How to move 750 million pages of newspapers in six months…

Posted on November 22nd, 2013 by The British Newspaper Archive

Here’s a terrific video and BBC news story about the exodus of 750 million newspaper pages from the Colindale Newspaper Library to a new space age building in Boston Spa.

historical newspaper report on Alexandre Dumas

  • Jos Haynes

    Well, I was never allowed behind the scenes, but I had the same love of those old papers, the smell, the feel, and the hushed atmosphere. Much more convenient on the web, but what percentage will make it there, and of course – no ambiance!