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Locating Newspapers Online

A variety of US and International newspapers are available online in the following databases:

If you are looking for a specific newspaper online, use the library's Journals List page to search

Print Newspapers in the North Hall Library

All Newspapers


United States



Colonial/Revolutionary War Era (1775-1779)

Civil War Era (1861-1865)

African-American Newspapers

Afro-American also called:
     Afro-American Ledger
          1893 - March 1947
          AN 22 .B3 A4
          Note: Maryland

The Colored American
          1840 - 1841
          E 185.5 .C6
          Note: New York

The Emancipator
          Apr. 1835 - Apr. 1836 & 1936-1940
          E 185.5 .E45
          Note: New York

Freedom’s Journal
          March 1827 - March 1829
          E 185.5 .F68
          Note: New York

The Liberator
          Dec. 1929 - Dec. 1932
          E 185.5 .L5
          Note: New York

National Anti-Slavery Standard
          June 1840 - Apr. 1870
          E 449 .A1 N3
          Note: New York

The Pennsylvania Freeman also called:
     National Enquirer, and Constitutional Advocate of Universal Liberty
          Aug. 1836 - June 1854
          E 449 .A1 P4
          Note: Philadelphia

Radical Abolitionist also called:
     American Jubilee
          March 1854 - Dec.1858
          E 449 .A52372 and E 449 .A1 R3
          Note: New York