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British Library Newspaper Library

The British Library Newspaper Library in Colindale has its catalog of over 50,000 newspaper and periodical title holdings online. Researchers planning a trip to Colindale can now look up titles and dates held in advance. Reservations for materials can even be made by telephone or email. The catalog is searchable by keyword and sorted by title, date, or place. Entries include place, main title,...

https://www.bl.uk/subjects/news-media
NewspaperLinks

Readers curious about how newspapers around the nation and the world are covering events during these difficult times may find this site useful. NewspaperLinks, is brought to the Web by the Newspaper Association of America (NAA) and gives quick links to newspaper Websites around the world. A clickable map as well as drop-down menus make this a very easy-to-use site, and content includes links to...

https://newspaperlinks.com/
The Franklin County Publication Archive Index

Researching and documenting local histories can be difficult work, as any genealogist or amateur historian can attest to. Barbara Stewart and her colleagues at the University of Massachusetts have created a valuable Web-based resource for people interested in researching Franklin County in Massachusetts. Essentially, the Archive Index allows users to search for articles (organized by subject) from...

http://www.publicationarchive.com
Google Newspaper

Between 2008 and 2011, Google digitized almost 1 million pages from over 2,000 historical newspapers. Although Google ceased digitizing newspapers in 2011, visitors can still browse a number of newspapers here. Newspapers featured in this collection include issues of the Nova Scotia's Halifax Citizen published between 1863 and 1873 and Acadian Recorder published between 1854 and 1861; issues of...

https://news.google.com/newspapers
Illinois Digital Newspaper Collection: The Daily Illini

The digitization of historically important and interesting newspapers continues apace, and this latest collection is quite a find. The Illinois Digital Newspaper Collection is a project of the History, Philosophy, and Newspaper Library at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Library. Their first project is the digitization of select years from the Daily Illini, which is the student...

https://idnc.library.illinois.edu/cgi-bin/illinois?a=cl&cl=C...
Northern New York Historical Newspapers

If you have ever dreamed of having access to over 2.3 million newspaper pages from 65 newspapers in northern New York, this website will make that dream a reality. Created and maintained by the Northern New York Library Network, the online collection contains historical newspapers from counties that include Clinton, Essex, Oswego, and St. Lawrence. The dailies here include the Clarkson Integrator,...

https://nyshistoricnewspapers.org/
Elephind

An interesting complement to the comprehensive newspaper collections held by many libraries, Elephind is something of a boutique collection. The digital newspaper collections search engine contains 2,705 fully digitized newspaper titles, provided by about 21 library partners, that range from the Door County Library (Wisconsin) with one title, to the US Library of Congress with 1,060 titles and The...

https://elephind.com/