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HIST 3301 (Dr. Elizabeth Clark): Historical Methods

Current Newspaper Coverage Online

Digitized Historical Newspapers


With the exception of current issues, when available, the following newspapers are on microfilm. Microfilm reader/printers are available in Periodicals. Copies may be made using your Buffalo Gold card.

Indexes for both The New York Times and The Times (London) are located in the Microforms room of the Periodicals department. Ask at the Periodicals Desk for their location.

Check the catalog for detailed availability and dates of newspapers located in Periodicals or browse the newspaper microfilm cabinets.

  • Amarillo Globe-News and its predecessor (Jan. 1960-present, with some gaps)
  • Austin American and Austin American-Statesman (1914-1976)
  • Canyon News and its predecessors (1901-present, with some gaps)
  • Christian Science Monitor (Nov. 1908-present); Index: 1950-present
  • Dallas Morning News (Oct. 1885-1996)
  • Japan Times (1941-44; 1968-1977). [1998 to present online.]
  • Nashville Tennessean (1912-1925)
  • New York Times (Sep. 18, 1851-present); Index: Sep. 1851-present
  • Pittsburgh Courier (1923-1965) and New Pittsburgh Courier (1966-1992)
  • St. Louis Post-Dispatch (1945-1977)
  • Times -- London (Jan. 1788-present) ; formerly Daily Universal Register (1785-1787); Index: 1790-present
  • Tulia Herald (1918-1979, with some gaps)
  • Wall Street Journal (Jul. 1889-present); Index: 1955-present
  • Washington Post (1954-1978)

We also have many newspapers with fewer than ten years of coverage, often in the 19th or early 20th century.

These include the Albany Echo, Albany Star, Angleton Times, Aspen Times, Dubuque Daily Times-Journal, Guymon Herald, Indianapolis Journal, Los Angeles Times, Macon Daily Telegraph, Memphis Daily Appeal, and Mobile Daily Register.