New: The Economist online available for UM students and staff

New: The Economist online available for UM students and staff

by | 17 Aug 2018

The Economist, the well-known English language weekly magazine-format newspaper, was established in 1843 and offers authoritative insight and opinion on international news, politics, business, finance, science, technology and the connections between them.

Now online available (1997 onwards) for UM students and staff:



About The Economist

The Economist is a weekly magazine-format newspaper with a primary focus on world events, politics and business. If you want to read more about this newspaper, check out ‘About The Economist‘.

To search for articles from The Economist, use LibSearch.


How to search

To search for a particular article, use the search box at the top of each page of the site or visit the advanced search page.

Alternatively, you can browse the print edition contents page, which lists and links to all articles in the current print edition. To view the contents of earlier print editions, try browsing the cover index.



If you have any questions or need information, contact a specialist via Ask your librarian.

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