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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