French and Francophone Studies: News Sources

Recommended resources for your research in French language and literature, and other related topics.

Newspaper Websites

Most current newspapers or magazines will also have a web site where you may have limited access. Here are some examples:   

French Language News in Canada

French Language Newspapers

 e-Journals Catalog 

To find out whether or not KU Libraries has a specific newspaper online, search the name of the newspaper (remember not to use "Le" or "La" if the newspaper name begins with an article).  The results will tell you whether KU Libraries subscribes to the newspaper and provides the years of coverage.

For example, search the e-Journals Catalog for:

Le Monde 

04/02/2006 to 03/31/2010 in Business Source Complete

04/06/2011 to Present in Global Newsstream

04/02/2006 to 03/31/2010 in Newspaper Source Plus Regional Business News


Here are some databases in which you can search for French language newspapers: