California newspaper collections listed first. For more newspapers, including historical archives, please visit Articles & Databases.
A collection of California historical newspapers — including the American Sentinel, California Star, Daily Globe, Evening Post, Oakland Daily News, San Francisco Bulletin, San Francisco Chronicle, San Francisco Evening Journal, Weekly Alta California, and others from 1847 to 2017.
Access full page and article images with searchable full text of the historical San Francisco Chronicle from 1865 to 2017+. Note: Some article images may still be unavailable.
Access full page and article images with searchable full text from 1965 to 2007.
Full text coverage of national, international, and local news, 1985 to current. Links to additional collections with article images appear below.
New York Times Online (In-Library Access)
Access the online version of New York Times, courtesy of the California State Library. Note: Some sections are only available to paid subscribers.
Choose from 4000 newspapers from 100 countries in 60 languages, many providing same-day publication with a 60-day back file. Searchable by country, title, and date. PressReader stations are also available at the eNewsCenter, Magazines & Newspapers Center at the Main Library. Check our FAQ for more information.
Access full-text articles and abstracts from The Wall Street Journal, 1984 to present. Also available: The Wall Street Journal Online, 2010 to present.
Nonprofit consumer organization providing information to help consumers make smarter choices. Checkbook surveys consumers and evaluates the quality and prices of local services and products.
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Stream popular digital magazine titles online from a computer or download them to a smartphone or tablet using the mobile app for offline reading.