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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)

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