- 17th and 18th Century Burney Collection (Gale)
The newspapers, pamphlets, and books gathered by the Reverend Charles Burney (1757-1817) represent the largest and most comprehensive collection of early English news media.
- 19th Century British Library Newspapers (Gale)
The 19th Century British Library Newspapers collection contains full runs of 48 newspapers specially selected by the British Library to best represent nineteenth century Britain. This new collection includes national and regional newspapers, as well as those from both established country or university towns and the new industrial powerhouses of the manufacturing Midlands, as well as Scotland, Ireland and Wales. Special attention was paid to include newspapers that helped lead particular political or social movements such as Reform, Chartism, and Home Rule. The penny papers aimed at the working and clerical classes are also present in the collection
- 19th Century U.S. Newspaper Digital Archive (Gale)
Approximately 1.7 million pages of primary source newspaper content from the 19th century United States. This database has full-text searching capability, and it displays images from numerous newspapers from urban and rural areas.
- African American Newspapers
African American newspapers contains a wealth of information about cultural life and history during the 1800s and is rich with first-hand reports of the major events and issues of the day, including the Mexican War, Presidential and Congressional addresses, Congressional abstracts, business and commodity markets, the humanities, world travel and religion. The collection also provides a great number of early biographies, vital statistics, essays and editorials, poetry and prose, and advertisements all of which embody the African-American experience. From Accessible Archives.
- American Periodical Series Online 1741–1900 (ProQuest - Full text)
A Historical American Periodicals database. This database includes digitized images of popular magazines and other rare periodicals from early American history up through the 1940’s. Images are scanned from original pages and appear in their original layout with pictures and graphics. Coverage is from 1741 to 1941 and includes over 1000 different titles.
- British Library Online Newspaper Archive (Gale)
Fully searchable newspapers in the collection of the British Library. Includes Daily News; News of the World; Weekly Dispatch; Manchester Guardian; and Penny Illustrated.
- British Newspaper Coverage of the French Revolution
A Small Archive of the British View of Unspeakable Events in the French Revolution.
- C19: The Nineteenth Century Index (ProQuest)
C19 Index draws on the strength of established indexes such as the Nineteenth Century Short Title Catalogue (NSTC), The Wellesley Index, Poole’s Index, Periodicals Index Online and the Cumulative Index to Niles’ Register 1811â€“1849 to create integrated bibliographic coverage of over 1.7 million books and official publications, 70,000 archival collections and 20.9 million articles published in over 2,500 journals, magazines and newspapers. C19 Index now provides integrated access to 13 bibliographic indexes, including more than three million records from British Periodicals Collections I and II, together with the expanded online edition of the Dictionary of Nineteenth-Century Journalism (DNCJ).
- Chicago Tribune (1849–1986)
A ProQuest Historical Newspaper, the Chicago Tribune (1849-1986) offers full page and article images with searchable full text back to the first issue. The collection includes digital reproductions providing access to every page from every available issue.
- Christian Science Monitor (1908–1996)
A ProQuest Historical Newspaper, the Christian Science Monitor (1908-1996) offers full page and article images with searchable full text back to the first issue. The collection includes digital reproductions providing access to every page from every available issue.
- Civil War Research Database
From Accessible Archives, contains major articles gleaned from over 2,500 issues of The New York Herald, The Charleston Mercury and the Richmond Enquirer, published between November 1, 1860 and April 15, 1865. Coverage begins with the events preceding the outbreak of war at Fort Sumter, continues through the surrender at Appomattox and concludes with the assassination and funeral of Abraham Lincoln. Included are descriptive news articles, eye-witness accounts and official reports of battles and events, editorials, advertisements and biographies. A major effort has been made to include articles describing other than military concerns including travel, arts and leisure, geographical descriptions, sports and sporting, and social events. Since all major events are described in detail by both Union and Confederate newspapers, opposing perspectives are readily available for comparative evaluations.
- CRL’s CCC Camp Newspapers Database
CRL’s CCC Camp Newspapers Database provides access to The Center for Research Libraries’ collection of newspapers and newsletters published by members of the Civilian Conservation Corps, c. 1934–1942.
- Deseret News Archives (includes LDS Church News)
From April 1988 to the present. More recent items include photos and graphics. Older items are text only. Can search all articles of Deseret News, LDS Church News, and obituaries separately or in a combined search.
- European Historical News Archives
- European News Online
Links to major news sources by country. Digital newspapers are the main focus, but TV, Radio and national news services are also included.
Weekly newspaper covering the Civil War Era, 1857-1871. Prolific Mormon and Civil War subject content. Fully indexed, web access. Original displayed in image format.
- Hartford Courant (1764–1984)
A ProQuest Historical Newspaper, the Hartford Courant (1764–1984) offers full page and article images with searchable full text back to the first issue. The collection includes digital reproductions providing access to every page from every available issue.
- Historical Newspapers (ProQuest)
Search the archives of the Chicago Tribune, Christian Science Monitor, Wall Street Journal, and New York Times. Dates range from 1849 to 2005.
- Historical Newspapers from Accessible Archives
The Virginia Gazette: 1736–1780; African American Newspapers: The 19th Century; The Liberator 1831–1865; The Pennsylvania Gazette 1728–1800; South Carolina Newspapers: 1732–1780
- Illustrated Civil War Newspapers and Magazines (ASP)
Important and Rare Periodicals from Confederate, Union, Abolitionist, and British Presses.
- Illustrated London News (Gale)
The Illustrated London News Historical Archive provides access to the full run of the paper (from 1842-2003). With its debut in 1842 the Illustrated London News became the world’s first illustrated weekly newspaper, sparking a revolution in journalism and news reporting. The publication presented a vivid picture of British and world events - including news of war, disasters, royalty, social affairs, the arts and science.
- Los Angeles Times (1881–1986)
A ProQuest Historical Newspaper, the Los Angeles Times (1881-1986) offers full page and article images with searchable full text back to the first issue. The collection includes digital reproductions providing access to every page from every available issue.
- New York Times Archive (1851-2006)
A ProQuest Historical Newspaper, the New York Times Archive (1851-2006) offers full page and article images with searchable full text back to the first issue. The collection includes digital reproductions providing access to every page from every available issue.
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- Newspaper Source (EBSCO)
Newspaper Source provides cover-to-cover full text for 35 national and international newspapers, selective full text for 375 regional (U.S.) newspapers, and full text television and radio news transcripts.
- Newspapers (ProQuest)
This ProQuest database provides full text of more than 700 U.S. and international news sources. Includes The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Boston Globe, and the Times of London, plus hundreds of other news sources and news wires. Years of coverage vary by title.
- Slavery and Anti-Slavery (Gale)
Part I: Debates over Slavery and Abolition includes documents from the United States and Europe, as well as other parts of the world. In addition to newspaper collections and books published in the antebellum era, Slavery and Anti-Slavery contains documents from several archives originally available only on microfilm.
- The Lily: A Temperance and Feminist Newspaper, 1849–1856
The Lily, the first newspaper for women, was issued from 1849-1853 under the editorship of Amelia Bloomer. It began as a temperance journal but gradually included articles about other subjects of interest to women particularly women’s rights. Many of the articles were penned by Elizabeth Cady Stanton who wrote about temperance, child-bearing, education and women’s rights, writing about laws unfair to women and demanding change. From Accessible Archives.
- Times (London) Digital Archive (1785–1985) (Gale)
Researchers can search through the complete digital edition of The Times (London), using keyword searching and hit-term highlighting to retrieve full facsimile images of either a specific article or a complete page. The entire newspaper, 1785-1985, is captured, with all articles, advertisements and illustrations/photos divided into categories to facilitate searching.
- Utah Digital Newspapers
A growing digital collection of early Utah newspapers browsed by title or searched by keywords, article titles, weddings, deaths, and births. This is a Utah Academic Library Consortium project funded by the Library Services and Technology Act.
- Wall Street Journal (Historical)
A ProQuest Historical Newspaper, the Wall Street Journal offers full page and article images with searchable full text back to the first issue in 1889 and has an 18 year moving wall. The collection includes digital reproductions providing access to every page from every available issue.
- Waterloo Directory of English Newspapers and Periodicals, 1800-1900
A subject-inclusive, language-inclusive bibliography of 50,000 publications, 48,000 personal names, 4,572 issuing bodies and 756 subjects in victorian periodicals.
- World Newspaper Archive (Newsbank)
World Newspaper Archive is a fully searchable collection of historical newspapers from around the globe. This uniquely comprehensive online resource was created in partnership with the Center for Research Libraries (CRL) - one of the world’s largest and most important newspaper repositories. Latin American Newspapers includes more than 35 nineteenth- and twentieth-century Latin American newspapers, featuring titles from Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Cuba, Guatemala, Mexico, Peru, Venezuela and elsewhere.