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Posted - 16-06-2014

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Welsh Newspapers Online: 100,000 new pages go online

The National Library of Wales is pleased to announce that over 100,000 new pages have been added to Welsh Newspapers Online.

 

welshnewspapers.llgc.org.uk

 

Welsh Newspapers Online is a free online resource from the National Library of Wales where you can discover millions of articles from the Library’s rich collection of historical newspapers.

 

Welsh Newspapers Online now lets you search and access over 725,000 pages from over 115 newspaper publications and will grow to over 1 million pages as more publications are added during 2014.

 

The recent update includes new publications such as Y Tyst, Welsh Gazette and Herald of Wales, not forgetting early editions of Seren Gomer (1814-1815). Seren Gomer was founded by Joseph Harris in 1814 and was the first Welsh language weekly to be published in Wales.

 

Welsh Newspapers Online is part-funded by the Strategic Capital Investment Fund and the European Regional Development Fund through the Welsh Government.

 

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2 responses

I can do a search as normal , but when I try ti open the results I get a error server message.
This is happening with many other people as well
Can you tell us what is the problem.
thanks.

edwards

Commented August 3, 2014 / 19:52:17

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patricia

Commented November 6, 2014 / 17:01:07

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