Archives for June 2012

Library makes available ‘African American Newspapers, 1827-1998’

The University of Delaware Library announces the online access to a much acclaimed new database, African American Newspapers, 1827-1998, which will provide online access to approximately 270 U.S. newspapers chronicling a century and a half of the African American experience. This unique collection features newspapers from more than 35 states -- including many rare and historically significant 19th century titles. Newly digitized, these newspapers initially published by or for African Americans can now be browsed and searched as never before. African American Newspapers, 1827-1998, is … [Read more...]