Historical News Sources

Caribbean Newspapers. Series I, 1718-1876

Description

Created in cooperation with the American Antiquarian Society, Caribbean Newspapers includes more than 140 newspapers from 22 islands. Most of these newspapers were published in the English language, but a number of Spanish-, French-, and Danish-language titles are also provided.  Countries represented include Antigua, Bahamas, Barbados, Cuba, Curaçao, Dominica, Grenada, Guadaloupe, Haiti, Jamaica, Martinique, Montserrat, Nevis, Puerto Rico, St. Bartholomew, St. Christopher, St. Lucia, St. Vincent, Tobago, Trinidad, and the Virgin Islands. Also found within this resource are newspapers from Bermuda, an island not technically part of the Caribbean, but situated on shipping routes between Europe and this region and integrally related to this region.

Type
Newspaper(s)
Coverage
1718-1876
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/31428
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
Subjects

American Jewish Newspapers

Alternative Titles
ProQuest Historical Newspapers: American Jewish Newspapers, AJN, PQHN, American Israelite, Jewish Advocate, American Hebrew and Jewish Messenger, Jewish Exponent
Description

Searchable access to the complete backfiles of four major American Jewish newspapers. Every issue of each paper is reproduced in full page images, digitized from microfilm. Advertisements and articles are indexed.

This collection includes:

Titles may be searched individually or as a collection, as well as in combination with the other ProQuest Historical Newspaper titles. The ProQuest News & Current Events collection enables searching across all current and historical newspapers, including those listed here.

Type
Article Index
Newspaper(s)
Coverage
1854-2000
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/31379
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
Subjects

Toronto Star, 1894-2012

Alternative Titles
Proquest Historical Newspapers: Toronto Star, Toronto Daily Star, Evening Star, TS, PQHN
Description

Searchable access to the backfile of the Toronto Star, covering the period from 1894-2012. Complete full text of every issue is reproduced in full page images, digitized from microfilm. Advertisements and articles are indexed.

For current or recent coverage: The ProQuest Newsstand provides full text access to articles from The Toronto Star for the period from 1985-present. The ProQuest News & Current Events collection enables searching across current and historical versions of this and other newspapers.

Type
Article Index
Newspaper(s)
Coverage
1894-2012
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/31377
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
Subjects

The Globe and Mail, 1844-2010

Alternative Titles
Proquest Historical Newspapers: The Globe and Mail, The Globe, Mail and Empire, Toronto Globe and Mail, TGM, PQHN
Description

Searchable access to the backfile of The Globe and Mail, covering the period from 1844-2010. The Globe and Mail is published in Toronto and serves as a national newspaper for Canada. Complete full text of every issue is reproduced in full page images, digitized from microfilm. Advertisements and articles are indexed.

For recent or current coverage: The ProQuest Newsstand provides full text access to The Globe and Mail for the period from 1977-present. The ProQuest News & Current Events collection allows searching across the current and historical versions of this and other newspapers. 

Type
Article Index
Newspaper(s)
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/31375
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
Subjects

San Francisco Chronicle, 1865-1922

Alternative Titles
Daily Dramatic Chronicle, Daily Morning Chronicle, SF Chronicle, Chronicle, Proquest Historical Newspapers: San Francisco Chronicle, SFC, PQHN
Description

Searchable access to the backfile of the San Francisco Chronicle, covering the period from 1865-1922. Complete full text of every issue is reproduced in full page images, digitized from microfilm. Advertisements and articles are indexed.

For recent or current coverage: Access World News provides full text access to articles from the San Francisco Chronicle for the period from 1985-present. The Proquest Newsstand indexes the San Francisco Chronicle for the period from 1989-2011, but does not include full text.

Type
Article Index
Newspaper(s)
Coverage
1865-1922
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/31373
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
Subjects

Boston Globe, 1872-1982

Alternative Titles
Proquest Historical Newspapers: Boston Globe, The Globe, BG, Boston Daily Globe, PQHN
Description

Searchable access to the backfile of the Boston Globe, covering the period from 1872-1982. Complete full text of every issue is reproduced in full page images, digitized from microfilm. Advertisements and articles are indexed.

For recent or current coverage: The Proquest Newsstand provides full text access to articles from the Boston Globe, for the period from 1980-present. The Proquest News & Current Events collection enables searching across the current and historical versions of this and other newspapers.

Type
Article Index
Newspaper(s)
Coverage
1872-1982
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/31371
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
Subjects

St. Louis Post-Dispatch, 1874-1922

Alternative Titles
Proquest Historical Newspapers: St. Louis Post-Dispatch, St. Louis Post and Dispatch, SLPD, PQHN
Description

Searchable access to the backfile of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, covering the period from 1874-1922. Complete full text of every issue is reproduced in page images, digitized from microfilm. Advertisements and articles are indexed.

For recent or current coverage: The Proquest Newsstand provides full text access to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch for the period from 1988-present. The Proquest News & Current Events collection allows searching across the current and historical versions of this and other newspapers. 

Type
Article Index
Newspaper(s)
Coverage
1874-1922
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/31367
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
Subjects

Chinese Periodical Full-text Database (1911-1949)

Alternative Titles
民国时期中文期刊全文资料库
Description

This fully-searchable database covers approximately 10,000,000 articles in over 25,000 titles of periodicals published between 1911 and 1949 in China.  Language: Chinese.

Type
Database
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/30872
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
Subjects

American Jewess

Description

A digital reproduction of the 8 volumes of The American Jewess, the first English-language periodical targeted to American Jewish women, covering an evocative range of topics that ranged from women's place in the synagogue to whether women should ride bicycles.

Type
E-Journal(s)
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/30848
Access
Open access for all usersOpen access for all users
Subjects

The Women's Wear Daily Archive

Alternative Titles
WWD, Women's Wear Daily
Description

A comprehensive archive of Women’s Wear Daily, from the first issue in 1910 to material from within the last twelve months, reproduced in high-resolution images. Every page, article, advertisement and cover has been included, with searchable text and indexing. The Women’s Wear Daily Archive preserves one of the fashion industry's most prominent trade publications and influential reads. Key moments in the history of the industry, as well as major designers, brands, retailers and advertisers are all covered in this publication of record.

Type
Article Index
E-Journal(s)
Images
Coverage
1910 - within past 12 months
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/30749
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
Subjects

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