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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

Pennsylvania

United States

International

African-American

Colonial/Revolutionary War Era (1775-1779)

Civil War Era (1861-1865)

Pennsylvania Newspapers

Mansfield

Philadelphia

Pittsburgh

Wellsboro

Williamsport

Mansfield

Flashlight
          1926 - Present
          Microfilm & Newspaper Reading Room
          LH 1 .F5

Mansfield Advertiser also called:
     Wellsboro Gazette (see below)
          1873 - 1911 & 1929 - 1973
          Microfilm
          AN 40 .M3 M3

Mansfield Gazette
     see the Wellsboro Gazette

Pittsburgh

Commonwealth
          Aug. 1805 - June 1806
          Microfilm
         
AN 40.P5 C6

Pittsburgh Gazette also called:
     Commercial Gazette
     Daily Pittsburgh Gazette
     Daily Pittsburgh Gazette and Commercial Journal
     Gazette and Advertiser
     Gazette Times
     Pittsburgh Commercial Gazette
     Pittsburgh Daily Gazette
     Pittsburgh Daily Gazette and Advertiser
     Pittsburgh Gazette and Commercial
     Pittsburgh Gazette, and Manufacturing and Mercantile Advertiser
     Pittsburgh Gazette Times
     Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
     Pittsburgh Post-Gazette and the Best of the Press
     Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Sun-Telegraph
          July 1786 - Aug. 1927 & 1978-1982
          Microfilm
         
AN 40 .P5 G3

          Aug. 1927 & 1972-1977
          Microfilm
         
AN 40 .P5 P6

Pittsburgh Mercury also called:
     Mercury
          July 1812 - June 1828
          Microfilm
         
AN 40 .P5 M4

Pittsburgh Mercury also called:
     Pittsburgh Mercury & Allegheny Democrat
     Pittsburgh Mercury & Democrat
          Jan. 1835 - Aug. 1842
          Microfilm
          AN 40 .P5 M4

Philadelphia

The Freeman's Journal also called:
     The North-American Intelligencer
          Apr. 1781 - May 1792
          Microfilm
          AN 40 .A1 1955 (Reel 3-5)

The Independent Gazetteer also called:
     The Chronicle of Freedom
     Gales’s Independent Gazetteer
     Independent Gazetteer, and Agricultural Repository
          Apr. 1782 - Sept. 1797
          Microfilm
          AN 40 .A1 1955 (Reel 5-9)

The Pennsylvania Evening Post
          Jan. 1775 - Dec. 1779
          Microfilm
          AN 40 .A1 1955 (Reel 1 & 2)

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

Pennsylvania Gazette
          1728 - 1789
          Extra Oversize Books
          AP 2 .A2 P4

Pennsylvania Herald and General Advisor also called:
     Carey’s Pennsylvania Evening Herald
     Pennsylvania Evening Herald, and the American Monitor
          Jan. 1785 - Jan. 1787
          Microfilm
         
AN 40 .A1 1955 (Reel 12)

Pennsylvania Ledger also called:
     Philadelphia Market-Day Advertiser
     Virginia, Maryland, Pennsylvania, & New-Jersey Weekly Advertiser
     Weekly Advertiser
          Jan. 1775 - May 1778
          Microfilm
         
AN 40 .A1 1955 (Reel 2-3)

Pennsylvania Mercury and Universal Advertiser also called:
      Pennsylvania Mercury, and Philadelphia Price-Current
           Aug. 1784 - March 1792
           Microfilm
          
AN 40 .A1 1955 (Reel 9-11)

Philadelphia Inquirer
          1972 - 1982
          Microfilm
         
AN 40 .P4 I5

Public Ledger also called:
     Public Ledger and North American
          March 1836 - April 1934
          Microfilm
         
AN 40 .P4 P8

Saturday Evening Post also called:
      United States Saturday Post
          Microfilm: 1897 - 1969
          Oversized Bookstacks:1970 - 2001
          AP 2 .S2

The United States Gazette also called:
     Country Gazette of the United States
     Gazette of the United States

     Gazette of the United States, for the Country
     The Union, United States Gazette, and True American for the Country
     United States Gazette, for the Country

          Aug. 1801 - Dec. 1838
          Microfilm
         
AN 17 .A1 (Reel 4)

United States' Gazette also called:
     Gazette of the United States
     Gazette of the United States & Daily Advertiser
     Gazette of the United States & Philadelphia Daily Advertiser
     Gazette of the US & Daily Evening Advertiser
     The Union, United States Gazette, & True American
          Apr. 1789 - June 1847
          Microfilm
         
AN 40 .P4 U5

Wellsboro

Agitator
          1854 - 1986 - Available Online

Tioga County Agitator
          1865 - 1873 - Available Online

Tioga Eagle
          1838 - 1919 - Available Online

Wellsboro Agitator
          1867 - 1963 - Available Online

Wellsboro Gazette also called:
     Mansfield Advertiser
     Mansfield Gazette
     Wellsboro Gazette combined with Mansfield Advertiser

          1874 - 2003 - Available Online
          1889 - 1954 & 1971 - Present
          Microfilm & Newspaper Reading Room
          AN 40 .W3 G3

Williamsport

Sun-Gazette
          Current Week
          Newspaper Reading Room
         
AN 40 .W5 S8

United States Newspapers

Georgia

Iowa

Massachusetts

Maryland

Missouri

New Jersey

New York

North Carolina

Ohio

Pennsylvania

Virginia

Wall Street Journal

Washington, D.C.

 

Georgia

Southern Confederacy also called:
     Gate-City Guardian
          Feb. 1861 - Feb. 1865
          Microfilm
         
E 482 .S6

Iowa

Burlington Patriot
          December 13, 1838
          Microfilm
          AN 17 .A1 (Reel 4)

Daily Express and Herald also called:
     Daily Miners’ Express
     Express and Herald
     Miners’ Daily Express
          Aug. 1851 - Apr. 1857
          Microfilm
         
AN 14 .A1 (Reel 1-4)
          AN 17 .A1 (Reel 11&12)

Democratic Clarion
          July 1858 - Dec. 1858
          Microfilm
         
AN 17 .A1 (Reel 5)

Des Moines Courier also called:
     Courier
          Nov. 2, 1849 - Jan. 5,1854
          Microfilm
         
AN 17 .A1 (Reel 8)

Fairfield Ledger also called:
     Fairfield Weekly Ledger
          Dec. 1851 - Dec. 1854
          Microfilm
         
AN 17 .A1 (Reel 14)

Fort Dodge Sentinel
          July 1856 - Sept. 1860
          Microfilm
         
AN 17 .A1 (Reel 10)

Fort Madison Courier
          July - Dec. 1841
          AN 17 .A1 (Reel 5)

Hamilton Freeman
          Aug. 1858 - Dec. 1859
          Microfilm
         
AN 17 .A1 (Reel 10)

Hawk-Eye and Iowa Patriot also called:
     Hawk-Eye & Patriot
          Oct. 1840 - May 1841
          Microfilm
         
AN 17 .A1 (Reel 4)

Iowa Democratic Enquirer
          July 1850 - July 1983
          Microfilm
          AN 17 .A1 (Reel 6 & 7)

Iowa Standard also called:
     Standard
          Jan. 1845 - Feb. 1846
          Microfilm
         
AN 17 .A1 (Reel 7)

Iowa Star also called:
     Fort Des Moines Argus
     Fort Des Moines Star
     Iowa Star
     Iowa State Journal
     The Star
          July 1849 - Dec. 1859
          Microfilm
         
AN 17 .A1 (Reel 8 & 9)

Iowa Sun, and Davenport & Rock-Island News also called:
     Iowa Sun
          Nov. 1838 - Nov. 1838
          Microfilm
         
AN 17 .A1 (Reel 4)

Iowa Territorial Gazette & Burlington Advertiser also called:
     Burlington Advertiser
     Gazette
     Gazette and Advertiser
     Iowa Territorial Gazette
     Iowa Territorial Gazette & Advertiser
     Territorial Gazette
          March 1839 & Apr. 1840 - July 1840
          Microfilm
         
AN 17 .A1 (Reel 4)

Iowa Weekly Democrat
          Jan. - April 1859
          Microfilm
          AN 17 .A1 (Reel 5)

Jackson County Press also called:
     Jackson Press
          Oct. 1852 - May 1854
          Microfilm
         
AN 17 .A1 (Reel 6)

Keokuk Register also called:
     Des Moines Valley Whig
     Valley Whig & Keokuk Register
          May 1847 - March 1849 & Apr. 1851
          Microfilm
         
AN 17 .A1 (Reel 5 & 9)

Keokuk Telegraphic Weekly Dispatch also called:
     Keokuk Dispatch
     Telegraphic Dispatch
     Weekly Dispatch

     Dispatch
          1848 - 1849 & 1854 - 1855
          Microfilm
         
AN 17 .A1 (Reel 5)

Lee County Democrat
          Dec. 1841 - July 1844
          Microfilm
          AN 17 .A1 (Reel 5 & 6)

Life in the West
          June 26, 1856 - Oct. 6, 1859
          Microfilm
         
AN 17 .A1 (Reel 7)

Miners' Express also called:
     Weekly Miners' Express
     Weekly Express and Herald
     Express and Herald
          Sept. 15, 1847 - Sept. 26, 1855
          Microfilm
         
AN 17 .A1 (Reel 1,12, & 13)

North Iowa Times also called:
     Weekly North Iowa Times
          Oct. 1956 - Oct. 1858
          Microfilm
          AN 17 .A1 (Reel 4)

Oskaloosa Herald also called:
     Weekly Oskaloosa Herald

          Aug. 1855 - Oct. 1857
          Microfilm
          AN 17 .A1 (Reel 7 & 8)

Ward's Own also called:
     Davis County Index
          1858
          Microfilm
         
AN 17 .A1 (Reel 5)

The Weekly Dubuque Tribune
          March 1850 - March 1854
          Microfilm
         
AN 17 .A1 (Reel 1 & 2)

Western Gazette
          May 1854 - July 1855
          AN 17 .A1 (Reel 4 & 5)

Western Radiator
          July - Nov. 1855
          AN 17 .A1 (Reel 5)

Massachusetts

Barron's also called:
     The Dow Jones Business & Financial Weekly
          Current Year
          Newspaper Reading Room
         
HG 1 .B3

Christian Science Monitor
          May 1915, December 1941, August 1945, June 1950
          Microfilm
         
AN23 .B6 .C4

Maryland

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

          
Note: African-American paper

Education Week
          Current 2 years
          Newspaper Reading Room
         
LA 209.2 .E244

Missouri

Missouri Courier
          Dec. 1838
          Microfilm
         
AN 17 .A1 (Reel 4)

New Jersey

Bridgeton Chronicle also called:
     Washington Whig
     Weekly Bridgeton Chronicle
     West Jersey Observer
          Nov. 1837 & Jan. 1840
          Microfilm
         
AN 17 .A1 (Reel 4)

New York

The Colored American
          1840 - 1841
          Microfilm
         
E 185.5 .C6
          
Note: African-American paper

The Emancipator
          Apr. 1835 - Apr. 1836 & 1936 - 1940
          Microfilm
         
E 185.5 .E45

          Note: African-American paper

Freedom’s Journal
          March 1827 - March 1829
          Microfilm
         
E 185.5 .F68

          Note: African-American paper

The Liberator
          Dec. 1929 - Dec. 1932
          Microfilm
         
E 185.5 .L5

          
Note: African-American paper

National Anti-Slavery Standard
          June 1840 - Apr. 1870
          Microfilm
         
E 449 .A1 N3

          Note: African-American paper

New York Amsterdam News
          1962-1981
          Microfilm
          AN 34 .N4 A4

New York Review of Books
          1963 - 1976 & 1996 - Present
          Microfilm & Newspaper Reading Room
          Z 1035 .A1 N4

New York Times also called:
     New-York Daily Times
          1851 - Present
          Microfilm: 1851 - 2002 (daily)
          
Newspaper Reading Room: Current 3 Months (Sunday only)
          AN 34 .N4 T5

New York Times Review of Books
          1911 - 1920 & 1923 - Present
          Microfilm & Newspaper Reading Room
          AN 34 .N4 T5

Radical Abolitionist also called:
     American Jubilee
          March 1854 - Dec.1858
          Microfiche
          E 449 .A52372 & E 449 .A1 R3

          
Note: African-American paper

Star-Gazette (Elmira)
          1972 - 1982, Current Month
          Microfilm & Newspaper Reading Room
          AN 34 .E4 S7

Outlook also called:
     Outlook and Independent
          1906 - October 1931
          Book Stacks

          AP 2 .N46

The Village Voice
          1955 - 1981
          Microfilm

          AN 34 .N4 V5

Wall Street Journal
          Current 2 Months: Newspaper Reading Room
          1889 - 2001: Microfilm, AN 34 .N4 W3

North Carolina

Daily Journal also called:
     Journal Office
          Sept. 1851 - March 1877 
          Microfilm
          
AN 35 .W5 D3

The News & Observer
          June 1972 - Dec. 1978
          Microfilm & Bookstacks
          AN 35 .R3 N4

Ohio

Cincinnati Daily Gazette
          1837, 1838 & 1840
          Microfilm
          
AN 17 .A1 (Reel 4)

Cincinnati Daily Whig, and Commercial Intelligencer
          Dec. 1837
          Microfilm
          
AN 17 .A1 (Reel 4)

Daily Advertiser and Journal
          1838
          Microfilm
          
AN 17 .A1 (Reel 4)

Daily Cincinnati Republican
          1840
          Microfilm
          
AN 17 .A1 (Reel 4)

Liberty Hall & Cincinnati Gazette also called:
     Weekly Cincinnati Gazette
     Liberty Hall and Cincinnati Weekly Gazette
          Dec. 12 & 13, 1838
          Microfilm
          
AN 17 .A1 (Reel 4)

The Ohio Statesman
          Dec. 1838
          Microfilm
          
AN 17 .A1 (Reel 4)

Virginia

USA Today
          Current week
          Newspaper Reading Room
          L11 .S36

Washington, D.C.

Chronicle of Higher Education
          1966 - Present
          Microfilm & Newspaper Reading Room
          LB 2300 .C45

National Era
          Jan. 1847 - March 1860
          Microfilm
          AN 10 .W3 N3

Nation's Business
          1969 - 1999
          Microfilm
          HF 5001 .N3

NEA Today : A Newspaper for Members of the National Education Association
          Current 3 Years
          Periodicals Room
          L 11 .N12

The Washington Post
          1972 - 1982
          Microfilm
          AN 10 .W3 P6

International Newspapers

England

The Sunday Times
          1972 - 1978
          Microfilm
          
AN 144 .L6 T52

The Times
          1972-1978
          Microfilm
          
AN 144 .L6 T5

     Supplements Include:
          Times Educational Supplement
                    1910 - 1990
                    Microfilm
          
          L 16 .T6

          Times Higher Education Supplement
                    1972 - 1982
                    Microfilm
                    
LA 637 .A1 T5

          The Times Literary Supplement (TLS)
                    1902 - 1930 & 1932 - present
                    Microfilm & Newspaper Reading Room
                    Z 1035 .A1 T15