National Library’s 2017/2018 Collaborative Newspaper Programme – applications open (close 3 May)

Applications are now open for the 2017-2018 Collaborative Newspaper Programme!  This is a programme that the National Library runs every year to invite community groups to collaborate with us to add more newspapers to Papers Past.  We add around 80,000 pages of a range of newspapers online, with the 80,000 allotment split between the participants.  Plus, the National Library will split the costs with you 50/50!

If you have a newspaper title that you would like to see digitised and added to Papers Past, download the application guide from and send through your application to:

The closing date for applications is Friday 3rd May 2017.