Recent news resources (since 1980):
Historical news resources:
Chronicling America: America's Historic Newspapers. Library of Congress.
Coverage: 1789 to 1925.
Searchable database of U.S. newspapers up to 1925. Black and white scanned pages from the original newspapers.
The New York Times Index.
Covers 1851 through most recent complete year. Annual print publication.
(Olin Reference AI 21 .N56 )
An annual chronology of articles published in The New York Times by subject. Each article is briefly annotated. A unique resource when studying the development of events around a particular issue.
ProQuest Historical Newspapers.
Coverage: Baltimore Sun (1837-1991), Boston Globe (1872-1985), Chicago Tribune (1849-1993), Hartford Courant (1764-1991), Los Angeles Times (1881-1993), New York Times (1851-2013), New York Tribune / Herald Tribune (1841-1962), Wall Street Journal (1889-1999), and Washington Post (1877-2000).
African-American newspapers: Chicago Defender (1910-1975), New York Amsterdam News (1922-1993), and Pittsburgh Courier (1911-2002).
International newspapers: Chinese Newspapers Collection (1832-1953), Globe and Mail [Toronto] (1844-2013), Irish Times / Weekly Irish Times [Dublin] (1859-2015), and Times of India (1838-2007). PDFs scanned from microfilm. English. Advertising content is searchable. Search a single newspaper or cross-search any combination of newspapers in this collection.
World Newspaper Archive.
Coverage varies widely by title: Some 1700s up through the early to mid-20th century.
Unique searchable database of African, South Asian, and Latin American newspapers. Browse by newspaper title, time period, or geography. Black and white scans of the original newspapers.