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How can we improve The British Newspaper Archive?

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  1. Exact search is inexact

    Get 'exact match' to work as expected. At present, a search for 'John Beare' may return occurrences of 'bear', 'bearing', etc., and also show 'John' and 'Beare' when they occur separately rather than together.

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    • Please return usable interface!

      The new interface as of May 16, 2017 (US Pacifc) is practically unusable. The old interface worked quite well; the new one lost features: I am no longer able to drag the page into position, nor can I zoom in and out with the mouse wheel.

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      • Business Ethics

        Attend a 4 week course on business ethics followed up by a 4 week course on the Theft Act 1968 and the Fraud Act 2006. Shameful behaviour.

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        • Clacton area newspapers

          Clacton Essex newspapers
          Gazette and Times

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          • clearer defined copy of article.Plus completion of article

            complete and center the article I am exploring?

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              • Northern Echo in the North East

                I would like to see more newspaper coverage for the north east. There is some Northern Echo coverage, but would really value a broader date range.

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                • Date submission of ideas

                  Put dates on when ideas were submitted. It's impossible to tell whether something is recent or old.

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                  • Search on county

                    Improve the search facility so you can select a county of interest and obtain all publications within the county. You may not know the specific place of an event but can often narrow it down to a county.

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                    • We need a DOI of each page!

                      Add a DOI on each page for academic use.

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                      • Viewing pages

                        I have had problems viewing pages.

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                        • web site support

                          Provide a technical support section to your website

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                          • How Packers and Movers Offer Best Storage Services

                            If you are not very well knowledgeable enough about the concept of self storage for shifting items from Delhi to Jaipur, then first let me clear your mind about this service or facility. It is an excellent facility provided by lots of relocation service providers in Delhi, where an individual can store the valuable goods for the desired period of time in the big spacious rooms and then take them out when they get a good office or home.
                            I was also completely alien about the storage facilities until I met with the best packers and movers in Delhi. There…

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                            • The Athletic News year 1888

                              The years 1888-1898 are essential for me. I hope that at least the year 1888 will be available soon and I can continue my studies without delay.

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                              • More than 1 area on map

                                Allow to pick 2 or more areas on the map to be searched.

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                                • Packers and Movers in India @ http://www.manishpackersmoversindore.in/

                                  http://www.manishpackersmoversindore.in/
                                  http://www.manishpackersmoversindore.in/packers-movers-bangalore.html
                                  http://www.manishpackersmoversindore.in/packers-movers-bhopal.html
                                  http://www.manishpackersmoversindore.in/packers-movers-chennai.html
                                  http://www.manishpackersmoversindore.in/packers-movers-chandigarh.html
                                  http://www.manishpackersmoversindore.in/packers-movers-delhi.html
                                  http://www.manishpackersmoversindore.in/packers-movers-gurgaon.html
                                  http://www.manishpackersmoversindore.in/packers-movers-hyderabad.html
                                  http://www.manishpackersmoversindore.in/packers-movers-indore.html
                                  http://www.manishpackersmoversindore.in/packers-movers-jaipur.html
                                  http://www.manishpackersmoversindore.in/packers-movers-jodhpur.html
                                  http://www.manishpackersmoversindore.in/packers-movers-jabalpur.html
                                  http://www.manishpackersmoversindore.in/packers-movers-kolkata.html
                                  http://www.manishpackersmoversindore.in/packers-movers-mumbai.html
                                  http://www.manishpackersmoversindore.in/packers-movers-nagpur.html
                                  http://www.manishpackersmoversindore.in/packers-movers-raipur.html
                                  http://www.manishpackersmoversindore.in/packers-movers-surat.html
                                  http://www.manishpackersmoversindore.in/packers-movers-ghaziabad.html
                                  http://www.manishpackersmoversindore.in/packers-movers-noida.html
                                  http://www.manishpackersmoversindore.in/packers-movers-lucknow.html
                                  http://www.manishpackersmoversindore.in/packers-movers-kanpur.html
                                  http://www.manishpackersmoversindore.in/packers-movers-vadodara.html
                                  http://www.manishpackersmoversindore.in/packers-movers-ahmedabad.html
                                  http://www.packers-and-movers-indore.in/
                                  http://www.manishpackers.in/

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                                    • Resolution should match the page your viewing

                                      When you download the file, the resolution automatically is reduced making small text unreadable. Please correct this so that downloaded pdfs match the viewer

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                                      • Surname priority when same as forename

                                        When looking for a surname that can also be a Christian name put the surname as priority.

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                                        • please consider adding the Kilmarnock Standard

                                          I enjoy your resource very much, and it helps with my genealogy a lot. I would like to request that you add the Kilmarnock Standard to your list. I've had access to it at the Family History Centre which is located in the Burns Monument Centre, Kilmarnock. I've had the opportunity to look through that newspaper while traveling there, but of course not the kind of access to really research with it. I'd certainly have it with access on the British Newspaper Archive.
                                          Jim Bundy

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