Newspapers

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  • Ashburton 10am-5pm
  • Balwyn 10am-5pm
  • Camberwell 10am-5pm
  • Hawthorn 10am-5pm
  • Kew 10am-5pm

Current newspapers and magazines are held at all branches. Below is a list of our newspaper holdings at each branch and the length of time they are kept for.

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Australian Newspapers / National Library of Australia Historic Australian newspapers, 1803 to 1954.

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Ashburton Library

The Age 1 week
The Australian 1 week
The Herald-Sun 1 week
Financial Review 1 week
Trading Post Trading Post online
The Guardian Weekly 3 months
Sing Tao 1 week
Progress Leader 1 month
Boroondara Bulletin Current issue available in the library
Burwood Bulletin

The Saturday paper

Current issue available in the library

1 month

Balwyn Library

The Age 1 week
The Australian 1 week
The Herald-Sun 1 week
Financial Review 1 week
Trading Post Trading Post online
The Guardian Weekly 3 months
Chinese Melbourne Daily 1 week
Progress Leader 1 month
Boroondara Bulletin Current issue available in the library
Burwood Bulletin Current issue available in the library

Camberwell Library

The Age 1 week
The Australian 1 week
The Herald-Sun 1 week
Financial Review 1 week
Trading Post Trading Post online
Sydney Morning
Herald Sunday Weekend edition
1 week
The Guardian Weekly 3 months
Progress Leader Current issue (archived copies available on request)
Boroondara Bulletin Current issue (archived copies available on request)
Burwood Bulletin Current issue (archived copies available on request)

Hawthorn Library

The Age 1 week
The Australian 1 week
The Herald-Sun 1 week
Financial Review 1 week
Trading Post Trading Post online
Il Globo 1 week
Neos Kosmos 1 week
Chinese Melbourne Daily 1 week
The Weekly Times 1 week
Progress Leader Current issue available in the library (archived copies available on request)
Boroondara Bulletin Current issue available in the library

Kew Library

The Age 1 week
The Australian 1 week
The Herald-Sun 1 week
Financial Review 1 week
Trading Post Trading Post online
Sydney Morning Herald- Weekend edition 1 week
Chinese Melbourne Daily 1 week
The Progress Leader Current issue available in the library (archived copies available on request)
Boroondara Bulletin Current issue available in the library