The British Newspaper Archive’s scanning team have recently moved from Colindale to Boston Spa and we’re thrilled to report that they’ve now started digitising the first newspapers in their new home! Here are some behind-the-scenes photos: Read more about how The British Newspaper Archive digitises historic newspapers
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.
Recently, several people have asked us when the newspaper library at Colindale will be closing and the print newspapers moving to Boston Spa. In June, the British Library confirmed that the Colindale site in North London will close on Friday 8 November 2013. As many of you will already know, the content on the BNA […]