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New Resource: World Newspaper Archive
The Libraries have recently acquired access to World Newspaper Archive: African Newspapers
This collection provides access to more than 40 fully searchable African newspapers published between 1800 and 1922. African Newspapers features titles from Ghana, Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, South Africa, Uganda, and Zimbabwe. Languages include English, German, French, Portuguese, Afrikaans, Xhosa, Sotho, and others.
How to Find Newspapers - By Title
Look under Journal Title in the library catalog. Records for newspapers will tell you where to find current paper issues and older years on microfilm. Some newspaper records can be quite complicated, as newspapers may have many title or publication changes.
Finding Newspapers by Place of Publication
For Arkansas papers:
Use our Arkansas Newspaper Search to locate papers by county or city.
For Arkansas newspapers outside out collection, the following book has an index by county:
Brendel, Shirley J. Arkansas Newspapers. Fayetteville, AR: University Libraries, 1987. REF DESK Z 6952 .A8 A74 1987.
You can also use the Newspaper Search at the Arkansas History Commission to view their newspaper holdings by county and city.
For other U.S. newspapers:
Search in InfoLinks under place name as subject, e.g.,
United States [county] [city]
United States Oklahoma Muskogee
United States Georgia Fulton Atlanta
For foreign newspapers:
Try a keyword search with place name and keyword newspapers, e.g.
(london or britain) and newspapers
For newspapers outside our collection, use a printed catalog such as:
Newspapers in Microform. 3v. Washington, DC: Library of Congress, 1973‐. REF DESK Z 6951 .U469. Lists newspapers held in U.S. libraries by country, state, and city.
Arkansas Union List of Newspapers. Fayetteville, AR: University Libraries, 1993. REF DESK Z 6952 .A8 .A75. (Note that this list does not include foreign newspapers).
Finding Newspapers by Date of Publication
Use our Arkansas Newspaper Search to locate papers by decade in our library.
For papers outside of Arkansas or outside of our collection, you can browse the date indexes in:
Brendel, Shirley J. Arkansas Newspapers. Fayetteville, AR: University Libraries, 1987. REF DESK Z 6952
.A8 A74 1987.
Lathern, Edward Connery. Chronological tables of American Newspapers, 1690 1820. Worcester, MA: American Antiquarian Society. REF Z 6951 .L3.
You will then have to check InfoLinks to see if we own those newspapers. Note that these tools may list titles not in our library.