaper archives, now part of Clarivate.

Immediate access to the Vancouver Sun, Times-Colonist and Province archives is available at:

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