The Library subscribes to a service called Factiva which provides the full text of 2,300+ international newspapers including:
- The Financial Times (Searching the Financial Times)
- The Wall Street journal
- South China Morning post
- Le Monde
- Les Echos
- The Guardian
- The Daily Telegraph
- The Herald
- The Independent
- The Scotsman
- The Times
You can search newspapers separately or search key publications from a specific country.
Factiva is available from off campus using your Heriot-Watt username/password.
A number of daily newspapers are available on level 2 , near the Library cafe. These include:
- Daily Telegraph
- Financial Times
- Observer - term-time only
- Scotland on Sunday - term-time only
- Times Higher Supplement
Most newspapers are kept for one month. Exceptions are the Financial Times, Times and Times Higher Supplement which are kept for 6 months.