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Historical news sources

The listed databases provide full-text, historical news articles: newspapers, magazines, and other historical publications. Use these databases to find contemporary news accounts, reviews, biographies, advertising, and illustrations. See also the list of databases that index citations of news articles, but do not provide full text.

General news sources | Historical news sources | Citation-only news databases

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