Newspapers

Clearwater Sun Newspaper Collection

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The Clearwater Sun newspaper was published from May 1, 1914 to July 27, 1989. Issues are available on microfilm from 1925-1989 at the Clearwater Main Library and online at pinellasmemory.org. Cataloging and processing digital copies from the microfilm is an ongoing staff- and volunteer-driven project. Please contact the library to request research assistance.

 

GALE Florida newspaper database


Florida Newspaper Database

Search for full-text articles from over 50 state and local newspapers, including Florida Trend, Miami Herald, Orlando Sentinel, Tampa Bay Business Journal, and the St. Petersburg/Tampa Bay Times. Available dates vary by publication.

**Please use your library card number as the password when asked.**

Access: Any Florida Cardholder


ProQuest Historical Black Newspapers

ProQuest. Start here.

Historical Black Newspapers provide cultural perspective and insight to the events that shaped the United States. Covering everything from major events to everyday life, these titles are invaluable research tools for studying American history and African-American culture, history, politics, and art.

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ProQuest Historical Florida Newspapers

ProQuest. Start here.

Historical Florida Newspapers empower researchers to digitally travel back through centuries to become eyewitnesses to local and regional history. From leading issues and events, like the U.S. Civil War, immigration, industrial developments, and race relations; to international, local and regional politics, the U.S. State Collections reveal state and local news coverage valued by researchers. Each title includes the complete paper, cover-to-cover, with full-page images in easily downloadable PDF format.

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Library of Congress Newspaper Navigator

Library of Congress Newspaper Navigator

Search 1.56 million historic newspaper photos. Newspaper Navigator is a project of the Innovator in Residence Program at the Library of Congress. The goals of Newspaper Navigator are 1) to extract visual content from 16+ million pages of digitized historic American newspapers in Chronicling America and 2) re-imagine how members of the American public can search the visual content using machine-learning techniques. All Newspaper Navigator photos are in the public domain.


The New York Times

Enjoy Complimentary Access to NYTimes.com

Enjoy complimentary access to The New York Times online with your Clearwater library card: 1) Click the link above or to the right, 2) Click "Redeem ", 3) Create an account or login with an existing account, 4) Enjoy 24 hours of access.

NOTE: You'll have to return to the Library's Databases page after the 24 hours expire to generate a new access code. It's recommended you bookmark this page.

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Safety Harbor Herald Collection

This collection, maintained by the Safety Harbor Library, contains digitized, searchable issues of the Safety Harbor Herald ranging from 1919 through 1989.

 


St. Petersburg/Tampa Bay Times, 1901-recent

St. Petersburg Times

Search through more than 100 years of St. Petersburg Times/Tampa Bay Times newspapers. Full-text searching for all available issues. You can download PDF versions of issues for later research.

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Tampa Bay Times Collection

Search the Tampa Bay Times collection. NewsBank.

Search through current and past Tampa Bay Times articles, blogs, and web exclusives. Coverage for the print edition runs from 1987-present and includes both full-text search and images for the current year's issues. Web content is covered from 2002-present and blogs are covered from 2005-present. Content can be downloaded for later reading.

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The Wall Street Journal

The Wall Street Journal

Access The Wall Street Journal from anywhere! Simply click below to create your account, and you can start using wsj.com immediately. Your access will be available for the next 3 days. After 3 days, simply come back and click the above link again and login as an existing user with the same username and password you originally created.

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The Washington Post

The Washington Post

Access The Washington Post on the go! Just click below to create your account, and you can start reading immediately. Your access will be available for the next 7 days. After 7 days, come back and click the above link again and login as an existing user with the same username and password you originally created.

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