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Historic & Current Newspapers

Looking for a newspaper covering local or historical news? Look no further than this list of resources!

For help accessing any of the links on this page, please call us at 631-725-0049 or email info@johnjermain.org


The American Hebrew and Jewish Messenger   Brooklyn Newstand Logo   HRVH Newspapers Logo
American Hebrew and Jewish Messenger
 
Brooklyn Newsstand
 
Hudson River Valley Historical Newspapers
This historical newspaper provides genealogists, researchers and scholars with online, easily-searchable first-hand accounts and unparalleled coverage of the politics, society and events of the time. Coverage: 1857 – 1922.  

The Brooklyn Public Library’s digital newspapers including the Brooklyn Eagle, Brooklyn Life, and Activities of the Long Island Society.

 
  Access to digitized copies of historical newspapers from the Hudson River Valley region of New York State.

**Free, but requires registration.

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Gale OneFile: News Database Logo   New York Amsterdam News   New York State Historic Newspapers Logo
GALE OneFile: News
  New York Amsterdam News   New York State Historic Newspapers
Access to several major American newspapers including The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Christian Science Monitor, Los Angeles Times and The Washington Post.   Access to full articles in the New York Amsterdam News (1922-1993), one of the nation’s leading black newspapers of the 20th century and one of New York’s most influential black-owned institutions.

 

  Access to a wide range of historical newspapers that reflect New York’s unique history. Search by newspaper title, publishing date, or keywords for content.

 

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NYT Current   The New York Times Historical Logo   Newsday Logo
New York Times (1980-Current)  
The New York Times (Historical)
 
Newsday (1985-Current)
Full text of The New York Times late edition. Access to complete articles from 1980 onward including the Book Review and Magazine sections.   Access to full text articles of The New York Times from 1851-2017. Each article is in PDF format and includes images. Find obituaries and death notices back to 1851.   Access to local and Long Island regional news stories and articles covering 1985 – current.
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Newsday Historical Logo   Proquest/US Newsstream   NYT Current
Newsday (Historical)
 
ProQuest U.S. Newsstream
 
Suffolk Historic Newspapers
Access to local and Long Island regional news stories and articles covering 1940 – 1993.   Proquest/US Newsstream provides access to local, regional, and national newspapers (1980-current).  

Access to local newspapers covering nearly 100 years of Suffolk County, NY history. Including obituaries.  

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The Wall Street Journal (1984-Current)
 
The Wall Street Journal (Historical)
   
Access to full text articles from The Wall Street Journal from 1984 through today.   Access to full text articles from The Wall Street Journal  from 1889 through 2004.    
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