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List of current newspapers received in the UW Libraries Microforms & Newspapers Collection.

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Current Newspaper Subscription- Foreign Papers- by Place

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Burma Indonesia Myanmar Serbia  
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Cuba Jamaica Pakistan Switzerland  
Egypt Laos Poland Syria    
France Lebanon Romania United Kingdom  
Germany Lithuania Russia Vietnam  
India Macedonia Saudi Arabia    

 

Burma

 

Weekly Eleven News (Rangoon)

Published weekly, in Burmese.

Received 3-4 months late.

Library holds last 3 years.

Available in paper, not on microfilm

Website:Weekly Eleven

Website (English Language Version): Weekly Eleven


Canada

 

Globe & Mail (Toronto, Ontario)

Published in English.

Receive weekend edition only.

Library holds 1849 to date.

Microfilm A498.

Website:globeandmail.com

Vancouver Sun (Vancouver, BC)

Published daily (Mon-Sat), in English.

Received 1-3 days late.

Library holds April 18, 1963 to date.

Microfilm A4565.

Website:The Vancouver Sun


 
Croatia
 

Vijenac (Zagreb)

Published twice monthly in Croatian.

Received 2-3 months late.

Library holds January 16, 1997 to date.

Available in paper, not on microfilm

Website:Vijenac


Cuba
 

Granma International (Havana)

Published weekly (Sun), in English.

Received 2-3 weeks late.

Library holds May 1, 1966 to date in hardcopy.

Available in paper, not on microfilm

Website:Granma International


 

Egypt

 

al-Ahali (Cairo)

Published weekly (Wed), in Arabic.

Received 1-2 months late.

Library holds June, 1988 to date.

Available in paper, not on microfilm

Website:Al-ahaly

al-Ahram (Cairo)

Published daily (Mon-Sun), in Arabic

Received 1-2 months late

Library holds most recent year in paper

Library holds 1920-1940 and 1956-1958 on Microfilm A11901

Website:Ahram

al-Ahram Weekly (Cairo)

Published weekly, in Arabic.

Received 1-2 months late.

Library holds July, 1991 to date.

Website:Ahram Weekly

al-Hayat (Cairo)

Published daily (Mon-Sun), in Arabic.

Received 1-2 months late.

Library holds most recent year.

Available in paper, not on microfilm

Website:Al Hayat

Midde East Observer (Cairo)

Published weekly (Wed), in English.

Received 4-5 weeks late.

Library holds most recent year.

Available in paper, not on microfilm

Website:Middle East Observer


France

 

Le Figaro (Paris)

Published weekly (Sat/Sun; The library receives the weekend edition only), in French.

Received 5-8 days late.

Library holds last five years in hardcopy.

Available in paper, not on microfilm

Microfilm available from Center for Research Libraries (CRL) 1826+.

Website:Le Figaro

Liberation (Paris)

Published daily (Mon-Sun; combined Sat/Sun edition), in French.

Received 2-3 weeks late.

Library holds May, 1986 to date.

Available in paper, not on microfilm

Website:Libération

Le Monde (Paris)

Published daily (Mon-Sun; combined Sun/Mon edition), in French.

Received 5-10 days late.

Library holds December, 1944 to date.

Microfilm A4653.

Website:Le Monde

 


 
Germany
 

Frankfurter Allgemeine (Frankfurt)

Published daily (Mon-Sat), in German.

Received 5-8 days late.

Library holds 1975 to date.

Microfilm A7026.

Website:Frankfurter Allgemeine

Die Zeit (Hamburg)

Published weekly (Fri), in German.

Received 2-4 days late.

Library holds most recent year in paper

Library holds February 21, 1946 to December 29, 1949 on Microfilm A3994

Website:Die Zeit


India

 

Hindustan Times (New Delhi)

Published daily (Mon-Sun), in English.

Received 1-3 months late.

Library holds 1968-1983 & most recent five years.

Microfilm A4677.

Website:The Hindustan Times Online

Indian Express (New Delhi)

Published daily (Mon-Sun), in English.

Received 5-10 days late.

Library holds most recent year.

Available in paper, not on microfilm

Website:Expressindia.com - website of the Indian Express, as well as two other papers by the same publisher.

 


Indonesia

 

Kompas (Djakarta)

Published daily (Mon-Sun), in Indonesian.

Received 2-4 weeks late.

Library holds 1965-1987 & most recent year.

Microfilm A8634.

Website:Kompas

Manado Post (Manado)

Published daily in Indonesian.

Received 2-4 months late.

Library holds November 2, 2006 to date.

Library will keep most recent 5 years.

Available in paper, not on microfilm

Website: Manado Post

Republika (Djakarta)

Published daily (Mon-Sun), in Indonesian.

Received 2-4 weeks late.

Library holds most recent year.

Available in paper, not on microfilm

Website:Republika

 


Israel

 

ha'Aretz (Tel Aviv)

Published weekly (Fri), in Hebrew.

The Weekly Air-Mail Edition is the only edition received.

Received 5-7 days late.

Library holds September 1970 to date.

Microfilm A7641.

Website:Ha'Aretz

Webiste (English Language Version):Ha'Aretz

Jerusalem Post (Jerusalem)

Published weekly (Sat), in English.

Received very late; ask at McNews Reference Desk for availability of specific issues.

Library holds 1948 to date.

Microfilm A8154.

Website:The Jerusalem Post


Italy

 

Corriere Della Sera (Milan)

Published daily (Mon-Sun), in Italian

Received 4-7 days late

Library holds most recent five years in paper

July 1938 to date available from the Center for Research Libraries (CRL)

Website:Corriere Della Sera on line

La Repubblica (Rome)

Published daily (Mon-Sun), in Italian

Received 5-9 days late

Library holds most recent three years in paper

1987 to date available from the Center for Research Libraries (CRL)

Website:la Repubblica.it


Jamaica

Weekly Gleaner (Kingston)

Published daily (Sun-Fri), in English

Received 1-2 weeks late

Library holds most recent five years in paper

1951 to date available from the Center for Research Libraries (CRL)

Website:The Jamaica Gleaner Online


Laos

Khwamsangop (Vientiane)

Published in Laotian

Recieved 1-2 months late

Library holds: subscription began in March 2017

Available in paper, not on microfilm

 

Kongthap Pasason Lao (Vientiane)

Published in Laotian

Recieved 1-2 months late

Library holds past 5 years

Available in paper, not on microfilm

Viangchan Mai (Vientiane)

Also called: Vientiane Mai

Published six days per week, in Laotian.

Received very late; ask at McNews Reference Desk for availability of specific issues.

Library holds July 1, 1978 - December 31, 1985 on microfilm A9681.

Library holds 1993-2007 in hard copy (very incomplete).

Website: Viangchan Mai

Vientiane Times (Vientiane)

Published weekly, in English.

Received very late; ask at McNews Reference Desk for availability of specific issues.

Library holds 1996 to date.

Available in paper, not on microfilm

Website:Vientiane Times


Lebanon

 

an-Nahar (Beirut)

Published daily (Mon-Sat), in Arabic

Received 1-2 weeks late

Library holds most recent year in paper

1981-2002 available from the Center for Research Libraries (CRL)

Website:An-Nahar

L'Orient le Jour (Beirut)

Published daily (Mon-Sat), in French.

Received 1-2 months late.

Library holds most recent year.

Available in paper, not on microfilm

Website:L'Orient-Le Jour


Lithuania

 

Atgimimas (Vilnius)

Published weekly (Wed), in Lithuanian

Received 2-3 months late

Library holds September 1988 to date

Microfilm A9493

Website:Atgimimas


Macedonia

 

Nova Makedonija (Skopje)

Published daily (Mon-Sun), in Macedonian.

Received 1-3 months late.

Library holds most recent year.

Available in paper, not on microfilm

Website:Nova Makedonija


Myanmar

 

New Light of Myanmar (Yangon)

Published daily, in English.

Received 2-3 months late.

Library holds January 2000 to date.

Available in paper, not on microfilm

Website:New Light of Myanmar


Netherlands

 

IIAS (International Institute for Asian Studies) Newsletter (Leyden)

Published quarterly, in English

Library holds Fall, 1995 to date.

Available in paper, not on microfilm

Website:IIAS Newsletter


Norway

 

Aftenposten (Oslo)

Published daily (Mon-Sun; Sunday edition usually not received), in Norwegian

Received 4-7 days late

Library holds most recent five years in paper

July 1938 to date available from the Center for Research Libraries (CRL)

Website:Aftenposten Interaktiv


Pakistan

 

Dawn (Karachi)

Published daily (Mon-Sun), in English.

Recieved 2-3 weeks late

Available in paper, not on microfilm

Website:Dawn the Internet Edition


Poland

 

Gazeta Wyborcza (Warsaw)

Published daily (Mon-Sun; combined Sat/Sun edition), in Polish.

Received 3-4 days late.

Library holds July 1989 to date.

Available in paper, not on microfilm

Website:Gazeta Wyborcza

Tygodnik Solidarnosz (Warsaw)

Published weekly (Fri), in Polish

Received 1-2 months late

Library holds June 1982 to date

Microfilm A8577

Website:Tygodnik Solidarnosz


Romania

 

Contemporanul (Bucharest)

Published weekly (Thur), in Romanian.

Received 10-14 days late.

Library holds most recent year.

Available in paper, not on microfilm

Romania Literara (Bucharest)

Published weekly, in Romanian.

Received 2-3 months late.

Library holds April 1990 to date.

Available in paper, not on microfilm

Website:Romania Literara


 Russia
 

Argumenti I Fakty (Moscow)

Published in Russian.

Received 1-3 months late.

Library holds January 1988 to December 1994 on Microfiche M-2781.

Library holds January 1995 to date on Microfilm A9619.

Website:Argumenti I Fakty

Ekonomika i Zhizn (Moscow)

Published weekly, in Russian.

Microfilm received 5-6 months late.

Library holds 1990 to date.

Microfilm A1508.

Website:Ekonomika i Zhizn

Literaturnaia Gazeta (Moscow)

Published weekly (Wed), in Russian.

Received 7-10 days late.

Library holds January 2002 to date in print.

Library holds April 1929 to December 31, 2001 on Microfilm A153.

Website:Literaturnaia Gazeta

Literaturnaia Rossiia (Moscow)

Published weekly (Fri), in Russian.

Received 7-10 days late.

Library holds 1963-1980; July 1981-1982; and September 1989 to date.

Microfilm A2169.

Website:Literaturnaia Rossiia

 

Poisk (Moscow)

Published in Russian.

Received 2-4 weeks late.

Library holds February 19, 1999 to date.

Available in paper, not on microfilm

Website: Poisk


Saudi Arabia

 

Riyadh (Riyadh)

Published daily (Mon-Sun), in Arabic

Received 5-7 days late

Library holds most recent three years

Library holds 1989-1990 on Microfilm A9801

1972 to date available from the Center for Research Libraries (CRL)

Website:Riyadh


Serbia

 

Politika (Belgrade)

Published daily (Mon-Sun), in Serbian.

Received 1 month late.

Library holds 1973-1987; and most recent three years.

Microfilm A7198.

Website:Politika

 


Spain
 
 

El Pais (Madrid)

Includes el Pais Semanal magazine.

Published weekly (Sun), in Spanish.

Received 8-12 days late.

Library holds May, 1985 to date.

Microfilm A7759.

Website:El Pais


 
Sweden
 

Svenska Dagbladet (Stockholm)

Published daily (Mon-Sun), in Swedish.

Received 1-3 weeks late.

Library holds most recent five years.

Available in paper, not on microfilm

Website:Svenska Dagbladet


Switzerland

 

Neue Zurcher Zeitung (Zurich)

Published daily (Mon-Sun; combined Sat/Sun edition), in German.

Received 10-18 days late.

Library holds 1982 to date.

Microfilm A7333.

Website:Neue Zurcher Zeitung


Syria

 

al-Ba'ath (Damascus)

Published daily (Sun-Fri), in Arabic.

Received 2-3 months late.

Library holds January 2011 to the present.

Available in paper, not on microfilm

Website:al-Ba'ath


United Kingdom

 

The Guardian (London)

Published daily (Mon-Sat; Sunday edition not received), in English.

Formerly published in Manchester, England as the Manchester Guardian.

Received 5-6 weeks late.

Library holds 1821 to date.

Microfilm A597 & A4616.

Website:The Guardian

London Review of Books (London)

Published biweekly (except January and August)

MicNews holds current issues, shelved by title

Library holds 1979 to date on Microfilm A7781

LC call number AP4 .L535

Website:London Review of Books

The Observer (London)

Published weekly (Sun), in English.

Library holds 1964 to date

Microfilm A6627.

Website:The Observer

The Times (London)

Published daily (Mon-Sat), in English.

The "Sunday Times," a separate newspaper, received on microfilm.

Received 6-8 days late.

Library holds 1785 to date.

Microfilm A506.

Website:The Times

Times Educational Supplement (London)

Published weekly

MicNews holds current issues, shelved by title

Older issues kept in Suzzallo/Allen Stacks at LC call number L16.T6

1970-1971 and 1978-1982 on Microfilm A7483

Website: Times Educational Supplement

TLS : The Times Literary Supplement (London)

Published weekly

MicNews holds current issues, shelved by title

Older issues kept in Suzzallo/Allen Stacks at LC call number AP4 .T15

1902-1905, 1973-1984, 1987-1999 on Microfilm A6253

Website: TLS: Times Literary Supplement


Vietnam

 

Dai Bieu Nhan Dan (Hanoi)

Published daily (Mon-Sun), in Vietnamese.

 

Received 6-8 months late.

 

Library holds last 3 years in paper. 

 

Available in paper, not on microfilm

 

Website: daibieunhandan.vn

Nhan Dan (Hanoi)

Published daily (Mon-Sun), in Vietnamese.

Received 2-6 weeks late.

Library holds 1954-1958; 1963; 1965-1966 (inc.); 1971 (inc.); & October, 1990 to date.

Microfilm A8267

Website:Nhan Dan

Thanh Nien (Ho Chi Minh City)

Published daily in Vietnamese

Recieved very late; ask MicNews Reference Desk for availability of specific issues

Library holds last 5 years in paper

October 1939-May 15, 1943 and 1945 on Microfilm A9879

Website: Thanh Nien News

Tieng Noi Viet Nam (Hanoi)

Published in Vietnamese.

Received very late, approximately 7 months.

Library holds 1999 to date (incomplete)

Available in paper, not on microfilm

Website: Tieng Noi Viet Nam

Website (English Language Version): Tieng Noi Viet Nam

Tuoi Tre (Saigon)

Published three times a week (Tue, Thur & Sat), in Vietnamese

Received very late; ask at MicNews Reference Desk for availability of specific issues

Library keeps latest year in paper

Library holds 1991-June 1993 on Microfilm A10401

Website: Tuoi Tre

Viet Nam News (Hanoi)

Only recieve weekend edition.

Absorbed Viet Nam Courier.

Published daily (Mon-Sun), in English.

Received 1-2 months late.

Library holds June 1, 1996 to present.

Available in paper, not on microfilm

Website:Viet Nam News