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The ever-expanding collection currently includes over 260 titles with a 60 day back file.

With your library membership you can access thousands of newspapers and magazines from home or work or while on holiday.

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New Zealand News Websites

Otago Daily Times

Ashburton Guardian

Christchurch Press


The following print newspapers are available for browsing on the 1st Floor of the City Library.

  • Alexandra - News
  • Auckland - National Business Review
  • Auckland - Sunday Star Times
  • Balclutha - Clutha Leader
  • Dunedin - Otago Daily Times
  • Dunedin - Star (now incorporating the Taieri Times)
  • Gore - Ensign
  • Invercargill - The Southland Times
  • Oamaru - Oamaru Mail
  • Queenstown - Mountain Scene

Community Libraries have copies of the Otago Daily Times and Southland Times.

Older local newspapers are held in the Heritage Newspaper collections on the 3rd floor.