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Newspaper links

University of Manchester staff and students can access the Factiva database - which comprises links to international newspaper websites - at the Factiva page.

For other links to international newspaper sites see:

For links to some British newspaper websites see:

Newspapers contain a lot of interesting stories which can help to improve your language skills, particularly with reading. You do not need to understand every single word in a text as long as you can get the main idea, and reading newspapers is an ideal way of developing these skills.

For more information on developing your readings skills go to Reading in a foreign language and 10 hints when reading in a foreign language.