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News & Newspapers: A Guide to Library Research


The Thompson Library has access to many different newspapers and collections, ranging from the 1700s to today, and spanning the globe. This page points you to historical news. (Newspapers or articles of current interest can be found on the Current News: Overview page on this guide.)

Search Newspapers

With Newspaper Search, you can find articles in thousands of newspapers, past and present. Specialized collections are listed on this guide. Tips:

  • Once you do a search, you can add a date range to filter the results (e.g., 1980 – 2010).
  • The Flint Journal is not included in Primo VE Newspapers.

Flint Area and Michigan News Sources

Historical National News Sources

Historical News Sources Around the World