World Newspaper Archive  Connect to World Newspaper Archive
Access: Internet-delivered database. There are three ways to connect:
  1. from a public computer in the University of Delaware Library
  2. from a University of Delaware campus connection in your dorm, lab, or office
  3. from an off-campus connection (University of Delaware ID required)

The World Newspaper Archive is a collection of historic newspapers from Africa, Latin America, South Asia, and United States. It represents a collaborative effort of Center for Research Libraries member institutions and Readex, a division of NewsBank, to preserve and provide persistent access to historical newspapers from around the globe.


The World Newspaper Archive consists of four components:
Coverage: 19th and early 20th centuries
Personalization: “My Collection”
Notes: The University of Delaware Library is a charter participant in this project.
Help: Click on “Help” in the upper right of the screen. For further assistance, Ask the Library.
Related Resources: Resources for African Studies, Resources for Asian Studies, Resources for Latin American Studies, Resources for Newspapers
Users: unlimited concurrent users
Producer: Readex, a division of Newsbank, in cooperation with the Center for Research Libraries

This page is maintained by Erin Daix, Collection Development Department.

Last modified: 05/15/14