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Newspaper Holdings

Abantu Batho
Microfilm BZA 98/73
24 Apr 1930–23 July 1931

Advance
continues People’s World and continued by New Age
South Africa
Microfilm BZA 89/4

Die Afrikaanse patriot
Microfilm BZA 86-90
1876–1880

Afrikaner
Newspaper of the Herstigte Nasional Party van Suid-Afrika
BA 079.6805 AFR
January 1970–August 1992
(Missing 74-78)
http://www.hnp.org.za/afrikaner

Al-Qalam
Southern Africa Muslim newspaper
BAJ 297.05 QAL
May 1987–December 1993
http://786.co.za/al-qalam/

Bantu World
South Africa
Microfilm BZA 98/76
9 April 1932–28 Dec 1946

Die Burger
Cape Town daily
2009+
http://www.dieburger.com/

Business Day
South African national newspaper
2010+
http://www.bday.co.za

Cape Argus continues Argus
Cape Town daily
Hardcopy for last five years are kept

[available on microfilm: 1857-1994]
http://www.iol.co.za/html/frame_argus.php

Cape Guardian
Cape Town
Microfilm BZA 89/6
Index BZB 89/25-7

Cape Jewish Chronicle
Cape Town
November 1984–November 1995

Cape Standard
Microfilm BZA 89/8397
1936-1947

Cape Times
Cape Town daily
Hardcopy for last two years are kept

[available on microfilm: March 1876-2006]
(Missing/Not received: Feb-Dec 1935, 1936, 1937, Jan – June 1980, 19-31 May 1984)
http://www.iol.co.za

Chronicle
Bulawayo Zimbabwe
September 1978–July 1981 (missing 1979)

Daily Mail
South African daily
June 1990–September 1990

Daily News
Botswana
BA 079.681105 BOT
Jan 1976–December 2000 (Missing 77, 83)
http://www.gov.bw/cgi-bin/news.cgi

The Eye
June 1983–1984

The Financial Gazette
continues The Rhodesia Financial Gazette
Zimbabwe BA 332.05 RHO
April 1979+ (missing January–August 1999)
http://www.fingaz.co.zw

Grassroots
Cape Town community paper
BA 968.705 GRA
April 1980–1988

Guardian
continues Cape Guardian
Cape Town
Microfilm BZA 89/3-5
Feb 1937–Nov 1962 (ends as New Age)

The Herald
BA 079.689105 ZIM
1982+
http://www.herald.co.zw/

Ilanga lase Natal
continued by Ilanga
Durban
Microfilm BZA 81/105
10 April 1903–1935

Impak
continues Patriot
Afrikaner EenheidsBeweging 28 April 2000–16 Nov 2001

Imvo Zabantsundu
BZA 94/189
7 Nov 1889–27 Dec 1916 (missing 1904)

Inkokeli ya Bantu The bantu leader
South Africa
Nov 1940–July 1942
Microfilm BZA 99/64

Inkululeko Freedom
South African Communist Party
Microfilm BZA 81/8
(1–189) (1940–1950)

Inkundla ya bantu The bantu forum
South Africa
Microfilm BZA 88/1
3(27)–10(268) 1940–1950

Izwi Labantu
Microfilm BZA 98/74
4 June1901–23 Dec 1902, 7 Jan 1908–16 Apr 1909

Lesotho Clippings
BA 079.687105 LES
1965–1988

Lesotho Today
BA 079.687105 LES
April 1986–February 1994

Lesotho Weekly
BA 079.68605 LES
April 1971–January 1985

Mafeking Mail
Mafeking South Africa
1978 (9 issues only)

Mail & Guardian
Continues Weekly Mail & Guardian
South Africa
BA 079 WEE
1995+
http://www.mg.co.za/

Miner
Zambia
BA 622.05 MIN
Nov 1966-December 1967
(11 issues)

Mirror
Lesotho
BA 079.687105 MIR
August 1988-1991
http://www.africaonline.co.zw/mirror/

Mochochono
Lesotho
BA 079.687105 MOC
1986

Moeletsi oa Basotho
Lesotho
BA 079.68605 MOE
Jan 23 1983–Dec 4 1983 (incomplete), no. 3299 1999+

Muslim News
Cape Town
BA 297.05 MUS
1980–1985 (incomplete)

Muslim Views
South Africa
BA 297.05 MUS
May 1978–December 1994

http://www.muslimviews.org

Namibian
BA 968.805 NAM
August 1985+
http://www.namibian.com.na/

Nation
Durban
January 1977–1980

New African
South African national
BA 079 NEW
April 1989–November 1992

New Age continued by Spark
South Africa
Microfilm BZA 89/5
In hard copy oversize. Index on microfiche BZB 89/25-89/27. Title varies:
1937–1963 – Guardian
continues – Advance
continued by – Spark
continued by – New Age

New Era
Windhoek Namibia
BA 079.68805 NEW
March 1991–June 1997

New Nation / Sunday Nation
South Africa
1986–May 1994 (restarted May 1997)

Patriot continued by Impak
Conservative Party of South Africa
BA 079.6805 PAT
1982–December 1997

Peoples Express
Cape Town
BA 079.682105 PEO
June 1985–December 1996

Progress   Cape edition Progressive Party of South Africa
BA 329.96805 PRO
1967–1981

Progressive 
Cape region of the Progressive Pary
September 1961–1977

Rand Daily Mail (clippings)
Johannesburg
1968–1985

Republikein
Windhoek Namibia
BA 079.68805 REP
May 1979–December 1997
http://www.republikein.com.na

The Rhodesia Financial Gazette
continued by The Financial Gazette
1978–Mar 1979

Rise
Zimbabwe
BA 320.905 RIS
1980

Saspu National
South Africa
BA 323.405 SOU
1980–1987

Seek
South African Anglican newspaper
BA 283.6805 SEE
1963–1987

South
Cape Town community newspaper
BA 079 SOU
March 1987–December 1994

South African Spectator
(also known as The Spectator and Coloured South African)
Microfilm BZA 92/220
14 Jan 1901–6 Dec 1902

Southern Cross
South African Catholic newspaper
BA 282.6805 SOU
July 1986–June 1991
http://home.global.co.za/~scross/

Sowetan/Sunday World
BA 079 SOW
Oct 1985+ (missing January 1994)
http://www.sowetan.co.za

Soweto News
May 1982–May 1983

Speak
Durban BA 079.6822105 SPE
1982–April 1986

Stem
South Africa Boere-republieke
BA 968.005 STE
August 1985–December 1986

The Sun
South Africa
BZA 92/221 Microfilm
26 Aug 1932–28 Sept 1956

Sunday Independent
South Africa
BA 079 IND
July 1996+ (missing July 1997)
http://www.iol.co.za

Sunday Mail
Zimbabwe
BA 079.689105 SUN
1981-1997 (missing February–July 1986)
http://www.sundaymail.co.zw

Sunday World
BA 079 SOW
1999+
http://www.sowetan.co.za

Tempo
Namibia
BA 079.68805 TEM
April 1992–1997

Territorial magazine Ipepandaba lesifunda
continued by Inkundla ya bantu
South Africa
Microfilm BZA 88/2
2(13)–3(25) 1939

Times of Namibia
BA 079.68805 TIM
December 1988–1991

The Torch
Non-European Unity Movement
South Africa
Microfilm BZA 90/169
1946–1963

Tsala ea Batho The People’s friend
continues Tsala ea Becoana
Microfilm BZA 98/75
Oct 1912–Jul 1915

Tsala ea Becoana The friend of the Bechuana
continued by Tsala ea Batho
Microfilm BZA 98/75
June 1910–June 1912

Umkhanyiseli
Cape Town
BA 079.6805 UMT
1982–1990

Umteli wa bantu Mining Sun
Continued by Umteli wa bantu eGoli
South Africa
Microfilm BZA 87/1
May 1920–Apr 1930
(11 Mar 1922 incomplete)

Umthombo
Eastern Cape (Ciskei)
1978–1990

Uniform
South African army newspaper
BA 070.05 UNI
1977–June 1992

Voice
South African black ecumenical newspaper
BA 079.6805 VOI
February 1977–1982

Volkstem
New Republic Party South Africa
BAJ 324.268005 VOL
August 1981–1983

Vrye Weekblad
South Africa
BA 079 VRY
1989–June 1993

Weekly Mail & Guardian
Continued by: Mail & Guardian http://www.mg.co.za/ South Africa
BA 079 WEE
1985-1996
Microfilm BZA 90/241
14 Jun 1985–10 May 1990

Windhoek Advertiser
Windhoek Namibia
BA 079.68805 WIN
January 1978–1980

Windhoek Observer
Windhoek Namibia
BA 079.68805 WIN
1979–August 1991

Zimbabwe Herald see The Herald
BA 079.689105 ZIM
1982+
http://www.herald.co.zw/