The site will be extraordinarily helpful to scholars doing historical research, and it will also be rewarding for college and high school history teachers and students who want to use old newspapers as part of their study of the american story. Native newspapers: many native american newspapers published in new mexico are available in the unm library for historical titles, do a search in the library catalog for a specific publication or use a subject term such as navajo newspapers or indians of north america new mexico newspapers microfilm. Research your ancestors and family tree, historical events, famous people and so much more.
Newspaper articles can provide a useful source of information, serving as a primary source of information about historical and current events some of the benefits of using newspaper articles as primary sources include: whether used as a primary or a secondary source, newspapers can provide a valuable research tool for more information. Research databases magazine & newspaper articles if you’re connecting from home, work, or school, you will need a valid library card and pin also includes our historical newspapers frequently asked questions need help getting started with homework questions check out this guide to some of our online resources. Discover obituaries, articles, marriages, news pages, and more in historical newspapers across the united states and beyond at newspaperscom. Search america's historic newspaper pages from 1789-1963 or use the us newspaper directory to find information about american newspapers published between 1690-present chronicling america is sponsored jointly by the national endowment for the humanities external link and the library of congress.
Search holdings on microfilm the gateway to oklahoma history select newspapers published before 1923 are available online through the gateway to oklahoma historyvisitors can search keyword, browse, and read issues online for free. Historical newspapers for research - broad resources chronicling america (national level) chronicling america is a collection of over 600 newspapers from 30 states published between the 1830s and 1922, and it continues to grow rapidly. Portland-area newspapers the oregonian has never been the portland area’s only newspaperlet's take a brief tour of some local newspapers past and present, and i'll show you a bit about how you can use them for your research. Newspapers (historical and contemporary) are full of different kinds of information that can be used in many ways – for amusement or education, for example, but also for scientific research. Iowa digital newspaper project the state historical society of iowa in partnership with the national endowment for the humanities and the library of congress, offers access to select digitized iowa newspapers online through chronicling america.
Explore albuquerque journal archive, both historical and recent editions find archives for albuquerque journal, the albuquerque tribune, find newspaper articles and clippings for help with genealogy, history and other research. The topics in history series on the colorado virtual library site highlights interesting topics from our past presented from a colorado perspective join us as we look closer at some of the historic events that helped shape our state and read the newspaper articles from the time that brought those events into the lives of the people of colorado. South carolina historical newspapers collection south carolina historical newspapers is a special collection within the newsbank online research database this collection of fully digitized and searchable newspapers from around south carolina spans the post-colonial to modern periods, including the state from 1891 – 1995. Historical research can be an amazing adventure once you've experienced how fascinating it can be we hope this website will encourage you to give it a try (please feel free to link to this site and share the url with others who might find it useful. Newspapers for historical research newspapers on microfilm | general | early american | african-american | newspaper indexes the library has the following newspapers on microfilm they are located on the first floor of the library in the microfilm collection room next to the periodicals service desk.
History papers are driven by arguments in a history class, even if you are not writing a paper based on outside research, you are still writing a paper that requires some form of argument for example, suppose your professor has asked you to write a paper discussing the differences between colonial new england and colonial virginia. This database contains titles found in the microfilm collection early american newspapers, which is available under call number zan-7473 in the microforms division, room 100 check the library catalog for location details. Newspaper research links to help you with finding historical newspaper articles about your ancestors, below are 1000's of free historical newspaper links please note that any article that includes links to free or other newspaper research sites are accurate at the time of publication. Historic oregon newspapers is an archive of newspapers from all over the state, originally published from the 1840s to 1922 several are from the portland area: the new northwest (portland), the oregon free press (oregon city), the oregon journal , the oregon spectator (oregon city), the oregonian , the portland new age and the st johns review.
The gateway is an online repository of oklahoma history you may browse through hundreds of thousands of newspaper pages dating from the 1840s to the 1920s. Research the cumberland county historical society’s archives and library is the perfect place to spend the day for the genealogist, local historian, scholar, or student. Search 56 billion genealogy records including newspaper articles, obituaries, marriages, births, passenger lists, arrests, divorces, war casualties and more.
Primary sources for historical research not published subject: history they will give you more detailed information on primary sources in general, on finding historical newspapers and magazines, on finding primary sources beyond randall library, and on more specific topics in history primary, secondary, and tertiary sources. Newspapers can serve as useful primary sources for historical research they reflect the time period in which they were created, and provide a glimpe into society at the time. Research underpins the entire colonial williamsburg experience discover our latest projects, learn about various areas of research, explore our online resources, or use materials from the library. World history research papers topics ranging from world wars to an individual country's history, paper masters helps write great college research papers in world history sometimes students can be overwhelmed with so much information that they cannot whittle it down to a concise topic for a research paper.