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Welcome! The Gleaner Company (Media) Limited has been publishing newspapers since 1834. The Library and Archive present a rich source of information and a valuable national treasure. Our goal is to preserve in electronic and paper form, a complete record of all Gleaner Company publications and to provide information and services in support of the Editors and Reporters of the Gleaner Company as well as other interested persons.


  • Microfilms dating back to 1834
  • Bound volumes of Gleaner publications (as far back as 1968)
  • Photographs as far back as the 1940s.
  • Cartoons (as far back as 1969 from our earliest Cartoonist, Urban Leandro)
  • Books



Research: Let us handle your research for you, for a basic fee of J$1000.00 per hour*. There is also additional cost for printing/photocopying and pdf articles/pages. Email us or call us on 876-932-6231 or 876-932-6078

Back Issue Newspapers: Every day 15 copies of Gleaner newspapers are delivered to the Library just for you. These copies are provided on a first come first serve basis until all but the preservation copies are gone. You can purchase publications up to three months old at the current rate that is printed on the front page. A surcharge is added to copies over three months old.

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Scrapbook: Capture great memories with a scrapbook compilation of articles and photos on your favourite personalities or events. Your scrapbook will be a letter sized glossy paper, hardback buckram bounded book which is a great keepsake. It's also a great gift idea for any occasion.

Custom Birthday Book: Order your personalized letter size buckram-bounded book with Gleaner front pages starting with the day you were born, followed by every birthday in your lifetime. (Set up with a calendar for clients to select the year, month and day)

Front Page Reprints: Give the unique gift of a Gleaner frontpage reprint. It's special your birthday or anniversary.

Customized Front Pages: The Gleaner front pages can be personalized to add your photo and a greeting.

Reproduction & Licensing Of Gleaner Content: If you wish to reproduce or published Gleaner materials; a written request must be submitted to The Information Systems Manager. Emails: and Copyright Reminder: Materials from The Gleaner publications may not be reproduced without with written permission from the Gleaner Company (Media) Limited.

Photographs - Reprints & Digital: We have original photographs dating back to 1947. You can purchase copies in print and digital formats.

  • Print sizes: 4" x 6", 5" x 7", 8" x 10" and 11" x 14"
  • Digital photographs are available in high resolution format


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Here's a great research tool for all your historic information needs. This database contains over one million newspaper pages of The Gleaner, dating back to 1834. It is searchable by keywords and can be browsed by date, making it easy for you to quickly explore historical content.
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