Finnish newspapers and the Legal Deposit collection
Turku University Library is one of the six Legal Deposit libraries in Finland. Due to the Legal Deposit right we have all the Finnish newspapers from 1919 to 2007.
The foreign newpapers in Turku University Library collections are mainly in electronic form. Through PressReader there is access to more than 600 foreign newspapers from over 70 countries for two weeks from the publishing date.
Vast archives of especially American newspapers can be used electronically since the end of the 17th century.
Choose a country from the dropdown menu in PressReader's Library PressDisplay database and you can read e-newspapers around the world!
Order through the library's interlibrary loan services. Please note that interlibrary loans are fee based (article copies are free of charge).
Finnish newspapers are situated at Turku University Newspaper and Ephemera Services in Raisio. To make a storage request send email to firstname.lastname@example.org The library staff is happy to help you.