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News resources: Historical Newspapers

A guide to current news subscriptions available to LSU Law students.

ProQuest Historical New York Times

The Historical New York Times with Index (1851-1993) provides search capability using subject terms and topics for focused and targeted results in combination with searchable full text, full page, and article-level images from the Historical New York Times (1851-2018).

Historical Louisiana newspapers

Search over 300 current and historical newspapers from all over Louisiana via (Provided by LSU Libraries)

America's Historical Newspapers

America's Historical Newspapers includes newspapers from all 50 states.


  • African American Newspapers from 1827-1998
  • Hispanic American Newspapers from 1808-1980
  • Early American Newspapers from 1758-1922


Wall Street Journal (1984-present)

The Historical Wall Street Journal has comprehensive coverage back to 1984 with indexing.


NewsBank provides access to:

  • Access World News (local, regional, national and international newspapers and news sources)
  • Archive of Americana America's Historical Imprints America's Historical Newspapers
  • African American Newspapers, 1827-1998
  • American State Papers, 1789-1838
  • U.S. Congressional Serial Set, 1817-1994 Serial Set Maps
  • Foreign Broadcast Information Service (FBIS) Daily Reports
  • Latin American Newspapers, Series 1 and 2, 1805-1922

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