Answered By: Ruth Steele
Last Updated: Apr 30, 2019     Views: 543

A few suggestions:

Online subscription newspapers through WWU Libraries.

Western Libraries Microform Collection.  Contains a variety of newspapers, listed by title in the Libraries' online catalog. This includes NewsBank, a microfiche collection of news articles gleaned from newspapers around the country between 1970 and 1996.

Underground Newspaper Collection. Radical counter-culture and New Left publications from all areas of the United States and some foreign countries covering the years 1963-1973. Titles include the Berkeley Barb, Chicago Seed, Georgia Straight, Electric Newspaper, Anarchist Weekly Freedom, Faculty Peace News, among dozens of others.

Center for Pacific Northwest Studies Newspaper Collection. An extensive collection of local area newspapers dating from the late 1870s to 1980s (most are in original form).

At the Bellingham Public Library, the Bellingham Herald is indexed from July 1, 1992 to December 31, 2005. The Bellingham Business Journal is indexed from January 1999 to December 2005. A print index for the Bellingham Herald covering January 1988 through June 30, 1992 is available at the Bellingham Public Library. (This is only an index. Searches do not search or retrieve full text articles.)

Washington State Library Newspaper Collections. Washington State Library collections include current issues on paper and historic newspapers on microfilm with some searchable online.  Note that many of these microfilmed newspapers may be borrowed via InterLibrary Loan. The Washington State Library's ongoing "Online Pioneer Newspaper" project provides access to a limited number of Washington newspapers from the Territorial Period.

Washington State Union List of Newspapers on Microfilm. Published in 1991 by the Washington State Library.

Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers. Project supported by the Library of Congress and National Endowment for the Humanities.

WWU Western Front Historical Collection of student newspapers through 2009. Print copies of the Western Front from 2009 - 2014 are available in the Library.