Historical Index to The New York Times  Connect to Historical Index to The New York Times
Also known as: New York Times Index
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Provides complete indexing to The New York Times newspaper from 1851 to 1922.

This index to The New York Times is a component of the Historical Newspapers Online database.

Coverage: 1851-1922
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Related Resources:

New York Times articles and indexing of the New York Times are available in a number of resources in the Library:

  1. The New York Times (ProQuest Historical Newspapers) provides full page and article images with searchable full text of the New York Times back to the first issue. (There is no index.)
  2. Full text of New York Times articles from 1995 to the present is available in Academic OneFile.
  3. LexisNexis Academic provides abstracts of articles in the New York Times (Final New York City Edition) from January 1, 1969 to May 31, 1980 and full text from June 1, 1980 to the present.
  4. Indexing of older issues is available in the Historical Index to the New York Times (1851-1922).
  5. Complete indexing for the entire length of time the newspaper has been published is available in the print New York Times Index (Ref AI21 .N44) (1851 to the present).

Current paper issues of the New York Times are available in the Periodicals Room, Morris Library. Older issues are available on microfilm (Microfilm S 4). A variant edition of the newspaper is available on the Internet as the New York Times on the Web.

Users: unlimited concurrent users
Producer: ProQuest Information and Learning Company

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Last modified: 05/19/14