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National Newspapers are those newspapers published in the U.S.A. excluding those listed in the regional newspapers tab.
19th Century U.S. Newspapers (Gale)
Provides full text/full image access to selected primary source newspaper content published during the 19th century from both urban and rural regions throughout the United States.
African American Newspapers (1827-1998) (NewsBank/Readex)
Provides complete full text/full image access to a collection of U.S. newspapers that chronicles the African American experience from 1827-1998.
Civil War, Part I - A Newspaper Perspective (Accessible Archives)
Provides access to a wide variety of primary source material in American history. Archival content is organized into subject collections derived from leading historical periodicals and books, newspapers, diaries, and genealogical records.
Early American Newspapers (1690-1876), Series I (NewsBank/Readex)
Provides complete full text/full image access to over 700 historical American newspapers from 23 states and the District of Columbia printed between 1690 and 1876.
HAPI (Hispanic American Periodicals Index) Online
Provides full text/full image access to Spanish-language newspapers printed in the U.S. during the 19th and 20th centuries.
Sources include: national, regional, and international newspapers.
Newspaper Source (EBSCO)
Bibliographic index that provides selective coverage for a wide variety of international, national, and regional newspapers.
Provides full text/full image access to an online archive of selected historical newspapers from around the world. Countries represented include: United States (U.S.) and the Virgin Islands.
ProQuest Historical Newspapers - Los Angeles Times
Provides full text/full image access to the Los Angeles Times newspaper from the first issue published in 1881 up to 1988.
ProQuest Historical Newspapers - The New York Times
Provides full text/full image access to the New York Times newspaper from the first issue published in 1851 up to 2008.
ProQuest Newspapers: Wall Street Journal
Bibliographic database that provides indexing, abstracts, and complete full text for articles from the Eastern edition of the Wall Street Journal from 1984-Present.
The Growth of US Newspapers, 1690-2011
This animation is taken from the interactive data visualization of the Library of Congress' "Chronicling America" directory of US newspapers. It shows all newspapers in all languages in the US from 1690 to 2011. View the full visualization at ruralwest.stanford.edu/newspapers.
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Current & Back Issues on Print
The latest 2 weeks issues of each newspaper listed below are located in the Current Periodical section (second floor). Earlier print issues are held in the Media & Microforms department (first floor).
Back Issues in Microfilm
Newspapers in microfilm are located in the Media and Microforms department (1st floor) they are arranged alphabetically. The following list is just a small sample of the national newspapers available in microfilm. Please ask for assistance in the Media & Microforms department to view, save and print articles.
Print indexes, Guides and Web Sources
Alternative Press Index
Call Number: REF Index AI3 .A27
Alternative Press Index is a biannual* subject indexes alternative, radical and left periodicals, newspapers and magazines 1969-1988.
Most indexes in print are located in the Reference Index area (2nd floor) after the reference books and before the reference literature books. Call numbers start with REF INDEX.
Chicago Tribune Index
Call Number: REF INDEX AI21.C45 C47
Indexes the Chicago Tribune from 1988-Present.
Christian Science Monitor Index.
Call Number: REF INDEX AI21 .C462
Indexes the Christian Science Monitor from
Chronicling America is sponsored jointly by the National Endowment for the Humanities and the Library of Congress. It has digitized thousand of U.S. historic newspapers pages from 1836-1922 .
Google News Archive Search
Note: see article "Google Ditches Newspaper Archive Plan" 5/20/2011 at http://www.guardian.co.uk/technology/2011/may/20/google-newspaper-archive-online
Los Angeles Times Index
Call Number: REF INDEX AI21.L65 N49
Indexes Los Angels Times from 1984- Present.
New York Times Index
Call Number: REF INDEX AI21 .N45
Indexes the New York Times 1836-74, 1876-79, 1886-99, 1905-48, 1950, 1953-Present.
Personal Name Index to "The New York Times Index"
Call Number: REF INDEX AI21 .N452
Personal name index to the New York Times 1975-1993 supplement.
Personal Name Index to "The New York Times Index,"
Call Number: REF INDEX AI21 .N451
Personal name index to the New York Times 1851-1974.
Washington Post Index
Call Number: REF INDEX AI21.W33 W36
Indexes the Washington Post from 1989-Present.