Archive for the “Brand new: Website features” Category

New feature: In Pictures

Posted on January 20th, 2017 by Elizabeth Bundy

Using our brand new feature called In Pictures you can now search for pictures in newspapers on The British Newspaper Archive. We have specially selected five newspapers from the new illustrated titles introduced last month to introduce this feature with; The Sketch, The Sphere, The Graphic, Illustrated Sporting & Dramatic News, and Britannia and Eve. […]

Updated Feature – My Research becomes Saved

Posted on December 13th, 2016 by Elizabeth Bundy

We are excited to introduce you to our updated My Research tool, now called ‘Saved’. Here you can organise your viewed articles into bookmarked folders, resume previous searches, and easily download your research when needed.       Here’s how it works Review: Saving your search 1. Search the keywords for your research 2. On your […]

New titles this month! November 2016

Posted on November 23rd, 2016 by BNA

We’ve added ten brand new titles to the British Newspaper Archive this month: two national papers and eight county papers from seven counties in England and Ireland. Cornwall & Devon Launceston Weekly News, and Cornwall & Devon Advertiser Cornish & Devon Post Hampshire Southern Echo Kent Thanet Advertiser Lancashire Northern Daily Telegraph Yorkshire Yorkshire Evening […]

Introducing Title Pages

Posted on November 18th, 2016 by Elizabeth Bundy

Each newspaper title now has its very own title page full of useful information and tools. You can use them to find out what is available for that newspaper on The British Newspaper Archive, sample a free ‘On this day’ issue, and use the search box for searching inside the newspaper. There are two ways to […]

Here & Then: our brand new mobile app

Posted on April 8th, 2014 by The British Newspaper Archive

You can now view fascinating articles, images and adverts from The British Newspaper Archive through your iPhone for free. Download ‘Here & Then’ from the iTunes store Free daily stories from historic newspapers Download our mobile app today and read stories from over 200 years of historical newspapers for free, wherever you are. Learn what […]

New Features Added to the BNA Website – New User History and Account Dropdown Tabs

Posted on November 1st, 2012 by The British Newspaper Archive

The BNA Development Team has been busy working on adding new features to the website. So when you login to the site, you’ll notice two, wee icons in the top right corner of the site (just below the British Library and brightsolid logos). If you click the icon to the left (i.e. the clock icon), […]

Newspapers available on The British Newspaper Archive. What’s new?

Posted on May 4th, 2012 by Amy

Exciting announcement! NEW on The British Newspaper Archive. Literally . . . We have introduced a ‘Newspaper Titles’ page. You can now see ‘Recently Added Issues’ (titles that have been added to in the last 30 days) PLUS a total list of the titles that are available on the site and the inclusive year range. […]

New Features

Posted on January 31st, 2012 by The British Newspaper Archive

Our web team has been working hard to add extra features to the newspaper archive website. Highlighting Your Search Words in the Newspaper Article One of these new features is highlighting the first 10 occurrences of your search phrase within the article. So, for example, if your search is ’Charge of the Light Brigade‘, the […]