Welcome to the online index of local newspapers. Articles are selected and
indexed during the week following publication. The newspapers indexed are
Dumfries and Galloway Standard
Eskdale and Liddesdale Advertiser
Stranraer and Wigtownshire Free Press
Indexing of current newspapers began with effect from 1st February 2002.
Retrospective indexing is ongoing.
Dumfries and Galloway Libraries, Information and Archives have an ongoing
project to microfiche earlier editions of local newspapers dating back to 1777
and covering the late Eighteenth, Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries. Some of
these have been indexed. Please ask at your local library for details.