Accesses newspaper pages from 1860-1922. This site also provides bibliographic information (name changes, publication runs, etc.) for American newspapers published from 1690 to date. The Library of Congress's page also includes a list of periodicals and newspapers "available inside the library
Digital Historical Newspapers
Collections of digitized newspapers from around the world. Includes links to North American newspapers
The goal of this site to "search all the world’s online historic newspapers from one place. We aren’t there yet, but we are adding more newspapers every day."
Gathers free newspaper archives from across the country.
A collection of archives newspapers from around the world, alphabetically organized by title. "You can either browse through the full collection of newspapers scanned or use Advanced News Search
to specify the date range in which you'd like to search the archives." Search resuls, however, are often less than satisfactory.
Historic U.S. Newspapers Online
"A guide to historical U.S. newspapers that are freely available on the Internet.." Maintained by Bowling Green State University Library.,
This "genealogy research guide" includes indexes and collections, organized by state.
The various collections
in this repository include the Illinois Digital Newspaper Collection (historic Illinois newspapers), the Farm, Field, and Fireside collection (historic agricultural newspapers), American Popular Entertainment ("digital facsimiles of historic newspapers and trade journals published for the entertainment industry in the US between 1853 and 1929," including the famous sporting and theatrical publication, the New York Clipper
), and the Collegiate Chronicle (student newspapers).
This partnership between the National Endowment for the Humanities and the Library of Congress is a "long-term effort to develop an Internet-based, searchable database of U.S. newspapers with descriptive information and select digitization of historic pages." Includes a link to participating states
Provides more than 10,000 links to magazines, newspapers, news services, and broadcast resources from around the world.
Old Fulton NY Postcards
Its name notwithstanding, this is an index to hundreds of New York state newspapers as well as papers from other states and Canada. Invaluable for locating information in little-known newspapers published from the nineteenth century to the twenty-first.
Links to dozens of U.S. newspaper archives are arranged alphabetically by state.
A list of worldwide "free and pay wall blocked digital online newspaper archives." Includes United States
See the U.S. Newspaper Directory, 1690-Present, which "can help identify what titles exist for a specific place and time, and how to access them."
(See also Newspapers in Microform: United States (REFB PN 4855 .N46x). Although dated, this reference set is invaluable for locating titles and publishing runs of American newspapers.)