Newspapers

Digitized  6,008,140  pages.
Free use  2,958,993  pages (49%) (-1920).
Copyright based material  3,049,147  pages (51%) (1921-).

Free
Copyright

Journals

Digitized  6,477,363  pages.
Free use  2,187,528  pages (33%) ( -1920).
Copyright based material  4,289,835  pages (67%) (1921-).

Free
Copyright

Ephemera


Free use 129,465  pages.

Free

Welcome to the Finnish history and old times with the help of digitised newspapers!

The National Library has digitised newspapers published in Finland from 1771 to 1920. They are available online. Some newspapers published after 1920 have also been digitised and are available in legal deposit libraries.

European UnionLeverage from the EU 2014-2020

National Library of Finland opens newspapers from beginning of independence available

National Library of Finland opens digitized newspapers and journals until 1920 to public at the digi.kansalliskirjasto.fi-service. The long-standing year 1910 is now moving onwards for 10 years. The material amount will increase for about 1,9 million pages. Terms of use.

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