Indexes to Canadian Newspapers: General Indexes

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Canadian Business and Current Affairs (CBCA) (access limited to LAC on-site users)
Index to over 700 Canadian journals (including major French language titles), newspapers, and selected international titles.
Coverage: 1982 - ; full text coverage of selected titles: 1993 - .

The Globe and Mail: Canada's Heritage From 1844 (access limited to LAC on-site users)
The electronic full-page newspaper archive of The Globe from June 1844.
Coverage includes all the stories, plus thousands of images, advertisements, classifieds, political cartoons, births and deaths from more than 1.4 million pages of Canada's national newspaper, dating back to the pre-Confederation era.

The Toronto Star - Pages of the Past (access limited to LAC on-site users)
The Toronto Star fully digitized: over a century of regional, national and international events. Includes all images, advertisements, classifieds, political cartoons, birth and death notices. Searchable by date, keyword or subject. Coverage: January 1, 1894 - .

CEDROM-SNi Inc.

Canadian business disc CD affaires [computer file]. — [Don Mills, Ont. : Southam Electronic Pub., 1992?]. — 1192-845X
Period of Coverage: 1989-1995
Quarterly. CEDROM-SNi software. Includes full-text of page one news stories and editorials as well as selected stories, including the "Arts", "Travel", and "Facts and Arguments" sections. Includes: L'actualité 1992-1993, Les affaires 1989-1993, Les affaires plus 1992-1993, Calgary Herald 1992-1995, Calgary Herald 1992-1995, Canadian Business 1994-1995, Canadian Issues of the Day 1994-1995, Commerce 1992-1993, Daily news. (Halifax, NS) 1992-1995, Edmonton Journal 1995, The Financial Post (Toronto, ON) 1989-1995, Hamilton Spectator 1992-1995, Montreal Gazette 1992-1995, Ottawa Citizen 1992-1995, PME 1992-1993, La Presse 1992-1993, Le Soleil 1992-1993, Toronto Star 1992-1993, Toronto Sun 1992-1995.

Canadian NewsDisc [computer file]. — [Don Mills, Ont. : Southam Electronic Pub.], 1992-2003.
Period of Coverage: 1992-2003. — 1206-4424
Twice-yearly 1992-1996; Monthly (with yearly edition) 1997-2003. CEDROM-SNi software. Includes full-text articles. Since January 31, 2003, Canadian NewsDisc content is no longer updated either online or on CEDROM-SNi platforms. Includes: CBC transcripts January 1994 - January 31, 2003, CTV transcripts January 1994 - January 31, 2003, Calgary Herald January 1994 - January 31, 2003, Canadian speeches and Issues of the Day January 1994 - 1995, Daily news. (Halifax, NS) January 1992 - January 31, 2003, Edmonton Journal January 1994 - January 31, 2003, The Financial Post (Toronto) January 1994 - 1998, Guardian. (Charlottetown, PE) January 2000 - January 31, 2003, Hamilton Spectator January 1994 - January 31, 2003, Montreal Gazette January 1992 - January 31, 2003, National Post January 1999 - January 31, 2003, Ottawa Citizen January 1992 - January 31, 2003, The Telegram. (St. John's, NL) January 2000 - January 31, 2003, The Times-Colonist. (Victoria, BC) January 1994 - January 31, 2003, Toronto Star January 1992 - June 2000, Toronto Sun January 1994 - April 2000, Vancouver Province January 1994 - January 31, 2003, Vancouver Sun January 1992 - January 31, 2003.

CD actualité Canada [fichier d'ordinateur]. — [Don Mills, Ont. : Southam Electronic Pub., 1992?-1994] — 1192-8441
Period of Coverage: 1992-1994
Monthly. CEDROM-SNi software. Includes full-text articles from the following publications: L'actualité (Montréal) 1992-1994, Le Devoir (Montréal) 1992-1994, Le Droit (Ottawa) 1993-1994, La Presse (Montréal) 1992-1994, Le Soleil (Québec) 1992-1994.

The Globe and Mail [computer file]. — [Toronto] : Globe Information Services / Cederom-SNi, [1994]+ — 1196-2607
Period of Coverage: 1992-1997
Annual. Dataware Corporation Software. Includes full-text articles from newspapers as well as articles from The Globe and Mail's associated magazines: Report on business, Report on business 1000, Destinations, Toronto, Domino and Business week. Includes: Evening Telegram (St. John's) 1995, The Financial Times of Canada (Toronto) 1992-1995, The Globe and Mail (Toronto) 1992-1996, The Guardian (Charlottetown) 1995-1996, Halifax Chronicle-Herald (bibliographic references), Lethbridge Herald 1995-1996, Times Colonist (Victoria) 1994-1996, Winnipeg Free Press 1994-1996.

Print

Business and government news. - Toronto: Infomart, [1979?]. — 0707-1949
Z7164 C81 B738 Per.
Period of Coverage: January-October 1979.
Monthly. Each volume is divided into 2 sections: index and abstracts. The index is organized alphabetically by subject then name and directs users to appropriate abstracts. Excludes news that is not related to Canadian business, economics, or government. See also B+G News. Articles reported from: Calgary Herald, Edmonton Journal, The Financial Post (Toronto), Financial Times (Toronto), The Globe and Mail (Toronto), The Halifax Chronicle-Herald, Hamilton Spectator, The Leader-Post (Regina), Montreal Gazette, Ottawa Citizen, Toronto Star, Vancouver Province, Windsor Star, The Winnipeg Tribune.

Canadian index. — Toronto : Micromedia, 1993+ — 1192-4160
AI3 C34 fol. Ref.
Period of Coverage: 1993+
Monthly. Semi-annual cumulations. An index to a wide variety of Canadian English-language and French-language periodicals in all subjects. Three parts: subject, corporate name, and personal name indexes. Formed by a merger of Canadian magazine index, Canadian news index, and Canadian business index. Articles reported from: Calgary Herald [final ed.], The Globe and Mail (Toronto) [classroom ed.], The Globe and Mail (Toronto) [metro ed.], The Halifax Chronicle-Herald [morning ed.], Montreal Gazette [final ed.], Toronto Star [metro ed.], Vancouver Sun [4 Star ed.], Winnipeg Free Press [final ed.].

Canadian literature index : a guide to periodicals and newspapers. — Janet Fraser, editor. — (1985)+ Toronto : ECW Press, c1987+ — 0838-6021
Z1375 C33 fol. Ref.
Period of Coverage: 1985-1988
Annual. Focuses on Canadian literary articles including short stories, plays, poems, and secondary materials such as critical articles, book reviews, bibliographies, and interviews. Comprises two alphabetically arranged indexes of authors and subjects. Continued by: Canadian Literary Periodical Index. Articles reported from: Calgary Herald, Le Devoir (Montreal), The Globe and Mail (Toronto), Montreal Gazette, Toronto Star, Winnipeg Free Press.

Canadian news facts : the indexed digest of Canadian current events. — Vol. 1, no. 1
(Jan. 16, 1967)+ — Toronto : Marpep Publishing, 1967+ — loose-leaf. — 0008-4565
F5000 C28 fol. Per. Ref.
Period of Coverage: 1967+
Issued twice monthly. Summarizes political events at federal and provincial levels as well as other news stories of note. Includes obituaries on prominent Canadians. Chronological index with cumulative biannual and annual subject and name indexes. Articles reported from: Charlottetown Guardian, Daily Colonist (Victoria), Le Devoir (Montreal), Edmonton Journal, Evening Telegram (St. John's, NL), The Financial Post (Toronto), The Globe and Mail (Toronto), The Halifax Chronicle-Herald, The Leader-Post (Regina), Montreal Star, Ottawa Citizen, La Presse (Montreal), Le Soleil (Québec), The Telegraph Journal (Saint John, NB), Toronto Star, Toronto Sun, Vancouver Sun, Winnipeg Free Press.

Canadian news index. — (1977)-vol. 16 (1992). — Toronto : Micromedia, 1977-1992. — 0225-7459
AI3 C33 fol. Ref.
Period of Coverage: 1977-1992 Monthly. Consolidated annually. Divided into subject and name indexes, subdivided chronologically. Title varies: 1977-1979, Canadian newspaper index. Continued by Canadian business index. Articles reported from: Calgary Herald, The Globe and Mail (Toronto) [metro edition], The Halifax Chronicle-Herald, Montreal Gazette, Montreal Star [to 1979], Sunday Star (Toronto) [1979 to 1988], Toronto Star, Vancouver Sun, Victoria Times [1979 only], Winnipeg Free Press.

École des hautes études commerciales (Montréal). Centre de recherches arctiques. — Catalogue des coupures de presse, collection Gardner. — Vol.1 (1967)-vol. 36 (1975). — Montréal : École des hautes études commerciales, Centre de recherches arctiques, 1967-1975. — 0576-9035
Z6005 P7 M6 fol. Ref.
Period of Coverage: 1967-1975
Press clippings from various Canadian newspapers and periodicals on different subjects pertaining to the arctic and sub-arctic regions of Canada. Continued by Université du Québec à Montréal. Service des recherches arctiques et sub-arctiques. — Catalogue des coupures de presse, collection Gardner.

Friesen, Bert. — Mennonitische rundschau author index. — Winnipeg : Centre for Mennonite Brethren Studies, 1991+ — 1895432138 (set)
BX8101 M45 1991 fol. Ref.
Period of Coverage: 1880-1909
To be completed in 4 volumes. Alphabetically arranged by author name. Only signed articles included.

Friesen, Bert. — Mennonitische rundschau index. — Winnipeg : Centre for Mennonite Brethren Studies, 1990 — 1895432006 (set)
BX8101 M46 1990 fol. Ref.
Period of Coverage: 1880-1909, 1920-1929
v. 1 1880-1889; v. 2 1890-1899; v.3 1900-1909; v. 5 1920-1929
Alphabetically arranged by subject. Anonymous articles included.

Rempel, Herb ; Reddig, Ken. — Nebraska ansiedler index : June 1878-May 1880. — [Winnipeg : Center for Mennonite Brethren Studies in Canada, 1982]. — iv, 9 leaves.
AI21 N4 1982 fol. Ref.
Period of Coverage: June 1878-May 1880
Text in English and German. Alphabetical author index with article titles in chronological order. Includes subject index and congregational and local reports.

Selective index to Canadian newspapers. — Ottawa : Public Archives of Canada, 197-. -
Card catalogue in Library and Archives Canada's Reference Room (120 card drawers).
Period of Coverage: 1890s-1950s (approximate)
Personal name and subject index interfiled. Selective indexing of historical and political events. Some obituary notices also included. Major newspapers indexed include: The Globe and Mail (Toronto), The Halifax Chronicle-Herald, Halifax Herald, Montreal Gazette, Montreal Herald, Montreal Standard, Montreal Star, Ottawa Citizen, The Ottawa Journal, Quebec Chronicle, The Recorder and Times (Brockville, ON), Winnipeg Free Press.

Shaw-Guisset, Marilyn. Newspaper obituaries of persons with communications mainly to Great Britain and Ireland from selected 20th century Canadian newspapers. — Moncton, NB: Marilyn Shaw-Guiseet, c2000. - 0968711146
Genealogy Ref. CS88 A1 S43 2000 fol.
Period of Coverage: 1959, 1995-2000.
Newspapers selected were Globe and Mail and Times & Transcript, Moncton, NB with incidental information from National Post, Chronicle-Herald, Halifax, NS, Weekly Telegram. Saint John, NB and Vancouver Sun (1959 only). Arranged by name, source and date. Appendix with cross-reference from maiden name to married name.

Strays! : an index to British strays in Canada resulting from the OGS Strays Project. — Toronto : Ontario Genealogical Society, (Project Coordinator: Ken Young) 1999+ — 0777902222 (v. 1)
Genealogy Ref. CS88 ON3 S773 1999
Period of Coverage: No set period for each issue.
"A stray is defined as a person who is described in a record of an event as being from, or connected with, a place outside the area in which the even took place." Entries are taken from a variety of sources including newspapers, cemetery transcriptions, periodicals, marriage records, census records, local histories, etc. Arranged alphabetically by surname.

Strays! : an index to the OGS strays project. — Toronto : Ontario Genealogical Society, 1996+  — 077790201X (v. 1) : 0777902109 (v. 2); 0777902141 (v. 3); 0777902168 (v.4); 0777902206 (v.5); 0777902281 (v. 6); 077790229X (v. 7); 07779021227 (v. 8)
Genealogy Ref. CS88 ON3 S77 1996
Period of Coverage: No set period for each issue.
"A stray is defined as a person who is described in a record of an event as being from, or connected with, a place outside the area in which the even took place." Entries are taken from a variety of sources including newspapers, cemetery transcriptions, periodicals, marriage records, census records, local histories, etc. Arranged alphabetically by surname.

Strays! : married name index to volumes I to III of the OGS Strays Project. — Edited by David J. Browne and Shirley E. Lancaster. — Toronto : Ontario Genealogical Society, 1999.  — viii, 100 p. — 0777902214
Genealogy Ref. CS88 ON3 S77 1996 Suppl.
Period of Coverage: No set period for each issue.
"A stray is defined as a person who is described in a record of an event as being from, or connected with, a place outside the area in which the even took place." Entries are taken from a variety of sources including newspapers, cemetery transcriptions, periodicals, marriage records, census records, local histories, etc. Arranged alphabetically by surname.

Université du Québec à Montréal. Service des recherches arctiques et sub-arctiques. — Catalogue des coupures de presse, collection Gardner. — Vol. 37 (1975)-vol. 53 (1979). — Montréal : Service des recherches arctiques et sub-arctiques, Université du Québec à Montréal, 1975-1979. — 0576-9035
Z6005 P7 M62 fol. Ref.
Period of Coverage: 1975-1979
Press clippings from various Canadian newspapers and periodicals on different subjects pertaining to the arctic and sub-arctic regions of Canada. Continues École des hautes études commerciales (Montréal). Centre de recherches arctiques. Catalogue des coupures de presse, collection Gardner. Continued by Laurentian University Library = Université Laurentienne Bibliothèque. Catalogue des coupures de presse, collection Gardner.

Université Laurentienne de Sudbury. Bibliothèque. — Catalogue des coupures de presse, collection Gardner. — Vol. 54 ([1979?])+ — Sudbury, Ont. : Laurentian University Library = Bibliothèque de L'Université Laurentienne, [1980]+ — 0576-9035
Z6005 P7 M62 fol. Ref.
Period of Coverage: 1979+
Press clippings from various Canadian newspapers and periodicals on different subjects pertaining to the arctic and sub-arctic regions of Canada. Continues Université du Québec à Montréal. Service des recherches arctiques et sub-arctiques. Catalogue des coupures de presse, collection Gardner.

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