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Pennsylvania Newspapers

A list of Pennsylvania newspapers owned by or accessible through the State Library of Pennsylvania.

NewspaperArchive has newspaper pages from 1607 to present.  Every newspaper in the archive is fully searchable by keyword and date.  Because newspapers frequently changed titles, merged, and split, similar newspaper titles may be found under one title entry.


Home page of newspaper archive.


Browse by location is an easy-to-use feature to quickly identify the publications in the collection that occur within a specific country, state, or city.


Browse by location screen for Newspaper Archive Database.


Browse by date lets you explore the archives by century, and refine by year within that century.

Browse newspaper archive by century screen for Newspaper Archive database.

An Advanced Search lets you search by name, keyword, location, and date.


Advanced search screen for Newspaper Archive database.


Publications links to a directory displaying new and updated titles.  Search the list by location, date range, and newspaper name.


All newspapers directory screen for Newspaper Archive database.