Current access to over 2,800 titles from the US and across the world, plus archival access to many of the same titles. Covers newspapers, newswires, and transcripts in 13 different languages.
Searchable full-text database of Lafayette's college newspaper.
The full text of the Morning Call, Allentown's local daily newspaper.
Cover-to-cover, full image backfile of the New York Times from the first issue through 2014.
New York Times website. To access articles beyond the 10 per month that NYT makes freely available, use Lafayette's "passes": visit NYTimes.com/passes and use your Lafayette email address to create an account and/or log on. After registering, students have full access through December of their graduation year. Faculty and staff will claim a pass that can be renewed after 364 days.
Cover-to-cover, full image backfiles of the New York Times (1851-2014), Chicago Tribune (1849-1994), Los Angeles Times (1881-1994), Philadelphia Inquirer (1860-2001), Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (1786-2003), Wall Street Journal (1889-2000), and Washington Post (1877-2001).
Full text of African American newspapers from the 19th century.
Collection of digitized newspapers from 21 countries across Africa during the years 1800-1925, covering "repercussions of the Atlantic slave trade, life under colonial rule and the results of the Berlin Conference to the emergence of Black journalism, the Zulu Wars and the rejection of Western imperialism." Mostly in English, but other languages include Afrikaans, French, German, Malagasy, Portuguese, Sotho, Tswana, Xhosa, and Zulu.
Interface that allows you to search across three digitized newspaper collections: Early American Newspapers Series 1, 1690-1876; African American Newspapers, 1827-1998 and Hispanic American Newspapers, 1808-1980.
Full text of the Brooklyn Daily Eagle (1841 – 1955) and Brooklyn Life (1890 – 1924).
Digital collection of early English news media from the 17th and 18th centuries. Includes pamphlets, broadsides, periodicals, and an extensive collection of London newspapers.
Electronic backfile of the Chicago Tribune from the first issue through 1994.
Allows you to search and view newspaper pages from 1836-1922 and find information about American newspapers published between 1690-present. From the Library of Congress.
Digital archive of German-language Jewish newspapers and periodicals, ca. 1768 - 1938, in Germany, Austria, and elsewhere in Central Europe. Covers religious, political, social, cultural, and academic aspects of Jewish life.
Digitized collection of Spanish-language newspapers printed in the U.S. during the 19th and 20th centuries. Includes many titles published bilingually in Spanish and English.
Magazines, newsletters, and newspapers of the U.S. alternative press spanning the 1960s to the 1980s. Includes feminist and LGBT periodicals, the minority press (Latino, Black and Native American), the extreme right-wing press, the GI press, small literary magazines, and underground newspapers.
Database of Japanese sources, including Asahi Shimbun, a major Japanese newspaper, from 1879-present (Full-text searching is available only from 1985 on). Also includes two weekly magazines, AERA and Shukan Asahi; a historical photo archive of 10,000 photos mostly taken in Asia during World War II; the pictorial magazine Asahi Graph (1923-45); two reference sources: Who's Who database and Dictionary Chiezo; and an English language news database.
Collection of digitized Latin American newspapers published in the 19th and early 20th centuries. Features titles from Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Cuba, Guatemala, Mexico, Peru, Venezuela and elsewhere. Most of the content is in Spanish, with some in Portuguese or English.
Electronic edition of The Times of London.
Electronic backfile of the Los Angeles Times from the first issue through 1994.
Gateway to digitized full-text historic newspapers from foreign countries and the U.S. (Note that resources followed by a dollar sign are subscription resources and may not be available at Lafayette.)
Gateway to online digitized historical newspaper content from newspapers published in the United States and the Caribbean.
Searchable full text of some Pennsylvania newspapers from 1831 to 1877. From the Penn State Libraries.
Coverage: 1860 - 2001
Cover-to-cover, full image backfile of the Philadelphia Inquirer from the first issue through 2001.
Cover-to-cover, full image backfile of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette from the first issue through 2003.
Electronic backfile of the South China Morning Post, an English-language newspaper published in Hong Kong, from the first issue through 1998.
Electronic backfile of the Wall Street Journal from the first issue through 2000.
Cover-to-cover, full image backfile of the Washington Post from the first issue through 2001.
Digital archive of The Yomiuri Shimbun, the leading Japanese daily newspaper. Covers the years 1874-present, and includes The Japan News, the English-language version of The Yomiuri Shimbun, from 1989-present.