Newspapers

Always up-to-date Printed newspapers on both campuses

On both campuses printed editions of various daily or weekly newspapers are available.

You will find a considerable number of domestic and foreign newspapers in the following libraries:

  • LK Library (Duisburg campus): 1st floor,
  • Humanities and Social Sciences Library (Essen campus): 2nd floor.

In the smaller branch libraries BA, MC (Duisburg) and MNT (Essen) only one or two German daily newspapers are available.

Always available Electronic editions

In addition to the printed products numerous newspapers are available online. Please note our list of all titles and archives in the Digital Library:
Newspapers: Digital Library list in alphabetical order

You can also use the database "Nexis" to search for articles in fulltext.

Archives Regional and nationwide contact points

Purchasing How do I order newspaper articles?

Newspaper articles which are not available locally can be ordered via interlibrary loan.

Please search for the required title through interlibrary loan at first. Choose the option "journals" from the menu bar and enter your search request. Make your selection from the search result list and click on the button Fernleihbestellung (= inter-library loan request) in the full record for the requested title. Please complete all bibliographic data (article information has to be filled out completeley!). After choosing the place of collection (Duisburg campus or Essen campus) and entering your card number/password, click on the button Bestellen (= order).

Please note our detailed information to interlibrary loan.

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